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Percy Priest Lake

Nashville, TN
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“jet ski” (4 reviews)
“nice lake” (4 reviews)
Nashville, TN
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Was a great bit of fun. Torches and skeletons lining walk way. All kinds of scary features. Great for kids and teens

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ran the greenway marathon which started near the dam. We had a great time. The greenway near the dam has beautiful views. Huge dog park at base of the dam.

Thank BadwaterChick
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is one of my favorite lakes. It's great for boating and or sailing. We really enjoy the marinas around it for fresh fish!

Thank cathy d
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The bachelorette party i was with decided to rent pontoon boats one day and go out on Percy Priest lake. It was great. Very relaxing. It is a big lake with clean water. We went to a place called party cove and anchored our boats...More

1  Thank Rachel110389
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

So we went to Elm Hills Rec Area to do some cliff jumping. The walk out is easy enough, took us less than 1/2 hour to get to the cliffs. Jumping was fun. Beware, the area is treated like a dump. I've never seen such...More

1  Thank Jeremiah G
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Was looking for a place to kick back and relax and for only five beans we stopped here. The water was warm and decent enough. Had a nice little sandy spot to tan in.

Thank Dominique D
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We had to park at this lake to wait for someone to meet us. I marveled at the beauty of it. It looked gigantic but we only saw a small portion of it. Nashville Shores is on the shoreline of the lake and it is...More

Thank mer1264
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This lake is like a giant Petri dish full of bacteria. My friend swam in there and had a very contagious bacterial infection on her face the next day. I don't think this is a Great Lake I think the bacteria is very high. Swim...More

1  Thank Kbetteboop
Reviewed 12 July 2017

There is an entrance to the lake that is free (not the $5/car entrance). It was very calm and peaceful. People were swimming in the lake, others were fishing, and we just set up our folding chairs to admire the view. Not a lot of...More

Thank laurakramer
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This has got to be one of the cleanest lakes I've been in. We left out of Nashville Shores Marina. They are the only shop on the lake that sells beer, but it is at a premium. The lake was uncrowded and easy to navigate....More

1  Thank Trisheee
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Vicki P
28 September 2016|
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Response from Ginger H | Reviewed this property |
The best place that I know of is on Bell Road the entrance from Nashville Shores or right as soon as you go across the bridge from Stewart's fairy there is a park on the right that you may be able to put your paddleboard... More
2 August 2016|
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Response from Ginger H | Reviewed this property |
There is really nothing to rent on the lake other than a house and I have never seen a house to rent on the lake you might try a marina that might have boats to rent
Lee S
11 July 2016|
Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
I would call elm hill marina or Nashville shores park. Not sure other than that. Good luck!