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Rhea Springs Recreation Area County Park and Campground

9 Reviews

About This Campground

County

Rhea Springs Campground anticipated opening date is mid-April. CALL TO CONFIRM CAMPGROUND STATUS

Rhea Springs Day Use area is located on Watts Bar Reservoir on the Piney River at mile 3.3L (Tennessee River 532.5R) in Rhea County, Tennessee. The Day Use area is located off of Rhea Springs…

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Access

  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite
  • Walk In
    Park in a lot, walk to your campsite
  • Hike In
    Hike a trail to your campsite
  • Boat In
    Boat to your campsite

Stay Connected

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

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Dispersed
  • Group

Features

For Campers

  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Phone Service
  • Showers
  • Toilets
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Pull-Through Sites

Reviews

9 Reviews of Rhea Springs Recreation Area County Park and Campground

Ratings Breakdown

  • 3
  • 0
  • 2
  • 1
  • 3
rags L.
Reviewed Oct. 9, 2021

Do waste your time……..

well. this place just sucks. i just drove from nashville and the gate was closed. absolutely nobody was in the park at all.. i’ve called four times now. it definitely not worth your trip.

  • main entrance
Sitenone because it was closed
Month of VisitNovember
Nikki L.
Reviewed Jul. 29, 2021

I just want to know please!

MY family and I have been camping at rhea springs or Jackson's island every summer for the past 21 years and today we drove down 3 hours like always so excited just to see the gate shut and a paper sign saying "closed for maintenance" so we drove to Jackson island and it was closed ,the sign read…

SiteRhea Springs & Jackson's Island
Month of VisitAugust
Jacob T.
Reviewed Jul. 17, 2021

Closed by TVA

Arrived to find it was closed. No one to call or talk to. Just closed. Same with Jackson's Island.

Month of VisitAugust

Location

Rhea Springs Recreation Area County Park and Campground is located in Tennessee

Directions

Located North East of Spring City, TN in Rhea County. From Chattanooga, take Highway 27 North to Spring City, Turn right Vanns Creek Road, turn left at the stop sign onto Toestring Valley Road, go about 3 miles and turn right on Rhea Springs Road. Take Rhea Springs Road all the way to the end until you see the lake.

Coordinates

35.68317149 N
84.82621775 W

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About This Campground

Rhea Springs Campground anticipated opening date is mid-April. CALL TO CONFIRM CAMPGROUND STATUS

Rhea Springs Day Use area is located on Watts Bar Reservoir on the Piney River at mile 3.3L (Tennessee River 532.5R) in Rhea County, Tennessee. The Day Use area is located off of Rhea Springs Road in Spring City, Tennessee. It includes approximately 30.06 acres and 1,837.14 feet of shoreline. The site has one bathhouse, 42 picnic tables, one 6'x35' long fishing pier, a 20 space parking lot and paved circle drive.

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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