Visit to Tennessee

Visit to Tennessee

LONG HUNTER STATE PARK

2,400 acres. Long Hunter is located along the shore of J. Percy Priest Lake, a large reservoir which is east of Nashville, in central Tennessee. There are bluffs and rock

Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area

Great Smoky Mountains National Park Cherokee National Forest

outcrops along the reservoir, and a forest of hardwoods with cedar.

Activities: Hiking and backpacking are possible on about 10 miles of trails. Fishing is available at the reservoir as well as along 100-acre Couchville Lake.

Camping Regulations: Backpack camping is allowed in one area of the park, along the Volunteer Trail in the 1,000-acre Bakers Grove Primitive Use Area. A permit is required, and may be obtained from the visitor center.

For Further Information: Long Hunter State Park, 2910 Hobson Pike, Hermitage, TN 37076; (615)885-2422.

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