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Pickett CCC Memorial State Park

4605 Pickett Park Hwy, Jamestown, TN 38556-5889
+1 931-879-5821
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Beautiful park, subpar campground

We arrived with our family of 8 on a rainy Saturday. We had reserved a site ahead of time. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gilbrethfamily
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Dixon Springs, Tennessee
Wonderful park

We just came back from a 4-day camping trip to this park and definitely want to go back again. It... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
j0ylarry
,
Bristol, Tennessee
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This 17,372-acre park has botanic and geologic features that are unique in the state.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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4605 Pickett Park Hwy, Jamestown, TN 38556-5889
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived with our family of 8 on a rainy Saturday. We had reserved a site ahead of time. I extensively researched the layout of the campground and picked the best site available. The best available is apparently not so great. The one way road...More

Thank gilbrethfamily
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We just came back from a 4-day camping trip to this park and definitely want to go back again. It is a combination of nice hiking trails, great & friendly staff, a varied combination of camping and whole variety of rental cabins from rustic to...More

Thank j0ylarry
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We loved this state park and wish that state would spend some money on the campground. We are tent campers and I have seen worse. But as a whole, it needs work and it saddens me to see such a great place in need of...More

Thank LisaDawn16
Reviewed 8 August 2017

A great get away with the family or by yourself. Excellent hiking trails with an abundance of wildlife.

Thank danaktaylor
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We went to the park to see the glow worms but our tour was cancelled due to weather. We stayed at a local B&B so we went back to the park the next day to explore. It is really beautiful! We hiked to the cave...More

Thank Derenda S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We loved the hiking trails and the peace and quiet. It's an old and picturesque park. Unfortunately, we chose this park to try out our new (to us) travel trailer. We reserved a site based on the size of our camper. When we got there,...More

Thank Craig W
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We were really very happy with our choice of staying here. Friendly staff, great, quiet cabin with ample hiking opportunities in and around the park. Our 10ml hike in the park was a real gem: alcoves, bluffs, waterfalls and natural bridges. We also visited the...More

Thank Zeeburger1970
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We made a visit to this park while being staying at Fall Creek Falls State Park. Pickett State Park is a certified Dark Sky park for star gazing. It has two natural bridges, fishing, boat rentals, a swimming area, and a variety of trails. In...More

Thank Kenneth D
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I have already told many friends about our visit here and recommended it, thought it is an 8 hour drive from our home. We stayed in a deluxe cabin, and it was amazing. Clean, Big, Comfortable, FREE FIREWOOD! We cooked daily and found all we...More

4  Thank Robbie M
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We went here on a spur of the moment trip. We only had two hours to explore so it was rough with the lack of directions and trail signs. We did get to see the cave and bluffs and the suspended bridge plus a waterfall...More

1  Thank chassybaby
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thepumpkinlady
2 July 2017|
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Response from Kenneth D | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so since this is a state park. I would recommend you give the park a call and ask them directly. Good luck, and hope you enjoy Pickett St. Park!
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Billy R
16 September 2016|
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Response from DEGlass | Reviewed this property |
Yes, bring your own kayak or canoe. We've launched our tandem inflatable kayak from the rental place's dock, no problem. The small lake is absolutely quiet and very beautiful, and a paddle under the natural arch is... More
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