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Shelby Farms Park

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500 N Pine Lake Dr, Memphis, TN 38134-7970
+1 901-222-7275
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Wonderful Surprise!

We stumbled upon Shelby farms park when we were looking for something to do on a business trip to... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2017
Leezah62
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Crossville, Tennessee
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Neglected

The picnic area we were at was a bit deteriorated. Lots of mosquitos (Picnic Area 5) bring your bug... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2017
linda s
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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“paddle boats” (31 reviews)
“zip line” (17 reviews)
“walking trails” (15 reviews)
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500 N Pine Lake Dr, Memphis, TN 38134-7970
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Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon Shelby farms park when we were looking for something to do on a business trip to Memphis. What a great park! Very clean, lots of parking and was nice to see it being used. Great 2 mile paved walkway around lake. Paved...More

Thank Leezah62
Reviewed June 27, 2017

The picnic area we were at was a bit deteriorated. Lots of mosquitos (Picnic Area 5) bring your bug spray. Everything here costs. canoes, horseback riding, etc. I was disappointed.

Thank linda s
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

Looking for an outside space to chill when in the Memphis area? Look no further ... an expanse of well maintained parkland ... facilities to canoe, walk, cycle etc Nice cafe to purchase food & drink. Chairs to sit on , trees to hide under...More

Thank charlieboychik
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Nice place. Great for spending a day with the family. Hiking, bicycling, disc golf, sightseeing ... lots of things to do.

Thank Jose C
Reviewed June 14, 2017

My husband and I were impressed with the quality of the playground. My son had a great time. There is a large sand box (sand pit?), climbing ropes, swings, and slides. It was clean and well-maintained. We'll be back!

Thank GoodLittleTraveler4
Reviewed June 13, 2017

We were going to visit this park one afternoon while in Memphis, we liked it so much we came back for another afternoon. There was so much to do at this park that we could have come back daily for a week and not repeated...More

1  Thank LaquitaO
Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

The staff is friendly. The horses were friendly and the ride takes about an hour. I've been horseback riding before and this one seemed just like all the other ones. They have volunteers that help out and they were friendly as well. Overall, Shelby Farms...More

Thank arina_boo
Reviewed June 9, 2017

My sister told us about it, otherwise we would have never known it was in the park. Boy, there looks like there is just so much to do at Shelby Farms! We can't wait to come back soon! The playground was really great! Neat slides,...More

Thank jimvad
Reviewed June 7, 2017

This is a great park for being in a city. It is extremely large and the renovations that have been done look recent. There is a restaurant that over looks the lake and has a wonderufl patio. They say you cannot have pets there but,...More

1  Thank RANDLE R
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Wow. Loved this very large park. Park is larger than Central Park in NY. Miles and Miles of unpaved and paved walking/hiking/biking trails. Very nice visitors center with restrooms and a small cafe. Beautiful lake in the middle of the park. Bison / Buffalo occupy...More

Thank Love2Explr
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Julie Anne C
November 5, 2017|
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Response from Janet R | Reviewed this property |
No camping available...but truly worth the visit with lots of outdoor things to do...don't miss this one!!!
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Laura T
October 26, 2016|
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Response from Lee L | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can rent shelters.
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Tomáš H
August 9, 2015|
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Response from Usozzie | Reviewed this property |
I second lilo723's answer. No swimming allowed on the property.
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