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Percy Priest Lake

Nashville, TN
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  • Average12%
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Nashville, TN
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three couples used this campground for our visit to Nashville. It is quiet, secluded and beautiful. We were all in RV sites overlooking the lake.

Thank LenC20142014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My crew and I spent a rare afternoon off here at the Cook Public Use area. It was amazing! The water is great and was quite warm for swimming. The small beach is perfect for laying out. There's a fire pit and playground area as...More

Thank geoffbund
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the lake. The beach was very clean and the grounds were well kept. They do offer pontoon and fishing boat rentals however we loved the beach and enjoyed the lake from there. Its really pretty with many islands. If you want to chill...More

Thank randiltrojan
Reviewed 19 May 2017

It's a good place to pass time with Kids. You can sit and relax and enjoy the lake view. Water is still so u can njoi swimming also.

Thank Aashishpayal
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful time at the dam. The parking is plentiful. It was pet friendly. I visited durning the off season I'm not sure about pet friendly during the busy season. I was able to let my dogs swim there with no issue. I would...More

Thank luvurworld
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

I stumbled on the visitor center and J. Percy Priest Dam on the greenway walk path. You'll see sightseeing onlookers, workers stopping off for a car lunch spot, some fisherman, joggers and of course a nice big dam. If it's daylight it will be open.

Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

This review is for the trail around Couchville Lake in Long Hunter State Park at Percy Priest Lake. This nice little lake is a great resource for outdoor activity for people in the area. There is a very nice trail around the lake, about 2...More

Thank EKRN
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Percy Priest lake and damn today. Its such a beautiful spot. Great place to take the family or a quit spot to visit as a couple. The visitor center was very educational. We walked around and sat for a while with our feet...More

Thank TangoMango12
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We stayed near the lake during our visit to Nashville. At this time of year it is not necessarily a tourist location but it does have nice parks and scenery.

Thank mymisteak
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Never a dull moment as we live nearby and never a time when this view is boring. Boating and other water sports everyday makes this a fun place to stop and catch your thoughts and put on paper.

Thank MTJuliet L
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Vicki P
I am coming up to the area from Florida and bringing my paddleboard..where would be some of the best places to be able to wade in and do a bit of SUP...mine is an inflatable, so also need a beach or flat area to inflate, not too far from water..
28 September 2016|
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Response from Ginger H | Reviewed this property |
The best place that I know of is on Bell Road the entrance from Nashville Shores or right as soon as you go across the bridge from Stewart's fairy there is a park on the right that you may be able to put your paddleboard... More
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ldecker
Looking to rent a two bedroom cabin lakefront. I'd really like something clean and doesn't smell musty! Where are the best places/areas to rent on the lake?
3 August 2016|
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Response from Ginger H | Reviewed this property |
There is really nothing to rent on the lake other than a house and I have never seen a house to rent on the lake you might try a marina that might have boats to rent
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Lee S
Who do you contact for a pontoon driver?
12 July 2016|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
I would call elm hill marina or Nashville shores park. Not sure other than that. Good luck!
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