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Reelfoot Lake State Park

#1 of 6 things to do in Tiptonville Features Animals
2595 Hwy 21 E, Tiptonville, TN 38079-9799
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Beautiful state park in the northwestern corner of Tennessee.

What a beautiful state park! If you are seeking solitude this is the place to be. The scenery is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Worth going

They are in process of building a new visitor's center. Very good owl and eagle cages. Nice... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nashville, Tennessee
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This hunting and fishing harbors almost every kind of shore and wading bird, as well as the golden and American bald eagles.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“cypress trees” (16 reviews)
“bald eagles” (15 reviews)
2595 Hwy 21 E, Tiptonville, TN 38079-9799
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful state park! If you are seeking solitude this is the place to be. The scenery is something you would imagine in a coastal setting, not in Tennessee. Stunning homes right on the lake.

Thank Butterflydays
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They are in process of building a new visitor's center. Very good owl and eagle cages. Nice relaxing area.

Thank sargentmom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Eagle Watch in February is the high point of the season here. Next is the pontoon boat tours. For people who are here to fish, this is the cats pajamas. Crappie by the millions most of the year. Put out four poles and get...More

Thank Blank A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to visit. Beautiful water views. Eagles you can take pictures of. Nice museum. Beautiful sunset. We were able to walk out on a boardwalk to take pictures of the sunset. Very clean restrooms, I was impressed. Love the openness of Tiptonville. Farmland as...More

Thank majesticmonet
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Reelfoot Lake State Park provides easy access to a unique lake up in the NW corner of Tennessee. A great place to fish, camp and birdwatch, the low water areas full of cypress trees and knees impart a mysterious feel to the shoreline. In the...More

Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

With a great view of the lake, plus a fishing pier, this park offers lots of picnic tables and grill for you to cook on. Family friendly, it's a great place for a weekend visit.

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We didn't get to experience the Visitor's Center because of late arrival on one day and interruption of service the following day by a storm. We also visited one day too early for a seasonal pontoon boat tour of the lake (starts May 1), but...More

Thank DStin0731
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We went to the visitor center to watch an eagle that had been injured and was now ready to go back to the wild be released. We went in the visitor center to see owls and snakes also. There is a nice little boardwalk that...More

Thank wlmja17
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This was my first trip to the Reelfoot Lake area, and the Reelfoot Lake State Park was very much worth the stop, if you want to learn about the history of the area,and they have a 'nature walk' where was very interesting. The nature walkway...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The visitor center is small but very informative and has live snakes and birds of prey as well as stuffed birds. They have eagles and owls that are in for rehab or with permanent injuries as well as a boardwalk that goes out into the...More

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Patty D
Are the rooms on stilts in the lake open for rental?
3 December 2015|
Response from ladybd | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I have no idea. Call the state park for this information.