This is a must to see in Bristol TN. The view is so amazing. The entire area is so tranquil and peaceful. Bring your bike and picnic lunch and spend the day.
A wonderful place to watch a sunrise/sunset..Also a great place for family picnic at the back part,after you cross the lake.There you will find many tables with charcoal grills. Or You can park at one of the parking spaces provided on either end and walk across the dam and have a seat on one of the rocks and just take... 更多
Our guide at Bristol Caverns recommended this side trip. The dam was interesting, the parks along the river well kept, and the trails were nice for walking. It was amazing to see all the Brook trout in the river. Definitely a fly fishing paradise. A great place for a picnic by the river.
We stopped by here after a visit to the nearby Bristol Caverns. The weir dams are pretty neat to watch, and the add turbulence to the waters that bring fish upstream. Went fishing from the bridge and then toured the hydrodam, top and bottom. No charge, just be out before dark.
I have lived in the area my entire life and South Holston Dam is one of my favorite spots to go. This place in like a piece of heaven on earth. From great fishing spots at and below the Weir Dam, which is a marvel in it's on right, to nice picnic areas, complete with grills, you could spend a... 更多
Always enjoy going to the dam for a picnic at the top every once in a while and walking around to enjoy the view. One of my favorite trails to walk on is on the road to the top about 400 yards before the top on the right is a pull off at a gate. This is about a 2... 更多
The weir dam and Osceola Island recreation area is run by the Tennessee Valley Authority as a day use park only. Hours are not set, just be out by dark. Rules are like those at a state park, No alcohol, firearms, fires or fireworks permitted. No disturbing plants, animals, or natural surroundings. Dogs are allowed and so is fishing as... 更多