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Douglas Lake

Dandridge, TN
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“pontoon boat” (8 reviews)
“large lake” (5 reviews)
“water level” (8 reviews)
Dandridge, TN
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This lake unsafe if you have young children or any one needs to wear a life jacket untoes. We lost our grandson to drowning here and he knew he couldn't swim and never would get in water he couldn't see bottom mist if time it...More

Thank Shelia S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stayed at Anchor Down resort which is on the lake. Rented a pontoon boat for a day and have been swimming, fishing, and boating for a week. It's a beautiful lake, with great views. Clean water, sizeable, and lots of private coves if you like...More

Thank myexperiencematters
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Huge, beautiful man-made lake in eastern Tennessee. Lots of boating opportunities and campgrounds. Quiet area close to craziness of Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg.

Thank AnnTRockHill_SC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This lake is beautiful with the backdrop of the Smokey Mountains. We found this by following signs to the Douglas Dam. From there we drove through some small towns around the lake, enjoying the view. When we return to Tennessee, we will plan to spend...More

Thank IslandGirlTraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here to visit with friends at the Rowdy Dog Farm in Dandridge. Our hosts Susie and Lloyd took us out on the lake. The water was warm and the lake was incredible. There were very few boats and many small fish swimming around.

Thank Shirleen S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been to a few lakes but this one is the best. Clear water for a lake ..no " lake smell " and no trash! Big and beautiful views ☺

Thank bafisher36
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My parents live on Douglas Lake so we get to see it often. It truly is an awesome place. Rent a boat, or bring your paddleboards or kayak and explore the beauty of Tennessee

Thank Walt_Rickard
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented a pontoon boat from Douglas Lake Marina for four hours. Very affordable! We did not have much luck fishing, but the kids loved swimming and riding on the tube. The lake is gorgeous, lots of nooks and crannies to visit, awesome rock structures...More

1  Thank konsrq
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We rented a pontoon for 1/2 day. Had a blast. Never considered this before when going to the smokies. Our entire family had a great day of fishing. We had time to do this and then go to Gatlinburg for dinner. I will do this...More

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Wonderful lake for kayaking. A lot of pontoon boats and we heard it was great for fishing. We used the lake from Anchor Down RV resort.

Thank Bill M
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30 June 2017|
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Response from HikerGuideSteve | Reviewed this property |
Near the public boat ramp, near the Dam.
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28 March 2017|
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Response from 416lulub | Reviewed this property |
I don't know either, iwe certainly had some beautiful drives in our car where you could find some off road trails.