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Paddling: Canoe, Kayak, SUP Rentals & Bring Your Own
Pleasure boating is very popular on Patrick Henry Reservoir. Two public use ramps are located at the park marina. A small ramp for camper use only is in the campground. Boat launching ramps are free of charge. Canoes, kayaks, paddleboards, and pedal boats are available for rent at the marina. The marina is open year-round, Wednesday through Sunday, but hours vary by season. A snack bar is located inside the marina. Marina phone: 423-239-7275.
Boating and Marina
Boating is very popular on Patrick Henry Reservoir. The marina has 40 covered slips available for rental with courtesy power. Additionally, we offer 8 short-term rental slips, perfect for transient visitors seeking temporary accommodations. Two public-use ramps are located at the park marina. A small ramp for camper use only is in the campground. Boat launching ramps are free of charge.
Twelve miles of hiking trails take you through field and forest, over high bluffs, and along peaceful streams. You’re likely to see a variety of native wildlife and wildflowers, and you might even find a creek that disappears! We do offer guided nature hikes, but, if you’d like your own personal “guide,” check out the self-guiding trail booklet for the Lakeshore Trail.
Please note: All Warriors' Path State Park hiking trails close at legal sunset. Camping or overnight parking is prohibited at or on any Warriors' Path Hiking Trail or trailhead. Camping is only allowed in designated areas inside the park. See https://tnstateparks.com/about/policies for park policies and laws.
Warriors’ Path Golf Course is an 18-hole course located on the shores of Fort Patrick Henry Lake and the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains.
Bicycles are welcome on park roads as well as the paved path around Duck Island and over 12.5 more miles of scenic mountain bike trails.
Fort Patrick Henry Lake is a man-made reservoir on the South Fork of the Holston River. It’s a popular spot for fishing and pleasure boating. Catches include bass, crappie, Hybrid Striped Bass, catfish and trout.
Waterfowl frequent Fort Patrick Henry Lake at Warriors Path. The forests in the park are home to many songbirds. For more park and nearby birding locations, view flyer.
There are two miles of horseback riding along scenic woodland trails in the park.