Are you looking for something to do for your summer vacation? Do you enjoy travel, recreation, and adventures in the great outdoors? Look no further than the beautiful state of Tennessee and more specifically, explore Norris Lake as your vacation destination. Norris Lake is located in beautiful East Tennessee and nestled within view of both the Cumberland and Smoky Mountains. It is a popular travel destination for the person that loves the outdoors and is looking for some fun and adventure. There are local attractions and places to visit that can satisfy any traveler.Reserve Campsite
There is no shortage of things to do at Norris Lake, whether you want to rent a vacation home, purchase lake home real estate, enjoy a day on a boat fishing, swim or just relax with the family; you have come to the right place. Let’s see what makes Norris Lake - one of TVA's cleanest lakes and best kept secrets in East Tennessee the special place that it is!
Norris Lake offers 3 parks, 22 marinas and 50 plus islands which attract visitors looking for outdoor adventure that include: boating, fishing, camping, paddle boards, kayaking, and hiking. You can visit Norris Dam State Park, Big Ridge State Park, and Anderson County Park. They offer a variety of lodging options including RV campgrounds for the avid camper and for those looking for a little more comfort there are cabins and cottages to rent. You can choose a mountain view or the majestic lakefront views.
Regardless if you choose to stay in your tent, RV, log cabin, or a cottage, there are many activities to choose from. You can spend your days fishing or rent a pontoon and just enjoy relaxing on the lake. Rent paddle boards and kayaks. You can visit Cedar Creek Jumping Bridge if you want to add a little more excitement to your lake swim or maybe a rope swing at Big Ridge State Park is more your style. Perhaps you are looking for a break from the water. There are several businesses that provide horse back riding packages for all levels of riders. In addition, for those who like to get even closer to nature, there are lots of hiking trails.
There are historical sites and Lenoir museum for the person who loves to delve into the local history of the area. You can visit places like Rice Grist Mill, Caleb Crosby Threshing Barn, and Norton Grist Mill. Let’s not forget the famous Norris Dam, the first major project in the 1930’s of the TVA.
Discover East Tennessee's best kept secrets! You, nature, friends and family.Norris Lake Marinas