7 Things To Do Near Collierville If You Didn't Have Neck Pain!












Located just minutes from the city amenities of Memphis,

the town of Collierville offers both exciting adventures and

peaceful retreats. Currently, the town offers 20 parks, 30

athletic fields, 10 tennis courts, greenbelt trails, play

structures, an active community center and theater, as well

as much more.


Unfortunately, many residents are unable to fully enjoy

the attractions of their town due to suffering from neck

pain and headaches.  So what could you be doing to stay

active and have fun in Collierville if you didn't have pain?


1. Cycle the Greenbelt


Grab your bike (or sneakers if you prefer)! The entire

Greenbelt system has over 60 miles of trails and sidewalks

connecting parks, schools, and neighborhoods throughout

our community.  Bike along the Wolf River and Nonconnah

Creek taking in the natural vegetation and protected

wildlife habitats.  There is easy Greenbelt access for most

Collierville residents.


DETAILS: collierville.com


2. Play Disc Golf at Hinton Park


Looking for something new to try? The newest addition to

Collierville Parks and Recreation is Hinton Park.  The

nearly 110 acres includes two 9 hole Disc Golf courses.  If

you can throw a Frisbee, you can enjoy this sport.  It's a

healthy lifelong activity, easy to learn, and accessible to

people of all ages and fitness levels.


DETAILS: colliervilleparks.org


3. Fish at Herb Parson's Lake


Bring a picnic lunch, fishing pole, and some chicken livers

if you want to snag a catfish. This 177 acre fishing lake

includes bait shop and rental boats.  In addition to catfish,

fishermen will find a variety of fish including perch,

sunfish, bluegill, crappie, and large mouth bass.


DETAILS: www.tn.gov/twra


4. Shelby Farms Stables


Hit the trails of Shelby Farms park with a trail guide!

During a one hour guided ride through the forest you

may come across deer, geese, rabbits, raccoon, and hawks.

This is a great experience with highly trained staff if you

are new to riding or just getting back in the saddle

(especially a hiatus due to injury).


DETAILS: www.rideshelbyfarms.com


5. Take a Boat out at Shelby Farms


Enjoy beautiful Hyde Lake, part of the new expansion of

Shelby Farms Park Conservancy.  In the heart of this

unique urban park, you can rent canoes, kayaks, and stand

up paddle boards during the spring and summer months

from the boat house. Great fun and exercise for all ages!


DETAILS: shelbyfarmspark.org


6. Downtown Memphis Attractions


We may be in the suburbs, but the big city isn't far away.

How long has it been since you have been a tourist in your

own city?  Walk along the river, explore the pyramid, take

in some great food, music, or a basketball game.  Whether

it is scenery, history, or night life you will find it a plenty

when you explore downtown. . . by foot, trolley, bike, or

horse drawn carriage.


DETAILS: www.memphistravel.com


7. Walking Tour of Town Square


We can't complete this list without the trademark of the

town. . .a walking tour of the 1.33 acre Historic Town

Square. Climb aboard the executive train car that has

many original fixtures and unaltered since the 1940's.

The square appears untouched by with turn of the

century walkways, quaint shops, restaurants, cast iron

fences, and charming bandstand.


DETAILS: www.mainstreetcollierville.org