Gary Underwood Park

Parks and Recreation Director

Sheryl Ely
sely@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-4311

Lakeshore Park
5930 Lyons View Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

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RESERVE ONLINE
Reserve Building
 
PARK DETAILS
Explore the park on Google Trekker Street View
• 6.78 acres
• open space (venue for special events, call 3-1-1)
• soccer field
• playground
• picnic tables
• shelter
Gary Underwood Greenway
South Knoxville Optimist Club Building, for reservations, call 3-1-1
• parking: 62 (2 accessible spaces)
Handicap SignAccessible parking
City Council District: 1
Gary Underwood Park

6135 Moore Road
Knoxville, TN 37920
865-215-4311
(building reservations)

South Knoxville 


Directions: Take Chapman Highway SE to Stone Road, Stone Road becomes Magazine Road; then turn right, then follow to Moore Road, then turn right onto Moore Road. Park is on the right.


Gary Underwood Park

Gary Underwood Park is a beautiful park tucked away in South Knoxville on over 6 acres. The park includes a soccer/football field, Gary Underwood Greenway, a playground, a shelter, and the South Knoxville Optimist Club Building, which is available for rental.


GOOGLE TREKKER STREET VIEW

Explore the park and greenway on Google Trekker Street View (images from Fall 2017)


Gary Underwood Park


HISTORY OF THE PARK

The park is named in honor of Gary Underwood, a City councilman  from 1990 to 2001 who lives in South Knoxville.


Gary Underwood Park  mapMap Legend


PARK RULES & REGULATIONS


1.) For the protection of our park and the safety of its users, the following are prohibited:
  • No alcoholic beverages
  • No open fires
  • No hitting golf balls anywhere in the park
  • No motorized vehicles in park
  • No equestrian activity
2.) Per city ordinance, all animals must be maintained on a leash.
3.) Please be respectful of other trail users.
4.) Please help to keep our parks beautiful by disposing trash in proper receptacles.
5.) Hours - Open dawn to dusk unless otherwise posted.