Watauga Lake

There are many water activities at Watauga Lake: power boating, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, parasailing, water skiing, jet skiing, fishing, and wakeboarding. Watauga Lake can be accessed at several public and private boat ramps and marinas for a nominal fee ($5 or less).

Winged Deer Park

winged deer park
Winged Deer Park is a 200-acre district park located in Johnson City. Amenities include five lighted softball fields, scorer’s tower and restroom, three lighted soccer […]

Bays Mountain Park and Planetarium

Bays Mountain Park and Planetarium is a 3,550-acre nature preserve located 3 miles off I-26. The park features a picturesque 44-acre lake, hiking trails, a Nature Center with a state-of-the-art Planetarium Theater, and animal habitats featuring wolves, bobcats, raptors, and reptiles.

Roan Mountain State Park

Roan Mountain State Park encompasses more than 2,000 acres dominated by rich hardwood forests along rugged ridges at the base of the majestic Roan Mountain. […]

Rocky Fork State Park

Rocky Fork State Park encompasses 2,076 acres of scenic wilderness in Unicoi County, in the southern Appalachian Mountains of East Tennessee. As part of the […]