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“pontoon boat” (8 reviews)
“large lake” (5 reviews)
“water level” (8 reviews)
Dandridge, TN
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This lake is beautiful with the backdrop of the Smokey Mountains. We found this by following signs to the Douglas Dam. From there we drove through some small towns around the lake, enjoying the view. When we return to Tennessee, we will plan to spend...More

Thank IslandGirlTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here to visit with friends at the Rowdy Dog Farm in Dandridge. Our hosts Susie and Lloyd took us out on the lake. The water was warm and the lake was incredible. There were very few boats and many small fish swimming around.

Thank Shirleen S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been to a few lakes but this one is the best. Clear water for a lake ..no " lake smell " and no trash! Big and beautiful views ☺

Thank bafisher36
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My parents live on Douglas Lake so we get to see it often. It truly is an awesome place. Rent a boat, or bring your paddleboards or kayak and explore the beauty of Tennessee

Thank Walt_Rickard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We rented a pontoon boat from Douglas Lake Marina for four hours. Very affordable! We did not have much luck fishing, but the kids loved swimming and riding on the tube. The lake is gorgeous, lots of nooks and crannies to visit, awesome rock structures...More

1  Thank konsrq
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We rented a pontoon for 1/2 day. Had a blast. Never considered this before when going to the smokies. Our entire family had a great day of fishing. We had time to do this and then go to Gatlinburg for dinner. I will do this...More

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Wonderful lake for kayaking. A lot of pontoon boats and we heard it was great for fishing. We used the lake from Anchor Down RV resort.

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The Tennessee Valley Authority, created this lake in the 1930's primarily for flood control, and hydroelectric power generation. The lake is drawn down before and after the summer season, to be ready to catch rain and snow melt, and prevent the seasonal flooding, that so...More

2  Thank HikerGuideSteve
Reviewed 11 June 2017

we rode past this on our motorcycles and it was a nice view . We did not see anything exciting but it was a good pace to see if you like lakes

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the HI Express in Dandridge (I40 exit 217 at intersection with Highway 92). A beautiful scenic drive not to miss is HWY 92 south through Dandridge to the Bush's Beans Visitor Center and Cafe. It's a 20 minute drive that includes a...More

2  Thank DMJA21
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1 July 2017|
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Response from HikerGuideSteve | Reviewed this property |
Near the public boat ramp, near the Dam.
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16 April 2017|
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29 March 2017|
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Response from 416lulub | Reviewed this property |
I don't know either, iwe certainly had some beautiful drives in our car where you could find some off road trails.