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Great place to relax, picnic

McFarland Bottoms is a great place to take the family for a picnic, take a swim or have a great... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Shay M
via mobile
Afternoon well spent

We spent a few hours walking and looking at the Tennessee river and cliffs. Nice view of bridge and... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Kelsey C
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have visited this park to many times to count. All the times involved camping, fishing, swimming, picnics and games with our kids now grandkids. A very safe and peaceful place just to go rest.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Daydream778166
Reviewed 8 November 2018

This park has a very nice visitor center, disc golf, a river front, covered picnic areas, open fields, tall pine trees, a marina, walking and biking paths, camping, etc. Great place.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tom F
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful park and a beautiful campground. We travel to Florence often because my daughter lives there and would rate it a five if they took resverations for the campground. We travel 8 hours to get to Florence and need to know there...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mfay59
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

McFarland Bottoms is a great place to take the family for a picnic, take a swim or have a great meal.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shay M
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

It’s a first come first serve campsite. No reservations so if no one answers the phone you don’t know their availability. It was a Friday, so it’s usually packed, we started calling at 2. No one answered after it got time to stop, we had...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Food32566
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is one of the dirtiest campgrounds we have been in. There were bits of trash at almost every site. The bathrooms and showers were DISGUSTING. No campfires are allowed unless you have a fire ring, which we did, but we were still told to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank maddogg1110
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We spent a few hours walking and looking at the Tennessee river and cliffs. Nice view of bridge and harbor. Lots of geese and fishing. Nice visitor center at front of park. Clean restrooms.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kelsey C
Reviewed 23 June 2018

We had a lovely picnic with a lot of Friends in McFarland Park. The weather was overcast with a cool breeze. The kids were playing on the grass and splashed in the water, The river alongside with barges going up and down made it a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Eater167
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Nice grassy area with a group of large rocks for the kids to climb and play on, and a large grove of mature trees accommodating several people chilling in hammocks.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank FredFleet
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Great place to exercise & commune with nature usually just enough people there to have an enjoyable , comfortable time walking.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Ann E
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Response from Bookmon | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to not answer in a timely manner. Been having a time of it in the health department. Just didn’t log on to TA. Outside of Florence is very wooded and very loverly in the fall. The Naches Trace nearby is a great drive
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Response from 525leight | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. We stayed in a hotel
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Response from pennymc62 | Reviewed this property |
It shouldn't be a problem. You can call ahead. Enjoy!
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