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Long Hunter State Park

7 Reviews

About This Campground

State Park

Backcountry Camping- Reservation Required Long Hunter has 2 primitive campsites for tent camping only, each site has a designated fire ring. Both sites are wooded, offering shade, they are located on the shoreline of J.Percy Priest Lake. A 6-mile hike is required to reach the sites, beginning at…

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Access

  • Hike In
    Hike a trail to your campsite
  • Boat In
    Boat to your campsite

Stay Connected

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

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • Group

Features

For Campers

  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • Pets
  • Fires

Reviews

7 Reviews of Long Hunter State Park

Ratings Breakdown

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Mandy C.
Reviewed Jul. 6, 2020

Beautiful Campsite right on the water, but bring DEET!

Primitive campsite 1 has 3 long log benches and a grill. It is located directly by the water, so you have a water filtration source at your finger tips. It is a great swimming spot with flat rocks to hang out on. However, it was the most ticks any of us had seen, including tiny seed ticks. We left…

  • Easy lake access
  • Fire Pit
SiteSite 1 (primitive)
Month of VisitAugust
J
Reviewed Oct. 25, 2018

beautiful

great place to camp both RV and primitive!

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Month of VisitNovember
Justin L.
Reviewed Sep. 1, 2018

love it

our family loves this park! we go there often. one of our favorites in Tennessee!

Location

Long Hunter State Park is located in Tennessee

Directions

From Nashville, take I-40 East to Mt. Juliet Road, Exit 226-A. Go south (right) 6.2 miles to the main park entrance. Or, take I-24 east to Old Hickory Boulevard, Exit 62. Go north (left) on SR171 6.4 miles to the main park entrance.

Address

2910 Hobson Pike
Hermitage, TN 37076

Coordinates

36.09264652 N
86.55587055 W

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About This Campground

Backcountry Camping- Reservation Required Long Hunter has 2 primitive campsites for tent camping only, each site has a designated fire ring. Both sites are wooded, offering shade, they are located on the shoreline of J.Percy Priest Lake. A 6-mile hike is required to reach the sites, beginning at the parking lot, using the Day Loop/Volunteer Trailhead. Backpacking equipment is strongly suggested. There is no running water, electricity, restrooms or heated showers available. Water must be filtered from natural sources or carried in. The campsites are open year-round. Campsite capacity ranges from 8-10 persons. What to Know Before You Go Reservations are required for ALL backcountry camping. Your reservation receipt is your permit. A copy of the camping receipt MUST on your person, during your overnight stay. A copy of the camping receipt or a piece of paper with the name associated with the reservation MUST be placed in the dash of each vehicle that is to be parked overnight at the trail head. No hiking on trails after dark. Please allow enough time to reach your destination in daylight. The last permit issued will be 2-3 hours before sunset Pet Policy Leashed pets are allowed on this site.

Connection Details

We rate connection speeds from campers like you who submit speed tests with Field Reports.

  • Good- 10+Mbps

    Campers can make calls and send texts & emails, watch an HD movie, play multiplayer games, and more.

  • Fair- 3Mbps-10Mbps

    Campers can make calls, send texts & emails, video chat, stream video, and play online games.

  • Poor- 0Mbps-3Mbps

    Campers might be able check email, send texts, and make calls.

  • Available-

    Campers have been able to connect here but we don’t know the quality of the connection.

  • Unknown-

    Connectivity is not known for this campground.

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