As of Dec. 11, 2016 Alert: The staircase at the main falls is inaccessible. The overlook is accessible, but the stairs down to the main falls will remained closed.
Hours of Operation
8:00 AM CT until 30 minutes before sunset when gates are closed.
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM CT Park Office Monday-Friday
Please note: Park is closed when the river is high or when there is snow on the roads and/or trails.
Burgess Falls State Park
4000 Burgess Falls Drive
Sparta, Tennessee 38583