The purpose of Friends of Long Hunter State Park is to help protect and improve the park environment for those who use it; and to support the park staff in its preservation and educational efforts.
We encourage you to join us in our efforts to assist Long Hunter State Park by becoming a member of our organization.
We offer many events throughout the year. We also have a Full Event Calendar. The following is a short list of upcoming events:
Thursday, July 30 at 7:30pm
Come watch the sun set over Couchville Lake. You’ll need to register for this one by visiting or calling our office at (615) 885-6935 to pay a small fee of $5/person. Arrive at the shelter in Area 2, with a light source, for a safety meeting and wildlife information. This program is for people ages 14 and above.
Once in a Blue Moon Hike
Friday, July 31 at 8:00pm
Join Ranger Rawlings for a hike around the lake under the second full moon for this month. We will make a special keepsake before the hike. Call 615.885.6935 for registration. Cost is $5 per person.
Friends of Long Hunter Monthly Meeting
Saturday, August 1 at 10:00am
Join the Friends of Long Hunter State Park group as they discuss park activities and plan for the future. This is your chance to become involved, make new friends, and be a part of all the exciting things happening at the park! The meetings are open to everyone. Meet inside the park office Nature Circle room.
A lot of support we receive comes from not only members within the Friends group, but also sponsors of local businesses throughout the community who have a love for Long Hunter State Park. If you are interested in sponsoring us, please visit our sponsor page.
The following companies have sponsored the Friends of Long Hunter State Park:
The NASBA served as an association dedicated to enhancing the effectiveness of the country’s 55 state boards of accountancy for more than 100 years.
Gemini Production Group, Inc. is an award-winning Nashville video production company. Our innovative production team brings together motion, graphics and sound to create a distinctive presentation at an affordable price.
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