Tims Ford State Park Campground Tennessee

Tims Ford State Park    

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This 1300+ acre state park is home to one of the most scenic lakes in Tennessee, and offers a range of trails surrounding the lake. There are also opportunities to fish and swim in the lake, and on top …
This 1300+ acre state park is home to one of the most scenic lakes in Tennessee, and offers a range of trails surrounding the lake. There are also opportunities to fish and swim in the lake, and on top of that, the local marina provides boating access. Camping and cabin rentals are also available at this park. More information on this park and many more can be found at the TN State Parks website.

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May 26, 2024
View out left and front RV dinette is neighbors' trucks. 2 ft from our RV. After dinner stroll to drop off kitchen trashbag like a walk through bad part of city...both sides of campground road solid … Full review by Suzy B
Oct 22, 2023
The golf course needs some TLC, one bunker was signed under repair. The park itself was worth going to to hike. Be are the closer you get to the park the more deer you will see lackadaisically crossi… Full review by TAK0269
May 21, 2023
We stopped for a short visit on the way to Franklin after a VRBO vacation at Timms Ford Lake. My step grandaughter and her mother love animals so they went to the nature center while I checked out th… Full review by Judy C
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Surface area:43.3 km²

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Questions & answers

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Do the campsites have water and electric
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The campsite have water and electric. A few have sewer, but not many. The reservations are site specific also.
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Do the cabins have DVD players?
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Hi, there is no DVD player and a few channels to watch.
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Best swimming spot to go with boat?
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Timms is so large, much bigger than I had guesses but my best thought is either at the camp ground or TN 127 (Aedc) road by the VFW is a campground and you can drop in a canoe or …
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Timms is so large, much bigger than I had guesses but my best thought is either at the camp ground or TN 127 (Aedc) road by the VFW is a campground and you can drop in a canoe or kayak and swim. I think the city is Dechard
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Answer by Judye B · Aug 13, 2018
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Who was tims ford
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The lake is named for a Mr Tims that owned property in the 1800's that is now the sight of the dam. He helped to construct a ford over the Elk river on his property that was used for …
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The lake is named for a Mr Tims that owned property in the 1800's that is now the sight of the dam. He helped to construct a ford over the Elk river on his property that was used for many years.
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