Check back often for more information on the adventure across 13 great counties in Southern/Middle Tennessee. we partnered with www.geocaching.com on the new Discover South Central TN GeoTour. Download the passport here and all the gps coordinates for the geotour from geocaching.com. We have hidden great caches throughout the area. Many of our partners range from hotels, local restaurants, unique boutiques, wineries and distilleries plus many adventours spots along trails, or at historic locations. We are taking our time putting this great geotour together to give you a glimps of all that South Central Tennessee has to offer. You may need your hiking boots to find some of them and plan to spend time enjoying all of our great small towns while collecting your caches. Don't forget when you find them all and send us your completed passport, we will send you a special collectors trackable Discover South Central Tennessee Geocoin. Many of the caches are hidden with our business partners and off the beaten path. Enjoy the beautiful back roads of Tennessee while having an adventure. We want to thank our Business Partners for helping us make this happen.
We could not do this without the support of the TN Department of Tourist Development and 13 counties in South Central Tennessee Region (Bedford, Coffee, Franklin, Giles, Hickman, Lawrence, Lewis, Lincoln, Marshall, Maury, Moore, Perry and Wayne).
When you are out on your adventure we would love for you to visit our Business Partners and thank them for participating on the Discover South Central TN GeoTour. Don't forget to bring your passport in and when you spend the night or eat a meal or even purchase a gift with them you earn extra points. Here is a little information on them.
Clifton Marina located at 111 Harbor Drive, Clifton, TN 931-676-5225 Full Service Marina with boat and slip rentals, sewer/pump-out, fuel, bathhouse, laundry, food & beer sales, public boat ramp and 75 covered slips; 16 RV sites with full hook up.
Wayne County Welcome Center located at 219 E. Broadway, Collinwood, TN Right off the Natchez Trace Parkway and staffed by volunteers. Come in and get all kinds of information on great things to do in Tennessee.
Perry County Chamber of Commerce located at 215 E. Main Street, Linden, TN Stop in and look around. Learn about the history of Perry County and pick up information of great things to do in the area and surrounding areas. 931-589-2453 www.perrycountytennessee.com
Mousetail Landing State Park is located at 3 Campground Road, Linden, TN 731-847-0841 On the eastern banks of the Tennessee River and near the Buffalo River. Open 24 hours with camp sites, RV Sites, Visitors Center, bike trails, hiking trails, boating, fishing, playgrounds, picnic areas, canoe access, swimming and more. www.tnstateparks.com
Commodore Hotel & Cafe located at 114 E. Main Street, Linden, TN 931-589-3224. Luxury hotel in heart of downtown. Built in 1939 & restored with 11 rooms/ suites and modern amenities. All the luxury's from the big city but in a beautiful restored old building in a small quaint town. High end chef in the restaurant with daily specials that are out of this world. For reservations or more information visit www.commodorelinden.com
Fall Hollow Campground, B&B and Restaurant located at 1329 Columbia Highway, Hohenwald, TN 931-796-1480. Great place right off the Natchez Trace Parkway. Beautiful campground with full hook-ups, groomed walking trails, crystal clear spring fed creek bordering the property (fish, swim, play). Bed & Breakfast if you would rather stay in a room. A full-service Restaurant with house smoked meats, hand-cut and trimmed steaks, seafood, chicken and more. So plan to spend the week a night or have a meal, either way you will be happy you visited Fall Hollow. www.fallhollow.com
Amber Falls Winery & Cellars located at 794 Ridgetop Road, Hampshire, TN 931-285-0088 Tour the Vineyards, Free wine tastings, beautiful gift shop and covered patio with plenty of seating. Free live music on weekends and many special events throughout the year like Cajun Gumbo and more. Open Mon-Sat 10 am - 5pm; Sun 12:30 - 5pm. Stay at the quaint private cottage fully stocked with everything you need for a romantic getaway nestled in the vineyard. For reservations or event schedule visit www.amberfallswinery.com
Pinewood Store and Kitchen located at 4951 Highway 48 North, Nunnery, TN 931-729-4562. This 1920's General Store & Farm to Table Restaurant is a place you want to visit. Menu includes clean southern classics made better. All menu items can be gluten Free also vegan options. Free live music most weekends. Great family atmosphere and fun for everyone. www.pinewoodstoreandkitchen.com
Rippavilla Plantation located at 5700 Main Street, Spring Hill, 931-486-9037. Open Mon-Sat 9:30 am - 4:30 pm; Sun 1-4:30 pm. Winter Hours: Dec 15-March Open Tues-Sat 10 am 4 pm - Sun 1-4pm. Come tour the beautiful Rippavilla Plantation and learn about all the history and events that have occurred. Explore the beautiful grounds. Admission is charged. Many events are held throughout the year so visit www.rippavilla.org for upcoming events. Plan to have your wedding on the beautiful front lawn or down the front steps or even inside. Many great photo opportunities.
Our Great TN State Parks: Henry Horton State Park, Tim's Ford State Park, Mousetail Landing State Park. Old Stone Fort State Park and David Crockett State Park. Stay at our state parks and earn points, eat at our parks and earn points or just come visit and explore the beauty of Tennessee. www.tnstateparks.com
Tenn South Distillery is only an hour south of Nashville, about 10 minutes from I-65, Exit 27. Come out and enjoy the beautiful countryside with no stoplights. Free tours and tastings: Monday - Saturday from 9 am - 5 pm. Sale of spirits always available and big gift shop. The Red Tenn South Building is on the right on 1800 Abernathy Road, Lynnville, TN. www.tennsouthdistillery.com
Lynchburg Winery located at 35 Hill Street, Lynchburg offers $5 tastings but you get to keep your souvenir glass. Open Mon - Sat from 10 am - 5:30 pm; Sun 1 pm - 5 pm. Large gift shop and lot of seating. www.lynchburgwinery.com
Picker's Creek Winery located at 1986 New Columbia Highway, Lewisburg. Free wine tastings and big gift shop with music flare, beautiful porches and areas to sit and enjoy your wine. Open Fri 11 am - 6 pm; Sat 11 am - 6 pm; Sun Noon- 5 pm. Various Music Events throughout the year.
Manchester Coffee Convention Center located at 147 Hospitality Blvd, Manchester. Tennessee's premiere event venue offering breakout rental space for conferences, bridal events, seminars, and concert venue with up to 500 guests. Award winning culinary team and connected to Holiday Inn Express. www.mcccc.com
High Cotton Vintage Furnishings located at 213 N. Spring Street in Manchester. Open Mon - Sat from 10 am - 5 pm 931-723-0011.
West Main Brick Oven located at 111 W. Main Street, Manchester - 931-954-5952 open daily from 11 am - 11 pm. Great coffee shop and bakery open in the mornings till lunch then great restaurant on the other side with great pizza, Music and drinks. www.westmainbrickoven.com
Smoke House Lodge & Cabins located at Interstate 24 at Exit 134 Monteagle, TN Open daily great vacation cabins with fireplace and jacuzzi, great rooms, delicious food, wonderful country store and Live Music & Entertainment Dinner and a Show every weekend. www.thesmokehouse.com
Hohenwald-Lewis County Chamber of Commerce located at 31 Smith Avenue, Hohenwald 931-796-4084 Visit the great town and see the Elephant Sanctuary Visitor Center, eat at Junk Yard Dog, Tour the Lewis County Museum of Natural History, Civil War Trail, Visit the Meriwether Lewis Monument and Gravesite. www.hohenwaldlewischamber.com