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Dandridge, TN
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is a beautiful place to picnic and the views are magnificent. There needs to be a play area for kids and maybe some adult game areas. The restrooms need to be upgraded with more stalls too.

Thank Jeanne F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful lake near the Smokey Mountain National Park and close to Sieverville, Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg! We mostly boated near the Dam and throughly enjoyed the views and water! I'm sure there must be good fishing but didn't get to!

Thank CLH2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quiet wonderful lake with fun bluegill fishing, otters, and great warm swimming. Lovely view of the Smokies behind the lake. Setting was just lovely. Can't wait to return.

Thank BlueFalconRidge
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful lake with a view of the mountains. Clean water not a lot of boaters the lake is large. We rented a boat for just a short time because of the rain it was beautiful in the evening.

Thank 135MikeS135
Reviewed 14 August 2017

If you want to see a big, beautiful and scenic lake. Douglas Lake has just what you want. My boat trip was very nice . We rode for hours taking pictures of birds, the dam, mountains and the most beautiful cabin and houses iv every...More

Thank susangray14
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The lake is quite large and you can rent boats, jet skis and swim. There are a lot of RV parks along the lake and visit the Dam

Thank whodoyouknow
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I live on Douglas Lake, mile marker 14. I am sad about the review of the grandson that drowned. I have grown children and I do not allow them to swim at our home, or on the boat, without a floating device. Our lake is...More

2  Thank Susan K
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We visited the Lake and were surprised how blue the water was. The air was warm, bur a steady breeze made it enjoyable. We will return.

Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This lake unsafe if you have young children or any one needs to wear a life jacket untoes. We lost our grandson to drowning here and he knew he couldn't swim and never would get in water he couldn't see bottom mist if time it...More

3  Thank Shelia S
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Anchor Down resort which is on the lake. Rented a pontoon boat for a day and have been swimming, fishing, and boating for a week. It's a beautiful lake, with great views. Clean water, sizeable, and lots of private coves if you like...More

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1 July 2017|
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Response from HikerGuideSteve | Reviewed this property |
Near the public boat ramp, near the Dam.
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29 March 2017|
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Response from 416lulub | Reviewed this property |
I don't know either, iwe certainly had some beautiful drives in our car where you could find some off road trails.