Burgess Falls State Park

Burgess-falls summer

As of Feb. 5, 2017 Alert: The staircase at the main falls is inaccessible. The overlook is accessible, but the stairs down to the main falls will remained closed.

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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

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