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Henry Horton State Park

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Lovely Oasis in Middle Tennessee

A quiet getaway easily accessible from Nashville. Has a lovely golf course on rolling hills... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2018
Nashville, Tennessee
via mobile

I like the church, dog trot house and cemetery more than anything else. To me even with a map the... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
Mount Juliet, Tennessee
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“henry horton”(23 reviews)
“camp store”(6 reviews)
“hiking trails”(9 reviews)
This park is home to a wide range of activities and serene spots. From the Governor’s Table Restaurant at the Inn to the Trap and Skeet range, no one can feel left out at this park. Hiking, swimming, golfing, sport shooting, fishing, and more are...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
4209 Nashville Highway, Chapel Hill, TN 37034-2127
+1 931-364-2222
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed October 20, 2014

So we tent camped for 2 nights and the campground is very nice! The sites are well maintained, the bath house was very clean...and warm (it was nippy at night!), the folks that live at and maintain the grounds are very nice and they have...More

4  Thank NealsGrl
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed February 21, 2014

Some of the reviews here are glowing, and others say the park is awful. I think the truth lies in between, and hinges a lot on your plans and expectations. Henry Horton is a small park, and its facilities are older. The buildings date back...More

8  Thank ideas8
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came by here and decided to stop and look around as I had never been here before. There seemed to be a lot of activities available particularly in the summer. There is a really nice golf course and an inn on the property. The...More

Thank DDay1959
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Clean picnic area with seemingly adequate tables! There are some pavilions available. There are newly added features in the restaurant where Sunday buffet is served. There is a nice bar area and another area furnished with handcrafted tables and chairs. The restrooms are clean! They...More

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed August 20, 2018

A great time was had by all during our overnight kayaking adventure on the Duck river. New friends, beautiful scenery and lots of fun on the water. Our State Ranger, Julia was awesome. The only down side was the 3" of rain we received Saturday...More

Thank Jean T
Tennessee S, Owner at Henry Horton State Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your kayaking adventure with us! We will pass on your kind remarks to Julia and we hope to see you back here soon.

Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

This is a great campground to go to especially if you live close to the area, but it's just far enough to feel like a getaway. My family and I love this place we try to go a couple times a year here. Plenty of...More

Thank ShawnWilhelm
Reviewed August 11, 2018

We visited here for my birthday vacation and so that my husband could play the golf couse..of course! All the state parks need updating and I understand that the funds to do so are hard to come by. They were putting new mattresses in rooms...More

1  Thank gourdess
Tennessee S, Owner at Henry Horton State Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Hello, thank you for your detailed review! It really helps us improve our business and is going to be wonderful for people looking for information on Henry Horton State Park. We appreciate you taking the time to share it with us and others. We will...More

Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

We have a campsite not far from the Duck. The campground is clean and the other campers are friendly and helpful. We are new at this but so far this is a fun thing! They offer activities during the day for families, free WiFi and...More

2  Thank Lynn C
Tennessee S, Owner at Henry Horton State Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thanks for experiencing one of your first camping trips with us! We hope to see you back again.

Reviewed June 27, 2018

We explored Henry Horton recently and had a great time! We went on a hike where we found a lot of little caves and rocks. It was very similar to Rock City in Chattanooga but on a much smaller scale. We really enjoyed our hike...More

2  Thank Courtney S
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

A quiet getaway easily accessible from Nashville. Has a lovely golf course on rolling hills. Picnic areas are well-maintained.

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Reviewed June 6, 2018

I like the church, dog trot house and cemetery more than anything else. To me even with a map the trails seem oddly laid out but maintained. I do like this park and been usually go once a year I know they have camping but...More

1  Thank tinkerbsb
Reviewed May 30, 2018

Our visit to Henry Horton was a last minute decision for an overnight stay. We had a room in the Inn/Lodge, Our room was called a "hotel style room" as opposed to a "lodge style room". I think the difference is the hotel room was...More

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November 5, 2015|
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Response from slair | Reviewed this property |
When you go to the website to make a reservation, it will show you a photo of the site & gives a good description, including how level it is. We stayed in a handicap accessible site, #53, across from the bath house.
Megan B
March 8, 2015|
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Response from Lisa S | Reviewed this property |
No, you are thinking of Edgar Evins.
February 11, 2015|
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Response from Tennessee S | Property representative |