FREE PUBLIC ACCESS!
PLENTY OF FREE PARKING!

NATURE EXPERIENCE FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY!
OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK FROM DAWN 'til DUSK!

Lamar Alexander Parkway (US 321) Townsend, TN  37882

HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE!
PET FRIENDLY!

Discover What's Blooming at the TRWA

What's Blooming at the Townsend River Walk & Arboretum

Discover what is Currently Blooming at the Townsend River Walk & Arboretum in 2021.  The efforts of the Tuckaleechee Garden Club has made the TRWA a wildflower haven.

Discover "What's New" at the TRWA

Find Out "What's New" at the Townsend River Walk & Arboretum

Keep Up with the latest features added or updated at the Townsend River Walk & Arboretum.
We always have a new project going on for your enjoyment.

“No synonym for God is so perfect as Beauty. Whether as seen carving the lines of the mountains with glaciers, or gathering matter into stars, or planning the movements of water, or gardening – still all is Beauty!”  ---  John Muir

Latest News from the River Walk & Arboretum

  • 2021 TRWA Fall Display

    2021 TRWA Fall Display

    2021 TRWA Fall Garden Display is Dazzling. Thanks Tuckaleechee Garden Club and in particular: Theresa & Scott Schehr and Allison & Rodney Pearson. A…

    Monday October 11

    by Mark Seder

    2021 TRWA Fall Display

    2021 TRWA Fall Garden Display is Dazzling. Thanks Tuckaleechee Garden Club and in particular: Theresa & Scott Schehr and Allison & Rodney Pearson. A…

    Monday October 11

    by Mark Seder
  • What's New - A New Website Feature

    What's New - A New Website Feature

    "What's New" at the TRWA. A Pictorial Look at What's New & Updated at the Townsend River Walk & Arboretum.Our New Fall Sign Design…

    Thursday September 30

    by Mark Seder

    What's New - A New Website Feature

    "What's New" at the TRWA. A Pictorial Look at What's New & Updated at the Townsend River Walk & Arboretum.Our New Fall Sign Design…

    Thursday September 30

    by Mark Seder
  • The Coming of Fall is a Thing of Beauty at the TRWA

    The Coming of Fall is a Thing of…

    Enjoy the Pollinator Garden with Tall Goldenrod Over 8 feet Tall! Great Picture Spot. Late Summer into Fall is one of the most beautiful…

    Monday September 20

    by Mark Seder

    The Coming of Fall is a Thing of Beauty at the TRWA

    Enjoy the Pollinator Garden with Tall Goldenrod Over 8 feet Tall! Great Picture Spot. Late Summer into Fall is one of the most beautiful…

    Monday September 20

    by Mark Seder
  • Happy Father's Day 2021

    Happy Father's Day 2021

    Our Newly Hatched Bluebirds Want to Wish All Fathers a Wonderful Day! It is a great day to take Dad for a walk along…

    Sunday June 20

    by Mark Seder

    Happy Father's Day 2021

    Our Newly Hatched Bluebirds Want to Wish All Fathers a Wonderful Day! It is a great day to take Dad for a walk along…

    Sunday June 20

    by Mark Seder
  •  TRWA Maintenance - June 11, 2021

    TRWA Maintenance - June 11, 2021

    Allison Pearson Put Together the Perfect Work Plan for this TRWA Maintenance Day! A fitting end to National Garden Week as the Tuckaleechee Garden…

    Monday June 14

    by Mark Seder

    TRWA Maintenance - June 11, 2021

    Allison Pearson Put Together the Perfect Work Plan for this TRWA Maintenance Day! A fitting end to National Garden Week as the Tuckaleechee Garden…

    Monday June 14

    by Mark Seder
  • 2021 National Garden Week Redbud Plantings

    2021 National Garden Week Redbud Plantings

    Variety of Redbuds Planted at the Townsend River Walk & Arboretum All New Redbud Trees Planted & Mulched   The Tuckaleechee Garden Club decided…

    Thursday June 10

    by Mark Seder

    2021 National Garden Week Redbud Plantings

    Variety of Redbuds Planted at the Townsend River Walk & Arboretum All New Redbud Trees Planted & Mulched   The Tuckaleechee Garden Club decided…

    Thursday June 10

    by Mark Seder
Explore the Arboretum

A Certified Arboretum In Townsend, TN

The Townsend River Walk and Arboretum has been certified by the Tennessee Urban Forestry Council.  It is a fun and educational experience.  Each tree has a plaque that provides tree information.  

LEARN MORE Tree Information
Four Seasons of Beauty

Enjoy the Nature Trail Year Round!

Every season on river walk brings something new.   Blossoms and flowers in the Spring; flowers and a place to cool off in the Summer; colorful foliage in the Fall and the Winter brings scenic views of the trail and river.

4 Seasons of Beauty
Plenty of Parking and Easy Access

Located just off the US 321 in Townsend

Get directions to the Townsend River Walk as well as a detailed map of the river walk and arboretum.  We have it mapped to make finding and enjoying the Townsend River Walk a bit easier.

RIVER WALK MAP

Support For The Townsend River Walk