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Harrison Bay State Park

8411 Harrison Bay Rd, Harrison, TN 37341-7636
+1 423-344-6214
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Great camping!

Spent 4 days camping at Harrison Bay. We loved it! Clean single person bathroom/shower units... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kristen W
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Wonderful

I booked our 2 night stay with little information. We were delighted! Our campsite was spacious... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
Jackie F
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Conway, Arkansas
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“rv camping” (3 reviews)
“fishing pier” (2 reviews)
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8411 Harrison Bay Rd, Harrison, TN 37341-7636
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+1 423-344-6214
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent 4 days camping at Harrison Bay. We loved it! Clean single person bathroom/shower units, loads of wildlife, beautiful view and friendly staff!

Thank Kristen W
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

I booked our 2 night stay with little information. We were delighted! Our campsite was spacious and backed up right on the lake. We've never had a better view. The campground is convenient to Chattanooga and all historical sites. The wifi was free!!! We want...More

Thank Jackie F
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Harrison Bay is a family friendly State Park in Harrison, TN just outside of Chattanooga. Camping for those who use tents as well as RVs. A large swimming pool with facilities, a full service marina featuring the Dockside Cafe. A fishing pier is located near...More

Thank G00dF00dFinder
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I have never been a fan of Gov. Haslam's plan to turn over the state park system to a private entity but after seeing how little the workers care about the place it's probably for the best.One would think the employees would do their best...More

Thank Brenda t
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This hidden park has many outdoor options that make it an outdoor lover's place to be. If you want water activities, a quiet campsite by the lake or a place to make memories with your family don't miss this gem of park. Nature Trails, a...More

Thank MrsTara21
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Harrison Bay State Park has hiking trails, mountain biking trails, and a lot of water to keep any outdoorsy type occupied. The fishing is great too. Crappie, largemouth bass, and smallmouth bass are abundant in these waters. Solid camping spots too. Both for RV's, and...More

Thank Zacky C
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Amazing views and a very clean campground. Easy to get to, hook up and travel to Chattanooga. Kayaks were easy to launch right from the campsite.

Thank harrisonfamilyus
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great campground, been through this area many times and finally found it! Camping in C section near the water is beautiful, relaxing, and a great experience in very large sites. Sites are gravel with a picnic table on concrete, sites aren't all...More

Thank travelers966
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We camped in our RV outside Chattanooga at Harrison Bay State Park last week. The park was great and had many amenities at a low cost (less than $80 w/ tax for 4 nights). We stayed in an RV site right on the water where...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The park itself is very nice with camping facilities and a banquet hall. It is very clean. I bought a swimming pool pass, and was very happy with the facility until the last couple of weeks when they started allowing people in street clothes, socks,...More

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thelim0man
is alcohol permitted?
21 February 2017|
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Response from travelers966 | Reviewed this property |
Don't believe so.
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aprilatwoodmail
HI, I was looking at the camping locations that you mentioned, and it looks to be all gravel, but in your photos, it appears that your tent is on asphalt. Which is it? We are novice campers and don't want to deal with gravel under our tent just yet...Thanks for any help.
28 September 2016|
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Response from Walker171 | Reviewed this property |
Perhaps you looking at some else picture we have a motor home.
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Kristy C
Is there a lot of low hanging tree limbs that make it difficult for taller RV's? Also, are the sites easily accessible and large enough for a 40' 5th wheel? I read some reviews that said the roads in the campground were bad, have they been repaved? Thanks!
20 June 2016|
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Response from CaptDan53 | Reviewed this property |
The main roads into the Park were excellent, only the short roads in easy Section A,B, etc. were narrow and twisty but no real problem. We took our 35' Class A with no issues. The campsites are all paved with concrete picnic... More
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