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There is a lot going on in Weakley County! Come visit Weakley County and discover for yourself all that we have to offer.

YOUTH AND ADULT OUTDOOR SPORTS

The cities in Weakley County each have organized programs for the youth including baseball, softball, and basketball. The City of Martin also has an organized soccer program open to any youth in Weakley County. Adult softball teams are plentiful in Weakley County as well as the opportunities to participate in league or tournament play. To get more information about sports programs in your town, check out the links below.

Dresden Parks and Recreation Registration Forms & Dresden Youth Softball Association
Gleason Parks and Recreation
Martin Parks and Recreation Athletics
Greenfield Parks and Recreation
► Sharon City Hall: (731) 456-2122

Golfers can enjoy the sport at Persimmon Hills Golf Course located on Rock Hill Road in Sharon, Tennessee. The 18-hole "Winlinks" course at the Persimmon Hills Golf Course facility features 5,876 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72 . The course rating is 69.1 and it has a slope rating of 114.

The increased interest in the sport of disc golf brought a disc golf course to Martin, Tennessee. The course was developed to attract a diverse range of players from novice to advanced. It has straight holes, as well as, holes with hills and valleys. Click here for more about the Harrison Road Complex Disc Golf Course.

The recreational opportunities aren't limited to team sports. Various communities also have aerobics, dancing, and other forms of individual activities. There are several gyms and fitness facilities in the area that offer classes that feature toning, cardio fitness, line dance aerobics, Zumba, chair exercise, low-impact exercise, step aerobics, yoga, Pilates, and more. Search the fitness facilities in Weakley County here.

OUTDOOR EXERCISE AND RECREATION

If you like to walk for exercise, there are several walking tracks or quiet, safe city sidewalks on which to spend time. You can also find plenty of parks to enjoy fun in the sun and shade. We've compiled a list that we think you should check out below. Get details and features of each track here:

Walking Tracks
Wilson Park Walking Track, Dresden
Greenrail Trail, Dresden
Brian Brown Memorial Greenway, Martin
Martin Recreational Complex Walking Track, Martin
Office on Aging Indoor Walking Track, Dresden
► Big Cypress Tree State Park Walking Track, Greenfield - 295 Big Cypress Road, Greenfield, 38230
► Huggins Park Walking Track, Gleason - 150 Dutchess Lane, Gleason, 38229
► Sharon School Walking Track, Sharon - Woodlawn Avenue, Sharon, 38255


Weakley County Parks
Wilson Park, Dresden
Big Cypress Tree State Park, Greenfield
Harrison Road Complex, Martin
Martin Recreational Complex, Martin
Virginia Weldon Park, Martin
Festival Park, Martin
Poplar Falls Park, Martin
Harmon Field Park, Martin
► Huggins Park, Gleason -
150 Dutchess Lane, Gleason, 38229


Other Outdoor Attractions
Splash Pad in Martin
Dresden Farmer's Market
Historic Downtown Martin
Everett-Stewart Regional Airport
Discovery Park of America located
in Union City, Tennessee

► Martin Farmer's Market - Coming Soon

OUTDOOR WILDLIFE WATCHING AND SPORT

The county is consistently one of the top producers in Tennessee for the annual deer harvest for archery, muzzle loading and firearms. Click here to get all the related information for hunters, boaters, anglers, wildlife watchers, and habitat conservationists.

Waterfowl hunters and fishermen will find that Weakley County's location halfway between Kentucky Lake and the world famous Reelfoot Lake makes this a prime area for these outdoor activities. Weakley County has numerous ponds, watershed lakes, and state operated Garrett Lake [183 acres] open for public use:
• Maness Swamp WMA Junction of S & Middle Forks of Obion River, (731) 749-5587, [1 mile]
• Obion River, South Fork of Old River, Southeast of Greenfield, (731) 749-5587
• Obion River, North Fork of Old River Off Old Sawmill Road, North of Martin, (731) 749-5587
• Obion River, Spring Creek Liberty Road and Highway 54 between Dresden & Greenfield (731) 749-5587
• Obion River WMA Beech Ridge Area, (731) 749-5587 [25 acres]
• Obion River WMA Beech Ridge Pond, (731) 749-5587 [2 acres]
* All information concerning these areas were retrieved from www.tnwildlife.org

Come visit Weakley County and discover for yourself all that we have to offer.