Island Home Park

Parks and Recreation Director

Sheryl Ely
(865) 215-4311

Lakeshore Park
5930 Lyons View Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

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• 7.62 acres
• picnic tables
• water access
• blueway (canoe in put/take out)
• playground
• fishing
• open space
• paved trails
• 1 tennis court
• 1 ballfield
Will Skelton Greenway
• Adjacent to Ijams Nature Center
Handicap SignAccessible parking and restrooms
KATRoute 40
Island Home Blvd.
City Council District: 1
Island Home Park

2225 Estelle Circle
Knoxville, TN 37920

South Knoxville

island home park

Directions: Heading south on Gay Street bridge, veer left through traffic light onto Sevier Avenue. Turn left onto Island Home Avenue. Continue straight into Island Home neighborhood (you’ll see pillars) onto Maplewood. Continue straight onto Spence Place. Veer left through four-way stop. Turn left onto Estelle Circle.

Explore the Will Skelton Greenway on Google Trekker Street View (images from Fall 2014)

Click here to view other virtual treks of greenways, trails, and attractions around Knoxville.

map of Island Home ParkMap Legend


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.