Fossil Hunting At The Nashville West Target

In addition to our previously posted fossil collecting site in Nashville, the Nashville West Target is also a great spot to take the kids to find these treasures of the past! It just might be the first time that you visit the store and not leave with a lighter wallet!

The Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga... Ocean Journey & IMAX!

The Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga, TN is one of our families favorite destinations. This past weekend, we went back to visit some of the kids favorite exhibits, along with their new Lemur exhibit.

Short Springs Natural Area & The Machine Falls Loop Trail

The Machine Falls Loop Trail is a 1.6 mile moderate difficulty trail that is part of the 420 acre Short Springs Natural Area near Tullahoma in Coffee County. The area is managed by the TN Department of Environment & Conservation. Though it is classified by many as "moderate", it is easily suitable for small children and dogs are welcome as long as they are on a leash of less than 6 feet.


Frick's Cave Preserve Clean-Up And Visit By The Veteran's Adventure Group

Frick's Cave, owned by the Southeastern Cave Conservancy sits on 33.8 acres and contains 2.7 miles of passages. It is home to 10,000 endangered gray bats and has Georgia's only known population of the rare Tennessee Cave Salamander. Due to it's sensitivity, this cave is closed to all visitation (except the annual Member Appreciation Day when the bats aren't present or rare Board approved trips). Unapproved entry is illegal and can be considered harassment under the Endangered Species Act.
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