Rock climbing and rappelling has become a popular activity here at Palisades, with approximately a 1/4 mile of bluff side and 60-70 ft cliffs at a 1300-ft elevation.
Bring the whole family for a day of picnicking at several sites throughout the park. There are three indoor lodges, six outdoor pavilions, several rock tables, barbeque grills, swings, a gazebo, small covered bridge and the girl scout amphitheater. The playground area is especially popular with the younger people.
Take a hike on approximately 2 miles of nature trails. The 80 acre facility has a variety of plants, trees and wildlife for your enjoyment.
A restored homestead of older buildings are also on display at the park including the Daniel Murphree cabin, Blackwood cabin, Compton school house, a log barn and meditation chapel. Visit the history page for more information.
Christmas time in the park during the month of December is a winter wonderland of lights and thousand of visitors from all over to come see them.