Sleep Inn & Suites
2689 Highwood Blvd.
Smyrna, TN 37167
Phone: (615) 220-2260
Fax: (615) 220-2109
Crossroads Ranch is situated on more than 75 acres of beautiful landscape just south of Nashville in the Nolensville, Tennessee area. The ranch offers top quality riding lessons in a variety of lengths all based on the value of learning how to relate with horses based on the principals of trust, respect, unity and expectations. Crossroads includes miles of scenic riding trails, five primitive campsites, round pens, holding pens, and a confidence course. In addition to offering lessons, Crossroads also provides a quality boarding option for horses in the Middle Tennessee area.
About 20 miles southeast of Nashville lies Long Hunter State Park, one of the area's most popular parks. If you are a true nature lover or a scientist, you will marvel at the rich bio-diversity and a chance to see rare plants and animals. Enjoy a day hiking one of nineteen trails or try your hand at catching the "big one" on Percy Priest Lake. After the sun goes down, enjoy spending the evening under the stars at one of the wooded campsites. The park also plays host to the Annual Tennessee State PowWow & Fall Festival. This park is open daily from 7 a.m. onwards.
The Nashboro Golf Course is considered by many to be the most classic golf course in the Nashville area. Located amidst the hills and wooded area of southeast Nashville, the tree lined fairways offer beautiful color throughout the spring, summer and fall. The rates at the Nashboro Golf Course are some of the best in Middle Tennessee, with a reasonable nine hole anytime fare and a daytime full course fare at a rate that can't be beat. The course also offers a discounted twilight rate. Be sure to call the club or check the website for new specials and promotions. -Lynn-nore Chittom
Established in the 2001, Nashville Superspeedway is a 1.33-mile, tri-oval concrete speedway. If the venue name doesn't ring a bell then maybe this will—the Indy Racing League, NASCAR Craftsman Trucks and two NASCAR Busch Series are held here annually. With a seating capacity of more than 150,000, there are talks of this place becoming the venue for the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Race. So go ahead and book your tickets, either online or by phone.
This exciting nine hole course is fun to play and affordable. Special junior and senior green fees are offered.
Vacations are great, but the price of hotels and resorts can wreak havoc with your budget. Why not take all the comforts of home with you? Park your mobile home away from home at this full service camping center called Chad's Camping Center. Or, if you'd prefer, you can rent a fantastic trailer or camper. You will also find all the other camping gear you need—tents, gas stoves and more are available at reasonable prices.
At this family fun center called Go USA Fun Park, you can rev your engines and take the corners in a super-fast go-cart or slow things down on the 18-hole miniature golf course. If you are in the mood for something more challenging, send a few balls sailing on the driving range. The video arcade boasts the newest and best video games and simulators. Wannabe baseball hall of famers can stand at the plate and try hit it out of the park.
This spectacular 18-hole course offers beautiful views and a challenging game.
This 200-acre walk-through zoological park is home to the rare and beautiful. You'll encounter cougars, black bears, Bengal tigers, zebras, cheetahs and playful river otters. Kids can even go a bit wild on the Jungle Gym playground. The Croft Center, named for the sisters who left the estate to Grassmere, houses the Unseen New World exhibit and a variety of reptiles. There is also a working farm exhibit and petting zoo.
When you grow tired of big city stresses, spend an afternoon riding through the hills, creeks and meadows just 30 miles northeast of Nashville. At Juro Stables, novices can take a lesson before beginning their ride, and all tours include an experienced guide. Whether you choose to take the lead or follow a guide, you will lose yourself in nature's tranquil beauty. Adventurous riders can choose to keep their horses overnight and sleep under the stars. Call for hours and tour schedules.
This serene 42 mile long, 14,000 acre lake was created thanks to the J. Percy Priest Dam, completed in 1968. A convenient 15 minute drive from downtown Nashville makes this lake popular among outdoor enthusiasts. The vast array of recreational activities include boating, fishing, swimming, camping, hiking, biking, horse back riding and much, much more. With marinas located around the lake, boaters will find easy access to the water.
This 36 lane family entertainment center features 24 lanes in the upstairs level and 12 lanes in the downstairs level. A sports grill and banquet and conference rooms are also on site. League bowling is available, in both competitive and fun leagues.