Established Camping

Laguardo

About

US Army Corps of Engineers

Old Hickory Lake

Overview

Not far from Nashville, Laguardo is a great day-trip destination for kids and families. It offers a playground, boat ramp, and sandy beach to keep both the kids and adults entertained. Visitors looking for a little more action will find this area is also ideal for bank fishing.

Recreation

Laguardo is a popular spot for picnicking, swimming, bank fishing, canoeing, kayaking, and other water sports with a convenient boat ramp located within the facility.

Facilities

The group picnic shelter holds up to 50 guests and parking may be available for up to 50 vehicles. A restroom facility, family friendly playground, swimming area with sandy beach, and picnic tables located throughout the park are also available.

Natural Features

Old Hickory Lake is a 22,500 acre reservoir created by the Old Hickory Lock and Dam on the Cumberland River. The lake is surrounded by wooded areas and grassy flatlands in addition to 440 miles of scenic shoreline.

Nearby Attractions

Just across the Old Hickory Lake to the North, hikers and cyclist can enjoy the trails at Lock 4 Park. Mountain bikers may also try the Shutes Branch Mountain Biking Trail. In Hendersonville, located at the dam, Archers and bow hunters can sharpen their skills using the Old Hickory Lake Archery Range and trail.

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Location

Laguardo is located in Tennessee

Detail location of campground

Directions

From Nashville, take I-40 East to exit 232-B. Continue North on Hwy. 109 approximately 7.5 miles. Entrance to the park will be on the left.

Coordinates

36.290555 N
86.444464 W

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Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Unknown
  • Verizon
    Good
  • AT&T
    Available
  • T-Mobile
    Unknown

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • Group

Features

For Campers

  • Phone Service
  • Drinking Water
  • Toilets
  • Pets

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump

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2 Reviews

Grace E.
Reviewed Jun. 1, 2019

AMAZING

not a camp but the Lady who runs it is so nice. She always has a smile on here face and she just seems to love what she does. I strive for that happiness.

Tya T.
Reviewed Jul. 23, 2018

kayaking

I’ve only been here kayaking but it’s nice and clean.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to camp at Laguardo?

Camping at Laguardo can cost between $85.00 and $120.00 depending on the site.

Is there cell phone reception at Laguardo?

According to campers on TheDyrt.com, Verizon signal is good, AT&T is available, and T-Mobile is unknown.