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Fall Chuck Wagon Races

2020-02-25T13:37:08-06:00|

Championship Chuckwagon Racing at its best! Wild West Show! Cattle penning and sorting! Miles of organized trail riding! Concerts! Karoke contest! Extreme Cowgirl Competition! Obstacle course competition! Shop in western town! Tour Loretta’s mansion and museum and much much more!

Yamaha XTR Trail Ride

2020-02-25T13:20:26-06:00|

The XT-Reme Terrain Challenge is returning to Loretta Lynn’s Off-Road Ranch October 4-6, and we’re lining up fellow Wolverine, YXZ, and now Grizzly owners to put their Proven Off-Road machines to the test on new trails and obstacles. We loved having you out last year, so lock in the opportunity to REALize Your Adventure all over again, enjoying the festivities and hanging out with Yamaha friends and family at this exclusive owner’s event. And since [...]

AMA ATV Motocross Race

2020-05-26T14:27:18-05:00|

The national-level motocross track is the same famed course that hosts the AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships for bikes the previous week. The facility only hosts two races a year, including the AMA ATV Motocross Championship. This is the oldest race on the ATV national circuit, and it draws a lot of riders.

Sunset Paddle Trip

2020-02-25T10:21:21-06:00|

Join us for a relaxed, Ranger lead paddle trip as we explore the shores of Kentucky Lake. We will search out historic sites associated with the Civil War and Town Era history of Old Johnsonville. We'll tour sites that today can only be visited by water. You can rent ($20), or bring your own ($10) canoe to take part in the program.

Sunset Paddle trip

2020-01-30T15:03:49-06:00|

Join us for a relaxed, Ranger lead paddle trip as we explore the shores of Kentucky Lake. We will search out historic sites associated with the Civil War and Town Era history of Old Johnsonville. We'll tour sites that today can only be visited by water. You can rent ($20), or bring your own ($10) canoe to take part in the program.

CXC Racing

2020-05-26T14:26:17-05:00|

Come race with us on some great, diverse off-road courses, consisting of 7-12 miles of woods trails, grass track and mild motorcross sections. All courses will be designed to be: most of all FUN and SAFE, raceable by everyone, and free of bottlenecks. There will be plenty of room for passing and lots of spectator vantage points.

Sunset Paddle Trip

2020-01-30T15:00:25-06:00|

Join us for a relaxed, Ranger lead paddle trip as we explore the shores of Kentucky Lake. We will search out historic sites associated with the Civil War and Town Era history of Old Johnsonville. We'll tour sites that today can only be visited by water. You can rent ($20), or bring your own ($10) canoe to take part in the program.

MTDR’s 19th Annual Spring Ride At Loretta Lynn’s Ranch

2020-05-26T14:18:45-05:00|

Rescheduled Dates: June 26th, 27th and 28th The MTDR Spring Ride at Loretta Lynn's Ranch offers over 30 miles of trails with something for all levels of dirtbike riders and ATVs as well. The short beginner loop right beside the campground is a great place for new riders to learn and the 3 mile novice trail is the perfect place to further master your skills. If the Novice isn't enough, a 10+ mile intermediate loop [...]

Advanced Junior Ranger Experience

2020-01-30T12:01:37-06:00|

Johnsonville State Historic Park is hosting an overnight Advanced Junior Ranger Experience where we will learn more about the lives of Tennessee State Park Rangers. While doing so we will explore the Civil War and Town era history of Johnsonville, and learn more about the plants and animals that today call our park Home. Participants must turn 13 in 2020 to be eligible to register.

Summer Bi-Annual Horseback Trail Ride

2020-02-24T16:24:06-06:00|

Join us for the 37th Summer Trail Ride at Loretta Lynn's Ranch in beautiful rural Tennessee. Loretta's Ranch features miles of trails spread over her 3000 acre property, located in Historic Hurricane Mills, TN situated right next to Hurricane Creek. This five day annual event not only offers dozens of hours of saddle time for all levels of riders but also features day time activities like kayaking and swimming. Additional nightly entertainment and events will [...]

