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Fisherman's Park Dam

1915 Shelbyville Dam on the Duck River, Shelbyville, TN
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Beautiful

We love taking walks and watching the river when we are in town! Very beautiful and peaceful. Wish... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Mandie M
Nice place to relax

Fisherman's Park, is a decent place to fish or just relax. Due to the swift current is IS NOT a... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
GLSmith46
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Shelbyville, Tennessee
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2 Oct 2017
“Nice place to relax”
4 Jun 2017
“Fisherman's Park Dam”
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1915 Shelbyville Dam on the Duck River, Shelbyville, TN
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

We love taking walks and watching the river when we are in town! Very beautiful and peaceful. Wish people would not litter!

Thank Mandie M
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Fisherman's Park, is a decent place to fish or just relax. Due to the swift current is IS NOT a safe area to swim.

Thank GLSmith46
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I don't know if you'd call this a "park". It's a nice little area for taking a short stroll. Apparently it is the locals' spot for fishing and taking a dip. Otherwise, the dam is soothing to watch and nice for pictures. We could see...More

Thank 38thalabama
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Fisherman's Park is a nice area with concrete picnic tables overlooking the Duck River spillway. Located across the river on Hwy 231 just past the historic downtown square heading south. It's not unusual to find folks enjoying bank fishing below the spillway. Nice place to...More

Thank Vickie Y
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Fun to watch the fisherman or just watch the water. Really good after a heavy rain. City does a good job keeping it clean.

Thank jgc0518
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

The dam area would be pretty for pictures. We walked down the river/creek for a bit following along the edge and going on some paths through the trees. I spoke with a couple of folks out there and apparently it is a pretty good spot...More

Thank Jeremy B
Reviewed 19 October 2014

We found this park on Trip Advisor but could not locate it on the Bedford County map so we asked a police officer who gave us directions. The park itself went unnoticed by me as the river and dam took all my attention as it...More

2  Thank EileenC2012
Reviewed 28 February 2014

Good place to take kids to skip rocks across the Duck River. You can drive right down to the water's edge.

1  Thank pat7778
Reviewed 11 August 2012

This is a nice little park near the Courthouse Square. An old hydroelectric plant and the dam are the main features of the park. Which is a visual delight! Overall it is a pleasant little park for a picnic or to read a good book...More

5  Thank lynnroebuck
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