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Edgar Evins State Park

1630 Edgar Evans State Park, Silver Point, TN 38582-7917
+1 931-858-2446
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Sunday day trip

Not a good hiking place. Not very good picnic area. The observation tower was the highlight of the... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
230pamelak
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Nashville, Tennessee
Beautiful scenery

Very nice scenery. The long winding road getting to the reservoir and our campground was a little... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
GoingFarFarAway
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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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1630 Edgar Evans State Park, Silver Point, TN 38582-7917
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Not a good hiking place. Not very good picnic area. The observation tower was the highlight of the trip

Thank 230pamelak
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice scenery. The long winding road getting to the reservoir and our campground was a little treacherous driving with our big rig but presented beautiful vistas. We stayed at the Long Branch campground which was well maintained with nice views of the river.

Thank GoingFarFarAway
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Stayed in a park cabin and it was nicer than I could have imagined and at that price, it was amazing.

1  Thank cinesk
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This park was wonderful!!! It was in the direct path of eclipse. The sites are like non I've ever seen! They hang over the bluffs on metal and wooden decks! No one can wander thru your campsite it's very private and secluded. The marina food...More

Thank bumbalough
Reviewed 23 August 2017

A spectacularly scenic mountain forest location with a wide range of well-maintained facilities from primitive tent camping sites to RV berths with hookups to comfortable, even cushy, rental cabins. The hiking trails are at various levels of challenge, and organized activities are offered for kids,...More

Thank beerwriter
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Climb to the top of the observation tower for a great view. Visitor center/rangers were super friendly and the day of my visit the park was lovely, peaceful and green from all the rain we've had. We are so fortunate in Tennessee to have such...More

Thank Maddox1000
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Has a nice walking trail that we walk every time we go out there. Plenty of deer and there is fishing, one of John's favorite. Plenty of kayacing there and picturing taking.

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Very unusual camping area. Its a first come 1st serve camp ground. If your planning on going here near a holiday you want to arrive in the middle of the week to get a good spot over the lake. There are camp sites that literally...More

1  Thank Mary D
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This place is amazingly green! I had forgotten how green the green can be. Living in Vegas I am so used to irrigated grass but it is so nice to see all that water in the trees. Staff in the park office were friendly and...More

Thank Scigris
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Perfect place for a family getaway! The park is huge, and well maintained. THere are plenty of things to do! THe cabins are quaint with easy access to a beautiful pool. Hiking trails are easy to assess, you get a great workout! Perfect for the...More

1  Thank angelaG7929NA
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Terry W
21 December 2017|
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Response from Scigris | Reviewed this property |
No caves.
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Kasey T
7 March 2017|
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Response from John H |
There are plenty of paved roads to ride bikes on, as long as you follow the rules of safety- traffic goes through there frequently, but are required to go only 30mph. There is a seasonal restaurant at the marina.
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Jerry R
7 March 2016|
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Response from susan n | Reviewed this property |
There are no waterfalls at Edgar Evins. However, some spectacular waterfalls are close by. Burgess Falls, 136 feet, is only 24 miles away. The hike is under a mile and half there-and-back to the falls. You don't really go... More
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