- Our list of the best things to do in Athens, Tennessee, features the top 41 nearby activities — including 22 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Athens, TN has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Water Activities, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 6 things to do within the city of Athens, TN , followed by 35 popular activities in nearby cities, including Cleveland, Ocoee, Sweetwater, Benton and Tellico Plains
Featuring nearly four miles of paved trails, the Cleveland Greenway is a popular location for exercise and nature lovers to use. Visitors to the greenway commonly enjoy biking, jogging, or walking through the trails.
1985 Hwy 64, Old Copper Road, Ocoee, TN 37361 MoreLess Info
With 7 ziplines available, Ocoee Zipz offers a two hour tour of its courses. The heights of the ziplines range from 5 to 95 feet high. The ziplines have a Wizard of Oz theme.
Whether you are planning an action-packed trip for a small group or corporate outing, let Cascade Outdoors provide you with the white water experience of a lifetime. All you have to do is choose the rafting package, then let Cascade's experienced guide do the rest.
Open seven days a week, the Ocoee Wintery features an intimate tasting room for patrons to sample their vineyards finest wines. Their wine list includes varietals such as a sweet blackberry wine, a light Niagara and a classic summery blueberry wine.
Nearly five miles of rapids are covered by the standard Ocoee Inn Rafting tours for both experienced and novice rafters. Walk-in guests are allowed but reservations are strongly advised, especially for larger groups of people.
There are more than 600 miles of trails within the Cherokee National Forest within the Appalachian Moutains of east Tennessee. Within the large span of trail mileage, 150 miles are actually part of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail.
A bowling center with a pro shop, Leisure Time Bowling hosts open and league bowling as well as private events. It has a snack bar and grill with food, drinks and adult beverages and a game room with arcade machines.
Since 1977, Ocoee Outdoors has been the white water rafting outfitter of choice for adventure enthusiasts around the world. This action-packed destination includes a number of rafting package choices, zip lining fun, and much more.
1985 Old Copper Road, Benton, TN 37307 MoreLess Info
The primary zipline adventure in the region surrounding the Ocoee River is called Ocoee Zipz. There are seven long ziplines spread over 6,000 feet of the forest for their standard Canopy Tour that goes along heights from five feet to 95 feet above the ground.