Kids Playgrounds in Knoxville's Urban Wilderness
Ijams Nature Playscape at Grayson Subaru Preserve
The Ijams Nature Playscape is a unique natural space spanning five acres within the Grayson Subaru Preserve, supporting Ijams' mission of connecting people with nature. With its shallow creeks, boulders, trees and more, this space is designed to provide children and caregivers with a safe environment for sensory exploration in a natural setting.
Jo’s Grove at Ijams Nature Center is playscape designed just for children to imagine, explore, and find whimsy and merriment; a special place for children to touch the earth, and in turn be transformed by it.
Youngsters can head to Baker Creek Preserve for a day filled with pint-sized adventures.
Baker Creek Play Forest
The Baker Creek Play Forest across the street from Baker Creek Preserve is a unique play area designed for middle school-aged adventurers. Set within a canopy of hardwoods, a system of trails and a funky play structures for climbing, sliding, swinging and socializing make it a fun and adventuresome challenge.