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The Colonies community is located in Nashville, Tennessee in the zip code 37221; this neighborhood is accessible from Poplar Creek Road, Old Harding Pike, and Poplar Creek Trace. Most of the one- and two-story brick homes in the area are elevated, as the roads wind down a small hillside.
For the outdoor enthusiast, the nearby Warner Parks are a combined 2,684 acres of forest and open fields. This area, composed on the Edwin Warner Park and Percy Warner Park, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Venues include hiking trails with scenic overlooks, cross country running courses, and athletic fields. There is an equestrian center and horse trails, but riders are required to use their own horses.
Covering the hills of Percy Warner Park on Old Hickory Road is Harpeth Hill Golf Course. This public golf course has a par 72 championship layout surrounded by a natural wildlife habitat. In 1991 the course became a regional-qualifying site for the USGA Public Links Championship. Memberships are available at varying rates, including a discount for those living in Davidson County.
Public schools for Colonies are part of the Metropolitan Nashville Public School System. The closest ones are Harpeth Valley Elementary School, Bellevue Middle School, and Hillwood High School. There are also several private schools and daycare centers nearby.
Publix and Bellevue Village Shopping Center are within two miles of the neighborhood on Highway 100. Residents will find popular department stores along Highway 70 South.