Mr. Lincoln’s Brown Water Navy

2020-01-30T11:54:14-06:00|

Just what is a Brown Water Navy? How is it different from a Blue Water Navy? What was the Federal Navy doing in Tennessee anyway during the Civil War? These are all great questions and we have some great answers for you. Visit with Federal sailors and learn what role the Navy played in the Civil War history of Johnsonville.

SPRING into the Season Hike

2020-02-24T15:23:08-06:00|

Join us for this stroll through the woods as we cross between historic road bed, and hiking trails. We will see the beautiful budding trees and plants of spring, while also passing through home sites of Old Johnsonville. This hike will be moderate in difficulty, with some areas of steep hiking and covering approximately 2 miles in length. It is recommended to wear closed toe shoes, and appropriate clothing for the forecasted weather. We also [...]

Spring Splash of Color at Johnsonville with Tim Pafford

2020-02-24T15:14:58-06:00|

Celebrate the First Day of Spring as you paint your very own watercolor as you receive instructions from renowned artist and teacher Tim Pafford. Learn techniques to painting and make it your very own. We will paint a Spring scene reminiscent of days gone by in Johnsonville. This will be a three hour instructional time. All supplies are being provided. Don't delay as there are only 12 slots available for this program. $50.00 per person.

Link Farm/Duck River Cache Guided Tours

2020-02-24T14:51:33-06:00|

Join Bill Lawrence, an archaeologist with the Tennessee Division of Archaeology, for a guided tour of this fascinating and scenic site. We will meet at the Johnsonville State Historic Park Welcome Center at 9 a.m. The group will travel by bus to the Link Farm site and will return to the Welcome Center at approximately noon. We will be walking over level to moderate terrain for a distance of approximately two miles. Please wear appropriate [...]

Link Farm/Duck River Cache Guided Tours

2020-02-24T14:52:04-06:00|

Join Bill Lawrence, an archaeologist with the Tennessee Division of Archaeology, for a guided tour of this fascinating and scenic site. We will meet at the Johnsonville State Historic Park Welcome Center at 9 am. The group will travel by bus to the Link Farm site and will return to the Welcome Center at approximately noon. We will be walking over level to moderate terrain for a distance of approximately two miles. Please wear appropriate [...]

Trapper Education Classroom Course

2020-02-19T12:35:42-06:00|

150 spots Instructed by: Lonnie Daniel Cancellation Policies You must cancel your registration before ,Friday, Feb 28, 2020 at 07:00 PM. Minimum-Age Policy All registrants for this event must be 9 years of age by Friday, Feb 28, 2020. The course is offered free of charge to anyone interested regardless of age; however, you must be nine years of age or older in order to become a certified hunter education graduate.

Waterfowl / Bald Eagle Tour At Duck River Bottoms

2020-01-29T13:47:16-06:00|

Join us for this special Saturday afternoon at the refuge as we allow visitors to go back into the heart of closed areas for one afternoon only! Great event for the family! SPECIAL FEATURES: REFUGE STAFF GUIDED TOURS VIEW WATERFOWL AND BALD EAGLESSIP HOT APPLE CIDER LEARN WATERFOWL ID Sat. Jan. 25th, 2020 12:00—5:00 pm (In case of bad winter weather, call 731-642-2091 for updates)

Wings of Winter

2020-01-23T16:04:14-06:00|

The Third Annual Wings of Winter Birding Festival is hosted by the Friends of Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge who partners with national and state agencies and organizations in the area. The Festival focuses on birds around the Kentucky and Barkley Lake area in western Tennessee and Kentucky. This year the festival will take place on January 24th -26th, 2020. Dozens of volunteers and agency staff have worked to create an unforgettable weekend experience for any [...]

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