The Parkway?s first recreation area, Cumberland Knob includes 2000 acres of mostly forested mountainside. The picnic area is an appropriate location for family reunions and other informal social gatherings for Parkway neighbors. The adjoining recreation field is often used for ball games and other sports played in conjunction with family gatherings. Hiking trails lead to Cumberland Knob along mountain slopes and across Gully Creek providing a mix of natural resources for hikers to observe.
- picnic area (open May 9 - November 2)
- restrooms are wheelchair accessible
- picnic area is wheelchair accessible