There's nothing like Memphis' great outdoors! Photo: sup_901)

A Local’s Guide to the Great Outdoors in Memphis

Whether you’re looking to walk, kayak, frisbee golf, or run, this is your guide to find your fun in the great outdoors in Memphis.

Lady practicing paddle board yoga on open lake in Shelby Farms Park
Photo: SUP901

Whether it’s a river or a lake, Memphis has plenty of places where you can go with the flow.

Photo: Michael Mendez

Looking for a disc golf course in Memphis? Here are 8 for you to try!

Photo: Memphis River Parks

We’re here  to help you find a spot to put those wheels to work!

Photo: @shelbywordsmith

Find a local spot for you and your furry friends to frolic! We’re paw-sitive you’ll have a blast. 

Photo: Explore Bike Share

Make sure you lace up those sneaks, grease those chains, and tighten those trucks to take on the outdoor trails in Memphis.

Photo: Memphis Parks

When the sun is out, so are we—and Memphis’ outdoor spaces are where you should be; whether you’re looking for a place to picnic, to play a game, or frolic with friends.

Photo: Memphis Botanic Garden

Take some time out of your busy schedule to ‘stop and smell the roses’ in one of the beautiful Memphis gardens.


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