State Parks

Tennessee state park here locally is Cumberland Gap. Other state parks are Big Ridge State Park and Norris Dam State Park. The state parks in East TN are among the best TN state park area in Tennessee.

Panther Creek State Park

Offering: Handicap equipped, camping, visitor center, picnic area, water skiing, swimming, boat launches, hiking trails, playgrounds, tennis courts, bike trails (rental).
Location: Morristown TN
Phone: 423.587.7046

Big Ridge State Park

Offering: camping, laundry, back country camping sites, visitor center, water skiing, boat renting, fishing, boat launching, canoe access, swimming, tennis courts, playgrounds and hiking trails.
Location: Maynardville TN
Toll Free: 800.471.5305

Cumberland Gap National Park

Offering: Gap Cave (guided tours), Pinnacle Overlook, White Rocks Overlook, Visitor Center, camping, hiking, picnicing, Hensley Settlement (guided tours), backpacking, sight seeing, wildlife watching and back country camp sites (must have advance reservations).
Location: Middlesboro KY
Phone: 606.248.2817