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Fri, Jul 03


Quarry Parking Lot

Off-Trail Adventures (Family Programs)

Do not miss this rare opportunity to be led off the beaten path and into Ijams urban wilderness by one of Ijams educators.

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Off-Trail Adventures (Family Programs)
Off-Trail Adventures (Family Programs)

Time & Location

Jul 03, 2020, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM EDT

Quarry Parking Lot, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA

About the Event

Audience Geared Toward: Adults and Families; Ages 6+

During this one-of-a-kind adventure, participants scramble through rocks and boulders left behind by historic quarry operations, explore hidden cave entrances, and experience a side of Ijams that is unknown to most people.

Materials Participants Should Bring/Wear: Closed-toe shoes with durable rubber soles with good traction (sneakers, hiking boots, cross-training shoes, etc), other clothing that is comfortable for the weather, supportive of athletic movements, and okay to get muddy, sunscreen, insect repellent, hat, sunglasses, water and a hands-free way to carry it.

Directions: Stay on Island Home Ave, do not turn into Ijams Nature Center. After the railroad tracks, turn right into the parking area for the quarries and trails.

No walk-in’s will be accepted. 

Every participant must have a ticket. 

Children under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult.

Ijams awards full refunds for any cancellations up to 7 days before a program, or if Ijams cancels a program due to severe weather. Refunds are not awarded for programs with fees of $5 or less for any reason. Tickets are non-transferable.


  • Individual Tickets

    Good for admission for one person to this workshop.

    +$0.38 service fee
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  • Donate to Ijams

    Donate to help others experience the joy of Ijams. Donations are in $1 increments, increase quantity to increase donation.

    +$0.03 service fee
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