Camping

Camping on Dale Hollow Lake can be a dream vacation for you and your family. Nature's paradise, and best kept secret is the sparkling turquoise water of Dale Hollow, partnered with the scenic undeveloped shoreline, or the natural rock formations and cool river of Arch Lake at Pickett State park will have you hooked! You can contact any facility below or reserve a campsite online at www.recreation.gov, or call toll free 1-877-444-6777!

A camping permit is required for each camping site (RV, tent and primitive camping) or a fine will be issued. Camping permits are FREE and can be obtained from the Corps. of Engineers by contacting the Resource Manager at Dale Hollow Lake. (931) 243-3136 or laura.m.Holman@lrn.usace.army.mil

For more information about Camping at Dale Hollow Lake or to request a Pickett County Vacation or Relocation packet contact the Byrdstown Pickett County Chamber of Commerce.
Toll free 1-888-406-4704
Local (931) 864-7195
Email dalehollow@twlakes.net

 

Big South Fork Nat'l River & Recreation Area

Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area contains five developed campgrounds which are intended to meet the needs of almost any camper visiting the park. 

Two campgrounds, Bandy Creek (TN) and Blue Heron (KY) are highly developed sites with many amenities while the Alum Ford Campground (KY) offers a limited number of primitive campsites.  Two equestrian campgrounds, Bear Creek (KY) and Station Camp (TN) are both highly developed campgrounds operated by concessionaires.

There are no campground stores.  The Bandy Creek Stable does have a small tack store that carries a few items for campers.  Be prepared to bring what you need with you. The stables sells firewood. Campers may also collect any wood that is down and dead. Ice can be purchased at the Bandy Creek Visitor Center.

For more information visit www.nps.gov/biso/index/htm
 

 

Maple Hill RV Park & Cabins - Near Big South Fork
19 Level Sites...all full hook-up with 50/30/20 amp electric, 
9 pull-through (25 x 65)
Asphalt entrance into the area off US 127
4 - Private Bathrooms (1 for Handicap)
Clean Laundry Area
Dump Station Available, Pets welcome on leash
Pavilion and Kitchen for groups
Phone: (931) 879-3025
Website: www.maplehillrv.com
 

Obey River Campground

Obey River Campground on Dale Hollow Lake
Managed by the Army Corp of Engineers and adjacent to Sunset Marina & Resort
Location: just off Hwy. 111
For contact at the campground: (931) 864-6388
For reservations by phone, toll free: 1-877-444-6777
For reservations online: www.recreation.gov
Reservation code: OBEY
Ammenities: 130 SITES, WATER, ELECTRIC, SHOWER FACILITIES, PICNIC AREA, BEACH, PLAYGROUND, TENNIS/BALL COURTS, BOAT RENTALS, SANITARY DUMP STATION, PHONE
Sites with Electric and Water Hookups Include: 40-42, 44, 45, 47, 59-93, 95-109, 111, 112, 115-117, 121-131
Tent Only Sites: 11-20, 23, 30, 43, 49-58, 94, 110, 113, 114, 120

 

Star Point Resort

Star Point Resort on Dale Hollow Lake
Lakeside camping complete with grills, electric, picnic tables, all conveniently located at the Resort.
Location: 4490 Star Point Road, Byrdstown, TN 38549
For reservations by phone, toll free: 1-866-782-7768
For reservations online: www.starpointresort.com
Email for reservations: starpoint@TWLakes.net
Ammenities: 14 SITES, ELECTRIC, SHOWER FACILITIES, PICNIC AREA, TENNIS/BALL COURTS, BOAT RENTALS, SANITARY DUMP STATION, PHONE

 

Sunset Marina & Resort on Dale Hollow Lake
2040 Sunset Dock Road

Byrdstown, TN 38549

Toll Free: (931) 864-3146

Website: www.sunsetmarina.com

Pickett State Park

Pickett State Park near Big South Fork
11,752-acre State Park and Forest possesses a combination of uncommon rock formations, natural bridges, numerous caves and the remains of ancient Indian occupation.
Location: 4605 Pickett Park Highway, Jamestown, TN 38556. (931) 879-5821. The park is located in Pikcett County, 12 miles northeast of Jamestown on State Route 154.
For reservations by phone, call toll free: 1-877-444-6777
For reservations online : www.recreation.gov
Ammenities: 40 SITES, WATER, ELECTRIC, SHOWER FACILITIES, PICNIC AREA, BEACH, PLAYGROUND, TENNIS/BALL COURTS, BOAT RENTALS, SANITARY DUMP STATION, PHONE

 

 

Primitive Camping on Dale Hollow Lake
To obtain a primitive camping permit please contact:
Dale Hollow Lake Resource Manager's Office
5050 Dale Hollow Dam Road, Celina, TN 38551
Monday thru Friday 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM CST
(931) 243-3136
Taylors Ford - Boat and road access
Gunnels Camp - Boat and road access
Rayburn Point - Boat access
Phillips Island - Boat access
Noel Island - Boat access
Joett Creek Point - Boat access
Jackson Creek Island - Boat access
County Line Island - Boat access
Jones Chapel - Boat and road access
Cove Creek ** - Boat and road access

**Limited to six people per site