Sample Wines, Hike Trails and Glimpse Nature in Cookeville
Explore the great outdoors during your visit to Cookeville, home to a number of state parks that offer opportunities to hike, fish and admire waterfalls. You'll find plenty of things to do when you make the Country Inn & Suites your home base, putting you just five miles from Tennessee Tech University. You can take the whole family to Fast Land Fun Park to play mini golf or ride go-karts, or to Bowling World for a night of strikes and spares. See a performance at Cumberland County Playhouse or sample the vintages at DelMonaco Winery & Vineyards.
Visit these nearby attractions:
- Bowling World (0.8 miles)
Avoid the splits and aim for strikes at Bowling World, where the kids can also play arcade games and grownups can sip on adult beverages in the lounge.
Phone: +1 (931) 528-5551
- Burgess Falls State Park (9.7 miles)
If you love waterfalls, hike the 1.5-mile River Trail for breathtaking views of four of them at this state park. You can also spend a day fishing at the park's dam.
Phone: +1 (931) 432-5312
- Cane Creek Park (3.8 miles)
Fish, hike, play ball or disc golf, or let the kids run wild on the playground at this regional park.
- Cumberland County Playhouse (35.9 miles)
See a theatrical performance at this venue, featuring two indoor and two outdoor stages. Check the calendar for a performance happening during your stay in Cookeville.
Phone: +1 (931) 484-5000
- Cumberland Mountain State Park (41.6 miles)
Explore this massive 1,720-acre park that is home to Byrd Lake, hiking trails and the Jack Nicklaus-designed Bear Trace golf course.
Phone: +1 (931) 484-6138
- Cummins Falls State Park (13.6 miles)
Take a dip in the swimming hole or hike to Tennessee’s eighth-largest waterfall at Cummins Falls State Park.
Phone: +1 (931) 261-3471
- DelMonaco Winery & Vineyards (10.9 miles)
Sample the wine produced at this local winery, take a tour of the vineyards, and then pick out a bottle to take home with you.
Phone: +1 (931) 858-1177
- Fall Creek Falls State Park (38.5 miles)
Connect with nature at this expansive state park, featuring hiking opportunities to glimpse four waterfalls: Fall Creek Falls, Piney Falls, Cane Creek Falls and Cane Creek Cascades. With 34 miles of trails, Fall Creek Falls State Park is certain to challenge even the most skilled hiker.
Phone: +1 (423) 881-5298
- Stonehaus Winery (33.2 miles)
This family-owned winery produces a range of wines from dry white vintages to the sweet varieties made with muscadines. In addition to sampling, the winery also offers gourmet foods and unique gifts.
Phone: +1 (931) 484-9463
- Tennessee Tech University (3.2 miles)
Tour the campus or attend a Golden Eagles football game at Tennessee Tech, home to 10,000 students and offering 40 undergraduate and 20 graduate degrees across six academic disciplines.
Phone: +1 (931) 372-3101