Shelby Bottoms Greenway, Nashville

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#12 of 17 in Parks in Nashville
Shelby Bottoms Nature Center(SBNC) is an Earthcraft Certified, sustainably constructed nature center open to the public for field trips, free public programs and walk-in visitation. Located in a 935 acre urban natural area,the Shelby Bottoms Greenway & Nature Park, SBNC naturalists use the Park as an outdoor laboratory to introduce visitors to interesting nature topics, share knowledge of the Park's natural and cultural history, and have a fun experience in the outdoors. The Nature Center campus includes a rain garden, a teaching garden, a short trail, porches for viewing the Cumberland River, bike racks, restrooms and water fountains, Nashville B-cycle station, access to the Park's 5 miles each of paved and primitive trails, and a Natural Play area for children.
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  • Wonderful large park. We stayed on the east side of the Cumberland river, Opry side, so we parked at two river park, and We took the bridge under the highway to get to the park. Beautiful trails, pave...  more »
  • So close to downtown, east Nashville, and the hubub of city living, here's another oasis of cool, leafy paths you can bike or walk among. Plus, it's free. It tends to be fairly underpopulated, even on...  more »
  • This is a small city park no problem with that. To me they have lots of trails but no clear good view of the river. Which is kind of a shock. They had a boat ramp but there where people hanging around...  more »

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