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Mousetail Landing State Park

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Stopped by to visit on our way to jackson..nice clean little park...visitors center was closed but... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
White Bluff, Tennessee
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A really nice park with an interesting story on how it may have gotten it's name. The park was... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Cookeville, Tennessee
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This 1200 acre park has a day use trail as well as an overnight trail. Fishing is a popular activity here. There are also picnic areas and a gazebo that may be rented. More information on this park and many more can be found at the TN State Parks...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
3 Campground Rd, Linden, TN 37096-5465
+1 731-847-0841
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Very serene& peaceful spot, a cove off of the Tennessee River in Linden,Tn. Mousetail Landing state park is very well kept, clean & has abundant wildlife. There's a beautiful spring fed creek near the entrance that's very picturesque. The rangers were all so kind and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Tennessee S, Owner at Mousetail Landing State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thank you for your kind words about our park and our staff. We are so glad you enjoyed your campsite and the activities! Please come back and see us soon!

Reviewed 11 June 2018

Main campground is spread out over a few very steep hills with only one bath house and it was not in the section we stayed in....you seriously need to be healthy to walk these hills to get from one end of the campground to the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped by to visit on our way to jackson..nice clean little park...visitors center was closed but a very nice ranger seen us and stopped and offered to go in and get us a park map and let us use the restroom:) we enjoyed our visit...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank christydcathey
Reviewed 4 May 2018

We stayed here in our 20 ft. travel trailer (in the main campground) in mid-April and there was only one other camper there at the time. Nice and quiet! Water & Electricity and a dump station. The ranger was very helpful and friendly, the park...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

A really nice park with an interesting story on how it may have gotten it's name. The park was established in 1986, making it one of the more recent additions to the Tennessee State Parks system. The name is thought to have been derived from...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank judy177
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We have used the Primitive camping area for several years and, when we can get our preferences with the particular campsites we like, we really enjoy it. Some of the sites do not have much shade or suitable area to set up a tent so...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Ray S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Several trails...one long loop that brings you to areas where you can see an overhang that you are pretty sure has had indians. A long loop trail and several short hikes...Great place to set up camp with RV spots, access to the Tennessee river. You...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank lthrel
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Been here multiple times either staying the weekend on a campsite just to pontoon all weekend or just go for a day and get out on the river and catch some fish. Always room to get in and out. Great scenery.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank lil_brandon
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We drove around the park and it was very pretty. Saw lots of deer and even a family of deer. Big daddy buck, doe & 2 little babies. The rangers had set up a giant slip n slide & there is a concert tonight. I...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank thompson615
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We usually have a great time here for an annual family reunion. The pavilion is perfect with tables and nearby restrooms. The is a sand beach and swimming or fishing. You can rent a campground.. go hiking or just enjoy nature

Date of experience: July 2016
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Yes, there's several porta-johns