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Cherokee Lake is a popular spot for paddling. For those carrying their own kayaks and canoes, our boat ramp opens from 7:00 a.m. - dusk daily. We no longer provide rentals (June 17, 2021).
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Panther Creek Playground
The playground at Panther Creek, located near the pool, is a great place for kids to burn off their energy during a trip to the park.
Panther Creek State Park is home to a beautiful 18-hole, championship disc golf course with wooded and open fairways, and concrete tees.
Cherokee Lake is a beautiful lake for boating. The park provides a boat ramp for visitors to launch from mid-April to late September.
Cherokee Lake is a 30,000 acre impoundment on the Holston River and provides great fishing, boating, skiing and other water recreation activities.