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Radnor Lake State Park

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The park is near a residential area tucked away off the main road. You can chose the length of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
412alisonv
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Berry Hill, Tennessee
Great place to hike

Fresh air and views, especially lots of deer. Beautiful lake, some elevation gain if desired... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
renat6
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Pawtucket, Rhode Island
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“beautiful lake”(21 reviews)
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This park is over 1300 acres in size and houses a uniquely diverse range of biodiversity, making it great for nature observation. There are 6+ miles of trails in this day-use only park. Opportunities to learn about the biodiversity here are...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1160 Otter Creek Rd, Nashville, TN 37220-1700
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Reviewed yesterday

The park is near a residential area tucked away off the main road. You can chose the length of your walk from 1/2 mile to around 4 miles that wind around the lake and through the woods. Lots of benches dotted along the way if...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 412alisonv
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fresh air and views, especially lots of deer. Beautiful lake, some elevation gain if desired. Parking can be tough on weekends.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank renat6
Reviewed 1 week ago

People everywhere, traffic all the time, lights flashing. In a city as busy and crowded as Nashville….this place is a MUST in order to slow the pace of life down. A simple walk around the lake can easily be done within the hour and is...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank AStriefler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love going here all times of the year. The hiking trails offer miles of trails for both easy hiking and for those wanting more of a workout. The wildlife here is amazing.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank nnashtn
Tennessee S, Owner at Radnor Lake State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are glad you enjoyed your time on the trails. Thanks for the review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Radnor Lake State Park was a nice side trip from Nashville. The trails are in great shape, and we enjoyed the fresh air, scenery and exercise.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Sandy L
Tennessee S, Owner at Radnor Lake State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are glad you enjoyed your experience at Tennessee State Parks. Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I usually like to go hiking/walking to be in a lovely tranquil, quiet spot away from people. Radnor used to be this. They have amazing trails, for all abilities, but the parking is a hassle AND if you go on a weekend, you are seriously...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Claudel2653
Tennessee S, Owner at Radnor Lake State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review and the kind words about our trails. Your review is reflective of the growth of Middle Tennessee the past few years as we are all feeling the increase of park visitation which increased by about 500,000 visitors since 2015. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tucked away but not far from town is this secluded nature preserve area with east and west parking areas. We parked at the East parking lot and did a easy hike on a mulched trail around the lake, Seen a lot of snapping turtles in...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Steven B
Tennessee S, Owner at Radnor Lake State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are glad you enjoyed your experience at Tennessee State Parks. Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

always catch a deer or 2, love walking the peaceful nature trails . Always a refreshing time when I go, you can't go wrong here

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank penny s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During our visit, we saw so much wildlife including deer, turkeys, owls, turtles, etc. As we made our way around the trails, just right off the path maybe 20 feet away you'd spot four, five, six deer just munching away on leaves. They keep their...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ChrisLuker1976
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The eco trails are not for pets but the blocked off private street trail is great also. Nice hike up with kids, pets and then back down.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank IwheretogonowI
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Kasey L
February 21, 2017|
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Response from Brucelj1 | Reviewed this property |
No access which is a shame I would love to kayak there!
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December 28, 2016|
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Response from Karen M | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so.
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