Lakeshore Park

Parks and Recreation Director

Sheryl Ely
(865) 215-4311

Lakeshore Park
5930 Lyons View Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

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• 207.49 acres
• 2 playgrounds
• open space
• paved trails
Lakeshore Greenway
• 6 baseball/softball fields with lights
• Contact Knox Youth Sports at 865-584-6403 or for program information
• 2 soccer fields & 2 practice fields
• Contact AYSO ( or Knoxville Football Club ( for program information
Farmer's Market
• concession stand
• restrooms (open during practices and games)
• Parking: approximately 400

Handicap SignAccessible parking and restrooms
KATRoute 11 & 19
Lyons View Pike at Lakeshore Park entrance

City Council District: 2
Lakeshore Park

6410 S. Northshore Drive
Knoxville, TN 37919

West Knoxville

lakeshore view
Lakeshore Park offers spectacular views of
Fort Loudoun Lake and the Great Smoky

Directions: From downtown Knoxville, take Kingston Pike headed west; turn left onto Northshore Drive at Western Plaza; park is approximately 2 miles on left at Lakeshore Institute.

A popular location to runners and walkers, Lakeshore Park provides spectacular vistas of Fort Loudoun Lake and the Smoky Mountains. Results from the City greenway laser counter project proved Lakeshore Greenway to be the most heavily used greenway in Knoxville.

Lakeshore Park is managed by a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to preserve, protect, and maintain the Park for public use and to provide on-going financial support for operation, expansion, enhancement, and beautification of the Park.  The future development of Lakeshore Park and all park improvements will be supported by private donations.  To make a gift, schedule an event, or for more information, visit

The park also includes vast recreational opportunities with 6 baseball/softball fields with lights, and 3 soccer fields.  For reservations or program information, call Knox Youth Sports at 865-584-6403 or check out

The park offers a Farmer's Market on Friday afternoons from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. from mid-April to October.  The Farmer's Market is located near the Hank Rappe Playground and Knox Youth Sports office shown on the map below.

Explore Lakeshore Park & Greenway on Google Street Views:
- Lakeshore Greenway (images from 2014)
- Lakeshore Park (images from 2016)

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

map of Lakeshore 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.