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40 Ways to Enjoy the Great Outdoors in Memphis

Photo: Marie Fong

Whether you’re wanting to exercise, take a stroll, or sip on a cold brew, Memphis is full of opportunities to get outside. We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite ways to enjoy the great outdoors.



Have some fun or pick up a new hobby outdoors. If you don’t want to be even remotely active, sit back and enjoy a patio or catch an outdoors concert.

Spring at the Dixon in Memphis

Photo: Dixon Gallery and Gardens

Sight seeing:

Getting outside and exploring the town is one of the best ways to connect with the city. Besides taking in the popular tourist attractions, you should also try:

Shelby Farms Park in Memphis TN

Photo: Shelby Farms Park

For the little ones:

Many of the activities on this list are family friendly, but these parks are sure to excite young ones.

Photo: Keith Montgomery

Photo: Keith Montgomery

For your furry friends:

Who’s to say you and your pooch can’t enjoy some quality outdoors time together and see the city?

How do you like to enjoy the outdoors? Let us know in the comments!