Update as of March 18: All gorge areas of the park are temporariily closed.This includes the Downstream Trail, Upstream Trail, and Blue Hole Trail.The entire Sandbar Beach area is also closed. Overlooks are still open along with other park trails, campgrounds, cabins, etc. We apologize for the inconvenience as we recover from recent flooding.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFO: Please note swimming or wading is not permitted downstream of the Powerhouse at any time, regardless of water releases. Check TVA’s website for water release information and dam safety data at: www.tva.gov/Environment/Lake-Levels/Great-Falls.
Please read the text below about the Caney Fork River Gorge and Safety Information prior to visiting the park.