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Cove Lake State Park

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110 Cove Lake Ln, Caryville, TN 37714-3800
+1 423-566-9701
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Nice place for a stopover to get a little walk to break up a long trip. Just a few miles off the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
cunninghamcaroline5
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Leesville, South Carolina
Beautiful Park!!

We went here to visit with our kids and grandkids. It was a relaxing place with wonderful scenery... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
willoughby117
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Warsaw, New York
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This scenic area sits in a valley of beautiful mountains in the Cumberland Plateau. The lake is surrounded by over 100 campsites, large picnic pavilions for rent, and hiking trails; including an 11 mile section of the Cumberland Trail. More information on this park and many more can be found at the TN State Parks website.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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110 Cove Lake Ln, Caryville, TN 37714-3800
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+1 423-566-9701
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice place for a stopover to get a little walk to break up a long trip. Just a few miles off the Caryville exit on I-75. Pretty little lake with a short walking trail. Not a very busy exit but gas and food nearby.

Thank cunninghamcaroline5
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We went here to visit with our kids and grandkids. It was a relaxing place with wonderful scenery for our pictures together!

Thank willoughby117
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We arrived late and were registered in minutes. The Officer kindly suggested a site closer to the facilities that were open for the season, which was very accomodating. After setting up, in the dark we walked the paved 3.5 mile loop. The moonlight was enough...More

Thank zcachers
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Always nice to go here in the evening. Take a long walk on the forest trail or take the front trail to enjoy the sun. The restaurant on the premises is nice.

Thank Amanda1106
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here briefly for a hike and wished we had more time to explore. We stopped in October and it was a beautiful time.

Thank Meahme
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

We visited this park for about an hour before we checked into our hotel. They have nice picnic areas and paved walking trails. Very nice area.

Thank luv2cruiseeverywhere
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Our pavillon was very clean and ready for our group. Area surroundind was very well kept and available for some games.Fire pit was large so all food could be prepared at one time. parking was adequate.

Thank Ronald M
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Lovely, fun place to picnic with family and friends. Close to home. A awesome restaurant is sleep on the property with lot's of tasty food and live music.

Thank vszczepaniak1
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

First and last time. Picked it online the site I picked was un usable for a 38ft 5th wheel 3 feet from the door was a boulder and a bank. Looks are deceiving online. They were nice enough to let me look at other sites...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2017

The Park is overlooking the beautiful mountains in the area. Our family loved the outdoor games it offered. They even have a spot for fishing!

Thank Heather G
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Cammy M
2 July 2016|
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Response from Susan H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is called little Egypt. Just ask a local for directions. Beautiful waterfall
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Kilbro99
29 March 2016|
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Response from CoveLakeStatePark | Property representative |
You can if you are camping on a camp site. Fires aren't allowed anywhere else on park grounds though due to safety. Thank you
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