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David Crockett State Park

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For Educators

Tennessee State Parks offers engaging, relevant, and interactive educational experiences. Discover more about learning with a Ranger -- in a park or in your classroom!

Paddling

A variety of boats are available for rent.

Birding

The 1,100-acre park is primarily covered in pine-oak-hickory forest. The over six miles of trails in the park offer opportunities for viewing woodland birds including migrants in the spring and fall. Over 100 species of birds have been identified in the park. For more birding locations, view flyer.

Swimming

The pool at David Crockett State Park will remain closed for the 2021 summer season, in the interest of public health and staff safety. Our park remains open and is still a great place for you to enjoy water-based recreation this summer. Find other activities at the park here.

Hiking

There are approximately 10 miles of natural and paved hiking trails ranging from easy to moderate. The trails offer scenic vistas of Shoal Creek and Crockett Falls, limestone bluffs, abundant wildlife and serene forest. Trail maps are available online.

Biking

A paved bicycle trail carries you through the woods where you may see wildlife along the ride.

Fishing/Boating

Lake Lindsey (35-acres) is known for catches of bass, crappie, Bluegill, and catfish. Fish length and creel limits are posted. Rowboats are available to rent year-round.