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Cedars of Lebanon State Park

328 Cedar Forest Rd, Lebanon, TN 37090-7678
+1 615-443-2769
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Just OK

The sites are not that big, and we didn't feel comfortable having a fire in the fire pit with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Beth H
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NH
High concentration of beautiful cedar trees

Not a great deal of man made activities, but a quiet, peaceful, setting for camping and hiking. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
philb481
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Lebanon, Tennessee
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Cedars of Lebanon State Park is located in Wilson County and is part of the Cedars of Lebanon State Forest. The park is named for Eastern Red Cedar trees found throughout the area. The trees reminded early American settlers of the famed Biblical cedar forests that thrived across Mount Lebanon in what is now the Mediterranean area. Cedars of Lebanon became a state park in 1955. Eight miles of hiking trails meander through the cedar forests and glades. There are four trails in the park where you may catch a glimpse of fox, deer, squirrel, rabbits and turkey throughout the park. Picnicking is another popular activity. All picnic tables are equipped with grills and there are also 11 picnic shelters located throughout the park. Three of the picnic shelters can be reserved for a fee. The 900 acre park has 117 campsites equipped with picnic tables and grills, electric and water hookups.
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“hiking trails” (10 reviews)
“nature center” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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328 Cedar Forest Rd, Lebanon, TN 37090-7678
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The sites are not that big, and we didn't feel comfortable having a fire in the fire pit with neighbors. The bathrooms are very outdated and kind of icky. I opted not to take a shower in it, but my husband did and said the...More

Thank Beth H
Tennessee S, TN State Parks Central Office at Cedars of Lebanon State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your feedback. We are in the process of updating the size of our campsites and remodeling the bath houses. The project should be finished in the coming months and we hope that you will visit us again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not a great deal of man made activities, but a quiet, peaceful, setting for camping and hiking. The park does have a nice swimming pool, horseback riding, and multiple camp sites. Also, a few cabin rentals are available.

Thank philb481
Tennessee S, Owner at Cedars of Lebanon State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for the review, philb481. We hope you will come back for a visit again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a beautiful campground. Dedicated in the 1930's it's well maintained. Our site included water and sewer along with a fire ring and picnic table. Our site was level. And the price? OMG reasonable. Along with a senior discount.

Thank Cindytrojak
Reviewed 16 October 2017

A wonderful park to escape and relax at. Playground for small children, camping, cabins and picnic areas. A nice way to spend a day with your family. I believe there is also horseback riding in the area as we saw a group of several people...More

Thank judy177
Tennessee S, Administration TSP Central Office at Cedars of Lebanon State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you for your review. Come back and see us!

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We have visited this State parks for years and it hasn't changed- it's ok but the hiking trails aren't very well marked, the picnic pavilions are the typical State parks. The ball field is gone so no where to play baseball. The play ground equipment...More

Thank Sun3girls
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Located southeast of Nashville, Tennessee, this is the park we stayed in for several days over the Solar Eclipse weekend. The park is well-maintained and has a lot of things to offer visitors even when the sun isn’t playing hide and seek with the moon....More

Thank Ari A
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Unfortunately, the only times that we have stayed here are for overnight stays. I hope to return sometime and stay for several nights. A very nice and well kept park, in my opinion.

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Trash everywhere!!!!! Another terrible park in a ever so slow growing city of Lebanon tn!!!! 40k people live in Lebanon and have nothing to do!!!!

Thank Globe_TravelServices
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Recently stayed there for a few days. What a wonderful experience. Check-in staff was friendly, helpful. Let us change sites for one better suited to our needs, gave us our senior discount! WHAT A VALUE! We drove around and saw what all this park offers....More

1  Thank KingsportPamela
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We drove down to the area from NYC Metro to view the 2017 solar eclipse. Because of last minute plans to change our trip from South Carolina to the Nashville area, I was worried we would not find a suitable event to attend for viewing....More

1  Thank Jason A
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hotcornpone
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Response from Tim T | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they have started with upgrading and restructuring the camp grounds. When we were there in late summer yearly fall is when we were told they were going to remodel the campgrounds. I do believe it was shortly... More
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