Norris Lake, TN
- An original project of the Tennessee Valley Authority, Norris Lake was created by Norris Dam, an impressive feat of engineering that stands to this day. Since its completion, Norris Lake has become a hotspot for vacationers
during all times of the year, and especially for fishing enthusiasts. What better way to enjoy this great natural resource than by booking a Norris Lake vacation rental
has lots of great properties located on and off the lake, with many options to fit your schedule and budget. Check out our listings today!
Nestled between the Great Smoky Mountains and the Cumberland Mountains, Norris Lake has been a gorgeous area of Tennessee for decades. Extending dozens of miles up the Clinch and Powell Rivers, the lake has ample shoreline with many opportunities for exploring the serene Tennessee Valley
. Surrounded by state parks and huge wildlife areas (one of which includes a trail marked by Daniel Boone!), Norris Lake
is a great place for both hunting and fishing (rock fish, walleye, and bass are plentiful) when the season is right.
Trek up some of the trails to find spectacular views of tree-covered bluffs. Or, if the mood strikes, rent a boat or jet-ski and get out onto the water how you really want. Located north of Knoxville, you'll be nearby to some of the greatest entertainment in the south. While visiting Norris Lake
, make that quick 30-minute drive to Knoxville and check out any of the art festivals or rock concerts. And you can't miss checking out the Sunsphere or Fort Knox, either. The best times to enjoy the recreational fishing prospects in Norris Lake are the spring months of April, May and June. By renting a Norris Lake vacation home
, you'll be able to enjoy the natural scenery with all the amenities of home! Be sure to book your dates early in order to ensure you have a reservation when fishing season rolls around.