You can experience the authentic feel of small-town Franklin, TN just a few miles from Lockwood Glen. The quaint downtown is perfect for shopping, dining, biking and strolling. Year-round festivals and cultural events offer something for everyone. Or, take one of the many walking tours available in the area to learn about the Battle of Franklin, the Civil War, or historic ghosts stories from the downtown Franklin area.
If you enjoy the outdoors, there are many ways to experience some of Tennessee’s most beautiful scenery. Enjoy the rolling hills of Franklin or stroll alongside a local waterway on the Harpeth River Trail. You can also enjoy one of the many parks in the area, like Bowie Park and Nature Center, located about a half hour's drive from downtown.