Bays Mountain Park features over 40 miles of beautiful hiking trails that cover most of the 3,650 acres of the park. Take a relaxing stroll around the lake or, for the more adventurous, make the trek up to the fire tower. No matter where you go, you’re sure to encounter natural wildlife and amazing scenery.
- Be sure to take a current Park Map with you on your hike. Park maps are also available at the Nature Center.
- Bays Mountain is a nature preserve. Please remember to respect the natural environment by staying on the designated trails.
- Take drinking water with you and stay properly hydrated.
- Take a cell phone with you in case of emergency. If you do get lost, call the Nature Center immediately at 423-229-9447.
There are several geocaches located in the Park. Guests can access the coordinates of the geocaches by visiting geocaching.com on their smart phones.