Nashville is known for its vibrant country music scene, but if you’re more of an adventurer than a crooner, then it has more than its fair share of natural attractions too. The jewels of the region gently unfurl over rolling hills, and the countryside welcomes you with fresh air and clear skies. Explore the many parks, rivers, and lakes that define this charming area, and get to know the surrounding countryside. Attractions such as Warner Park Nature Centre, Long Hunter State Park, Edwin Warner Park, Bells Bend, the Harpeth River, and the Center Hill Lake are all perfect places to explore on those long summer days. Come sundown, you can return to one of the summer vacation rentals near Nashville and unwind under the twinkling stars.