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Community Centers

D.W. Wilson Community Center

501 N Collins Street

DW Wilson opened its doors in 1975. After undergoing a major renovation the community center reopened in April 2009. The renovated community center includes a fitness room, several meeting rooms, dance studio, multipurpose room, gymnasium, and indoor pool. The outdoor pool is also located at the community center site.
Hours:

Monday-Friday 6:00am-9:00pm, 

Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm,

Sunday 12:00pm-5:00pm

Fitness Room features a variety of strength training and cardiovascular machines such as: treadmills, stair climbers, stationary bicycles, recumbent bicycles and rowing machines. DW Wilson has facilities that the public may rent for meetings, parties, programs, special events, sporting events, etc. Regular programs include SilverSneakers®, Aerobics, and Yoga.

Learn more about Fitness Classes here.

CD Stamps Community Center

810 S Jackson Street
(931) 461-1080

CD Stamps is located on the site of the former Davidson Academy. The facility is named after C.D. Stamps, an educator and former principal at the Academy. The Community Center has a gymnasium, fitness room, and two meeting rooms.

Hours:

Monday-Friday 9:00am-9:00pm,

Saturday 12:00pm-5:00pm,

Sunday 12:00pm-5:00pm
Fitness Room features a variety of strength training and cardiovascular machines such as: treadmills, stair climbers, stationary bicycles, recumbent bicycles and rowing machines.

C.D. Stamps has facilities that the public may rent for meetings, parties, programs, special events, sporting events, etc.

 

Parks

Cascade Park

500 N Collins Street

Cascade Park is located along Rock Creek on Collins Street across from D.W. Wilson Community Center. Little League Baseball has been played on the two fields located in the park since the early 1950s. The southernmost trailhead of the Rock Creek Greenway is located in Cascade Park.

East Park

908 Country Club Drive

East Park is located adjacent to East Middle School. Tullahoma Sunrise Rotary Disc Golf Course, an 18 hole H.B. Clark Signature Design Course, is located at the back of the park. East Park’s Natural Area and Outdoor Classroom trails offer a place to see wildlife and learn about trees that have historical significance. A paved walking trail has an outdoor fitness equipment area and connects the park to the Russell Nelms Bike Trail along Country Club Drive. East Park Arboretum, a display of a variety of trees native to Tennessee is also located at this location.

Imagination Station

509 W Hogan Street

Located just across the Hogan Street from D.W. Wilson Community Center, Imagination Station was the largest community built playground in Tennessee When it was constructed in the late 1980s. The playground boasts many play features that spark young imaginations.

Frazier McEwen Park

216 Big Springs Avenue

This frequently visited park includes our showcase Rotary Rocket Playground. The playground features a rubberized surface and Dream Tullahoma’s aerospace theme. The playground encourages physical activity, an important part of a child’s healthy development. Frazier McEwen Park, nestled along Rock Creek on Big Springs Avenue, offers a beautiful and relaxing environment in the center of town. Other amenities include two covered pavilions, playground, a sand volleyball court, and restrooms. A trailhead of Rock Creek Greenway is located within the park.

Jefferson Street Park

817 S Jefferson Street

One of the hidden gems of the Parks System is Jefferson Street Park. This beautiful park offers basketball courts, pavilion, playground, horseshoe pits, and restroom facilities.

Johnson Lane Recreation Area

251 Johnson Lane

The Johnson Lane Recreation Area opened in 2000, with three regulation softball fields, four full-size soccer fields, and a restroom/concession stand.

Rock Creek Greenway

216 Big Springs Avenue

Rock Creek Greenway offers an eight-foot wide, ADA compliant walking path with bridges, benches, and picnic tables. Many people enjoy its abundance of natural beauty every day without having to leave the city. The greenway, built in three phases now covers over 1.5 miles.

Short Springs State Natural Area

2250 Short Springs Road

Located on Short Springs Road, and managed jointly by TVA, TN Department of Conservation, and The City of Tullahoma, Short Springs is a 420-acre natural area. It contains wonderful hiking trails with waterfalls and rare wildflowers. Short Springs is one of the very best spring wildflower locations in
the state, moist slopes are covered in trout lilies, Virginia bluebells, jack-in-the-pulpit, larkspur, and Dutchman’s breeches. Large flowered trillium (Trillium grandiflora), southern red trillium (Trillium sulcatum), and barren strawberry (Waldsteinia fragarioides) are uncommon plants for Middle Tennessee that occur here. Short Springs is open year round during daylight hours.

Waggoner Park

1300 E Carroll Street

Named after Felix Waggoner for his contribution and support of youth baseball, Waggoner Park offers several athletic fields and large open green spaces. With over 30 acres, Waggoner Park contains three baseball fields, a softball field and a large multipurpose field used for Rugby and Youth Football. There are also two picnic pavilions and many other areas to picnic in the shade of the many trees.

Grider Stadium

Big Springs Avenue

Originally used for Minor League Baseball in Athens/Decatur Alabama, the stadium was disassembled and moved to Tullahoma by Parks and Recreation Director, Fred Grider and several volunteers in 1961. The structure was reassembled at its current location and was named Municipal Stadium in 1962. Several years later the Stadium was renamed in honor of Fred Grider. The stadium has been host to a variety of events over the years and is now the home of the Tullahoma Wildcats.

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