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May Prairie Natural Area

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Address: Asbury Rd, Manchester, TN
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May Prairie Natural Area

The 250-acre May Prairie is a recognized National Natural Landmark located near Manchester, Coffee County , Tennessee. The one-mile loop trail is a bit finicky but sufficient... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2012
Nashville, Tennessee
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Spring Hill, Tennessee
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Just go for it off the gravel where it looks like they were going to make a road. That's about the best you can do to get started. After that the train becomes more clear with both wight paint and red ribbon blazes. When you get the the field I'm not sure what you are expected to do. The best... More 

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Manchester, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

We home a lot and decided to check out this locally. .we had lots of bug spray and it didn't touch the mosquitos. We went in about 100 feet and couldn't take it...and we've done lots of hiking. Left and went somewhere else. Yuck! !

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Oakland, Tennessee
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Went there as part of our birding organization's state meeting and this was an organized field trip. Loved how beautiful and clean it was. Enjoyed the birding and wildflowers. Also enjoyed seeing how they maintain it and are making improvements to it, for the people and the wildlife. Hope to visit it again.

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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2013

I really do not understand why this would be listed as an attraction. It is totally undeveloped and there is no signage to even let people know where it is. It would take a serious student of nature to research and find the site.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2012

The 250-acre May Prairie is a recognized National Natural Landmark located near Manchester, Coffee County , Tennessee. The one-mile loop trail is a bit finicky but sufficient for exercise. The mosquito’s were more than plentiful during the time of our visit but overall is a nice little prairie and swamp area worth visiting at least once. After turning off U.S.... More 

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