Winding Stairs Park

This 35-acre city park contains over 2 miles of walking trails adjacent to the cascades. In addition to the falls, cascades, bluffs, trees, and vegetation, deer and other wildlife can often be seen from the trails.

Covered Bridges

It is hard to see many photos of Macon County without seeing our beautiful covered brdges. Visit our bridges and the historic area around them.

City of Lafayette

Whether visiting our Winding Stairs Park, one of our local restaurants, or our special venues, Lafayette has a lot to offer for your day trip.

Log Cabins of Macon County

Key Park Log Cobin, one of the oldest log cabins, can be found in Lafayette. The log cabin now houses artifacts of the Johnston family, and early days of Macon County

Hotels of Red Boiling Springs

Red Boiling Springs has three hotels remaining from the early-20th century resort boom at Red Boiling Springs, These mountain spring resorts attracted people to the springs for the mineral springs. Visit Red Boiling Springs and our historic hotels.

Macon County Countryside

Macon County is known for its friendly atmosphere, beautiful countryside, and small towns. Just an hour from Nashville, it is the perfect place to getaway for a drive through the countryside.

Macon County Guide to Local Attractions and Events

We live it. You’ll love it!

Planning a day trip or looking for somewhere new to explore? Come to Macon County Tennessee! Macon County has no shortage of attractions and events. Visit our beautiful parks in Lafayette and Red Boiling Springs with sports areas, walking tracks, covered bridges, pools, playground, and picnic areas. Looking for historic places or just a quiet visit with nature? We have that too. Come spend the day with Macon County!

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Macon County, TN Cities

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