Rock Island State Park


IMPORTANT SAFETY INFO: Please read the text below about the Caney Fork River Gorge and Safety Information prior to visiting the park. 

PARK CLOSURES: On Saturday, April 8, 2017, Rock Island State Park and the Tennessee Valley Authority will be conducting public tours of the Great Falls Dam powerhouse, in celebration of the dam’s 100th anniversary. Twin Falls and the Twin Falls parking area will be closed to all outside guests. Large portions of the beach parking lots will also be closed to all outside guests. To learn more or register for a tour, visit our event page. Thank you.


Rates: $35 — $70 Taxes and fees are not included. Rates subject to change.

Rock Island State Park has a total of six picnic shelters/pavilions that may be reserved for your next event or gathering. Depending on the shelter, the maximum capacity ranges from 50 to 75 people. The shelters are equipped with picnic tables, and many have a grill and access to restrooms. 

Full day shelter reservations may be made online or by calling the park. 

Picnic shelters/pavilions may be reserved online up to one year in advance with a paid reservation fee. There is a $3 cancellation fee for picnic shelter or pavilion reservations cancelled eight days or more in advance of the reserved date. Reservations cancelled seven days or less in advance of the reserved date forfeit all paid fees.

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