Area Status: Closed
Horse Creek Recreation Area is located eight miles from Greeneville, off TN 107 north. This recreation area is nestled into a hardwood cove beside its namesake, Horse Creek.
There are facilities for camping and day-use activities including hiking, fishing, picnicking and swimming. During the 1930’s, a rustic picnic pavilion and swimming area were constructed by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Company 1455, Camp Cordell Hull, stationed in Unicoi.
At a Glance
||Closed to camping October 31. The pavilion and adjacent picnic area are open unti December.
||Sites are first come, first serve and are non-reservable. Reservations for the pavilion are made through Recreation.gov either online or call 1-877-444-6777.
||Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
||Camping fee is $10 per night. The pavilion can be reserved for a $30 per day fee. There is no fee for Day Use. Reservations for the pavilion can be made through Recreation.gov; online reservations through recreation.gov or call 1-877-444-6777.
||May, 2016 - November 1, 2016
||Camping and picnicking are on a first-come, first-served basis. Group size is 5 people, 2 vehicles per site. No alcoholic beverages are allowed in the area.
||Drinking water available.
||Flush and Vault Toilets, Showers
||Forest Service Volunteer Campground Hosts help manage the area and can provide visitor information.
From Greeneville, take TN 107 north for six miles. Turn right at Horse Creek Road and follow the signs about two miles to the recreation area.