Burgess Falls State Park

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Window Cliffs SNA is open. We have repaired seven of the eight cable crossings that were washed out during the flood in early November. Some areas may be hazardous; please exercise caution when deciding whether or not to cross these sections of the trail. 

Public Notice: The staircase at the main falls is inaccessible. The overlook is accessible, but the stairs down to the main falls will remained closed until further notice.

Phone Number

931-432-5312

Hours of Operation

Burgess Falls State Park

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.

Window Cliffs

8:00 AM CT until one hour before sunset, year-round. Window Cliffs is a day-use area. 

Please note: Window Cliffs is closed when the river is high or when there is snow on the roads and/or trails.

Address:

Burgess Falls State Park

4000 Burgess Falls Drive
Sparta, Tennessee 38583

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