Location & Directions
Tips for Shelby Farms Park
Please dont litter. The trees are watching... :)
- Leslie Pyfrom
Get off the pavement and run the Tour de Wolf!
Bike On A Trail, Sit By The Lake, Rent A Paddle Boat Or Have A Family Picnic. The Sky Is The Limit To Finding Inspiration At Shelby Farms!
- DIVINE Magazine
Visit the world-class Woodland Discovery Playground while you're here. There's nothing else like it in the Mid-South!
- Dave Lewis
Bike the trails. They are great. Also, visit the new children's play area!
- Shannon Little
The Greenline starts/ends here and goes to Midtown and will connect Overton park to here and Eads Tn and the Germantown Wolf river bike trails.
- Jake Williams
Great place to geocache!
- Adam Davis
Count the buffalo and pet the horses on a dewy morning.
- Memphis Loves Kids
A great place for a nature date.
- Phantomluvr Luva
Did you know? Shelby Farms has a long history. In the 19th century it was a commune dedicated to educating and preparing slaves for their future freedom. From 1929 to 1964, it was used as a penal farm
- K12 Inc
One of the best in Memphis
- Brad F
amazing landscape, simply the most quite place ive seen for a really long time
- Christian Reilich
Go rent a kayak from the boat house on patriot lake!
- Jordan Jackson
Drive slowly the deer will walk out in front of you
- Michael Davidson
Hang nearest the lakes, under shade, during the humid days...
- Jeffrey Buice
Best place to skate
- Pam P
Go play disc golf or take your pets to the dog park. It's a perfect way to spend a warm day.
- The Commercial Appeal
Bike or skate the 1.7 mile paved path around Patriot Lake. It's not easy, but it'll get you in shape fast.
- Kerry Crawford
Go to Shelby Farms Park and check out the thousands of LED lights at Starry Nights. It's kind of like reliving childhood.
- Kerry Crawford
This park has kayaking, bike riding, and lakefront walking trails. Boyfriend made us a picnic lunch to look out at the view.
- Michelle Buice