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July Programs and Events at Timberland Park in Franklin

July Programs and Events at Timberland Park in Franklin

Williamson County Parks and Recreation is proud to host ongoing nature programs and events at Timberland Park during the month of July.

July 13:
9:00 a.m. – Guided Hike: Join us at Timberland Park for a guided hike. We will be discussing plants, animals, and the history of the park. Participants can expect to walk around one mile across uneven ground. Register for activity #14896 at

11:00 a.m. – Creating a Nature Journal: Come out to your favorite park and learn about how to make your very own nature journal. Register for activity #14897 at

2:00 p.m. –  Honeycomb Candle Making:  Participants will create and take home their own honeycomb candle and get to sample some honey. Along with the candle making, you will also learn about the life history of the honeybee. Come on out to Timberland Park. Register for activity #14898 at Cost: $2.00/person.

July 26:  

4:30 p.m.  – Mammal Pelts of Tennessee:  Have you ever wanted to feel how soft an otter’s fur is? Or perhaps you want to pet a coyote. This is your chance to do so safely. Come out to Timberland Park for a talk about some of Tennessee’s native mammals and also get a chance to feel their pelts. Register for activity #14899 at

Timberland Park is located at mile marker 437.2 on the historic Natchez Trace Parkway, just south of the Highway 96 entrance and iconic bridge. For questions or additional information, call (615) 232-4154.


Williamson County Parks and Recreation (WCPR) is a public organization benefitting the community. Anyone may register for and participate in the department’s programs, teams, classes and events. For program registration, pass purchasing or additional information, visit  You may also receive department information by “liking” Williamson County Parks and Recreation on Facebook; following us on Twitter at @wc_parksandrec or Instagram at @willcoparksandrec or on Pinterest or YouTube.

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