About an hour and a half from Knoxville, Nashville and Chattanooga, Sparta, Tennessee, has a variety of indoor and outdoor attractions. Life Care Center of Sparta is just off the highway leading to Cookville with easy access to many attractions in the area. For a day trip, we suggest:
- The Sparta Tennessee website provides visitors information about attractions, parks and historical locations in the city.
- The Upper Cumberland Tourism Association covers attractions, parks and events in the 14 counties in the upper cumberland region of Tennessee.
- Fall Creek Falls State Park covers more than 26,000 acres including an inn, cabins, campsites, hiking trials, playgrounds and a golf course.
- Burgess Falls State Park, on the Falling Water River, has family-friendly activities, such as fishing, picnicking and hiking.