Barge Ride, Bays Mountain Park, a State Natural Area in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA.
The Barge Ride includes a nature lecture across Bays Mountain Reservoir on a pontoon boat. Bays Mountain Park & Planetarium is an attractive nature preserve in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA. Enjoy walking a 2.3-mile loop (and other trails) around the old city reservoir which provided water 1917-1944 and now serves as lake habitat. Bays Mountain Park is the largest city-owned park in Tennessee and was declared a State Natural Area in 1973. As part of the Ridge-and-Valley Appalachians, the ridge of Bays Mountain runs southwest to northeast, from just south of Knoxville to Kingsport, in eastern Tennessee.Add to Cart Add to Lightbox Download