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Outdoor Chattanooga’s newsletter highlights the awesome outdoor activities happening in and around Chattanooga that will connect you to the outdoors and inspire you to come out and play with us! 

June 2018

June 2018 Each year, the first Saturday in June is dedicated to connecting people to trails! Did you know that trails are for more than just hiking? They also provide access to waterways for paddling adventures and pathways for biking, birdwatching or geocaching....

May 2018

May 2018   May is National Bike Month! To celebrate, organizations across Chattanooga are holding events to encourage bicycling as a 'wheelie' fun and healthy way to get around and enjoy our community. We've compiled a list of all the ways you can get involved in...

April 2018

April 2018 Spring has officially arrived here in Chattanooga and that means there's rain; lots and lots of rain! We've been feeling the effects of the nearly constant precipitation that occurs from February to April here in the Southeast; more so this year than in...

March 2018

March 2018 We got a small dose of warm weather and contracted Spring Fever!! What's the cure? Get outside and have an adventure, of course. We're recommending a local backpacking adventure to cure what ails ya! Backpacking may seem like an activity...

February 2018

February 2018 February 2nd is Groundhog Day! We're using those cute critters as our muse for the recommended local adventure to try this month. We're encouraging you to go underground, where the groundhogs dwell...not in the burrows they...

January 2018

January 2018 Happy New Year!! A New Year + A New Way to Travel = New Adventures! We've discovered a new way to get to and from some of our favorite local outdoor spaces and activities, all while saving money and reducing our carbon footprint....

December 2017

December 2017 Tis the season for gift giving, but this holiday season, how about gifting an outdoor adventure or experience instead of traditional gifts wrapped in boxes under the tree? The Scenic City offers a plethora of outdoor activities...

November 2017

November 2017 This year, we've highlighted a local adventure for our faithful readers to try each month. Our hope was to inspire you to get out and play and try something new. As we near the end of the year, we hope that you've felt adventurous enough to...

October 2017

October 2017 Discover Fireside, a free, family-friendly, Outdoor Concert Series at Greenway Farms every Thursday evening in October. We invite you to come out, unplug and enjoy an autumn evening in the park with us while sitting around a campfire and...

September 2017

September 2017 September brings a trifecta of IRONMAN triathlons to the Scenic City. Chattanooga is the first and only city to host three IRONMAN events in a year; the IRONMAN 70.3, 70.3 World Championships and a full IRONMAN. This month, the IRONMAN...

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April 2019

Mountain to Town- Bicycle Adventure

April 28 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Mountain to Town is a guided downhill mountain bike adventure that highlights the scenic trails atop Lookout Mountain and how they connect with the Tennessee Riverwalk all the way into downtown Chattanooga. Join us for this all-inclusive downhill bike adventure from Lookout Mountain to downtown Chattanooga. Enjoy scenic views of the city from the top of the mountain while cruising down the Guild Trail until it connects with the Tennessee Riverwalk and follows the shores of the TN river all…

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Partner Program: On My Own 2 Wheels

April 29 @ 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

On My Own 2 Wheels is a multi-tiered program designed to engage the homeless to become more physically active, learn safe bicycle transportation practices, and earn a bicycle. Participants are pre-registered and managed by Chattanooga Track Club and the Community Kitchen. Outdoor Chattanooga's staff provide the bicycle education and lead group rides for road skills and route practice. This program welcomes volunteers for ride support! Contact OC for more information. https://onmyown2feetsite.wordpress.com/

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Canoe the North Chickamauga Creek with TenneSEA

April 29 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Greenway Farms Dog Park, Hixson, TN 37343, USA, 5801 N Park Rd United States

Join the Tennessee Student Environmental Alliance in celebrating their 15th anniversary with a guided canoe tour on the calm waters of North Chickamauga Creek at Greenway Farm. For 15 years TenneSEA has overseen water quality and stormwater education projects in our local watersheds. Members of the Young Professionals Board will be present to discuss the Lower Tennessee River watershed and features of North Chickamauga Creek before and during the canoe trip. Outdoor Chattanooga will provide guides and equipment for the beginner-friendly…

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May 2019

Rapid Learning: Intro to Kayak and Skills Practice

May 1 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Learn to whitewater kayak!!!! Outdoor Chattanooga offers the Rapid Learning Whitewater Program, providing formal and equipped kayak instruction for beginning and seasoned kayakers. To begin, participants attend the Introduction to Kayaking & Roll Class to learn learn essential skills and safe paddling techniques in the calm waters of the lake or pool. These classes are offered reguarly throughout the year and can be joined anytime. Instruction is provided in a group setting with the emphasis on building skills according to…

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Rapid Learning: Intro to Kayak and Skills Practice

May 1 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Learn how to whitewater kayak!!!! Outdoor Chattanooga's Rapid Learning Whitewater Program provides formal and equipped kayak instruction for beginning and seasoned kayakers. To begin, participants attend an introduction to kayaking and roll class to learn essential skills and safe paddling techniques in the calm waters of the lake or pool. These classes are offered regularly throughout the year and can be joined at any time. Instruction is provided in a group setting with the emphasis on building skills according to…

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