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Great Falls Lake Homes For Sale
Tennessee

Great Falls Lake Homes For Sale
Tennessee

Total Listings
47
Total Value
$7,498,900
Updated as of
12-02-2016

About Great Falls Lake

Great Falls Lake's Convenient Location

Great Falls Lake is a 1,800 acre reservoir known as one of the best kept secret destination lakes in Middle Tennessee. Located in between White County and Warren County, Tennessee, Great Falls Lake is an hour and a half southeast from Nashville.

The History of Great Falls Lake

Great Falls Lake was formed through the completion of Great Falls Dam in 1916. Nashville entrepreneur Arthur Dyer formed the Great Falls Power Company to complete the Great Falls Dam. Great Falls Dam is the only dam outside the Tennessee River owned and operated by the Tennessee Valley Authority. Great Falls Lake covers 1,800 acres and has 120 miles of shoreline and is suspected to be very deep. There are no formal reports on how deep the lake actually is, but the dam towers at 92 feet above the river bed.

Popular Activities on Great Falls Lake

While most water sports are popular on Great Falls Lake such as: boating, water skiing, tubing, and swimming. There are also a number of amazing nature sights along the lake. Caney Fork Gorge is a gorge on the lake with overflowing waterfalls. The Great Falls are another series of waterfalls that flow into Caney Fork Gorge. These water falls cause whitewater rapids that are excellent for kayaking and canoeing. 883 acres of Great Falls Lake are part of Rock Island State Park which has campgrounds, picnic areas, and a sanded beach all for public use. Other activities include hiking along the river bank and in the state park, rock climbing, and bird watching.

Lake Living at Great Falls Lake

With a variety of activities and ways to experience lakeside living, Great Falls Lake properties are second to none. Whether you're looking for a weekend home or a permanent residence, Great Falls Lake is the place for you!

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About Great Falls Lake

Great Falls Lake's Convenient Location

Great Falls Lake is a 1,800 acre reservoir known as one of the best kept secret destination lakes in Middle Tennessee. Located in between White County and Warren County, Tennessee, Great Falls Lake is an hour and a half southeast from Nashville.

The History of Great Falls Lake

Great Falls Lake was formed through the completion of Great Falls Dam in 1916. Nashville entrepreneur Arthur Dyer formed the Great Falls Power Company to complete the Great Falls Dam. Great Falls Dam is the only dam outside the Tennessee River owned and operated by the Tennessee Valley Authority. Great Falls Lake covers 1,800 acres and has 120 miles of shoreline and is suspected to be very deep. There are no formal reports on how deep the lake actually is, but the dam towers at 92 feet above the river bed.

Popular Activities on Great Falls Lake

While most water sports are popular on Great Falls Lake such as: boating, water skiing, tubing, and swimming. There are also a number of amazing nature sights along the lake. Caney Fork Gorge is a gorge on the lake with overflowing waterfalls. The Great Falls are another series of waterfalls that flow into Caney Fork Gorge. These water falls cause whitewater rapids that are excellent for kayaking and canoeing. 883 acres of Great Falls Lake are part of Rock Island State Park which has campgrounds, picnic areas, and a sanded beach all for public use. Other activities include hiking along the river bank and in the state park, rock climbing, and bird watching.

Lake Living at Great Falls Lake

With a variety of activities and ways to experience lakeside living, Great Falls Lake properties are second to none. Whether you're looking for a weekend home or a permanent residence, Great Falls Lake is the place for you!

Great Falls Lake Amenities

Marinas

Cotton's Marina

(931) 686-2373

Website

 

1967 Rock Island Rd

Rock Island, TN 38581

 

Horseshoe Bend Marina and Campground

(931) 657-5080

Website

 

6040 Webbs Camp Rd

Walling, TN 38587

 

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1819 Camp Overton Rd, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

1819 Camp Overton Rd

$1,790,000

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 2|  SF: 3421

Acreage: 50.69

mls logoKirby Real Estate

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Great Falls Lake, TN

252 Admiral Point Dr, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

252 Admiral Point Dr

$995,000

Bedrooms: 4 |  Bathrooms: 7|  SF: 4213

Acreage: 2.75

mls logoKirby Real Estate

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Great Falls Lake, TN

555 Randall Hitchcock Rd, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

555 Randall Hitchcock Rd

$555,000

Bedrooms: 0 |  Bathrooms: 0|  SF: 4262

Acreage: 10

mls logoCenter Hill Realty

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Great Falls Lake, TN

2615 Sparkmantown Road, Doyle, TN 38559 - Image 1

2615 Sparkmantown Road

$425,000

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 2|  SF: 2319

Acreage: 1.35

mls logoKeller Williams Realty - Murfreesboro

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Great Falls Lake, TN

487 Rock Island Shores Dr, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

487 Rock Island Shores Dr

$419,900

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 2|  SF: 3401

Acreage: 3.5

mls logoPARKS

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Great Falls Lake, TN

8 Admiral Point Dr, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

8 Admiral Point Dr

$359,900

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 3|  SF: 3505

Acreage: 2.07

mls logoKeller Williams Realty

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Great Falls Lake, TN

115 River Front Drive, Sparta, TN 38583 - Image 1

115 River Front Drive

$295,000

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 2|  SF: 1488

Acreage: 0.067

mls logoCrye-Leike, Inc., REALTORS

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Great Falls Lake, TN

600 Barlow Rd, Quebeck, TN 38579 - Image 1

600 Barlow Rd

$289,000

Bedrooms: 2 |  Bathrooms: 1|  SF: 1218

Acreage: 5

mls logoFirst Realty Co.

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Great Falls Lake, TN

0 Cummingsville/Sparkmantown, Spencer, TN 38585 - Image 1

0 Cummingsville/Sparkmantown

$250,000

Acreage: 136.24

mls logoKeller Williams Realty

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Great Falls Lake, TN

625 Collins River Dr, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

625 Collins River Dr

$215,000

Acreage: 6.85

mls logoFoster & Foster Realty & Auction Co.

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Great Falls Lake, TN

0 Goodbar Rd, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1
New Listing

0 Goodbar Rd

$199,000

Acreage: 28.1

mls logoDonald Hillis Realty & Auction

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Great Falls Lake, TN

460 Hale Boat Dock Road, Quebeck, TN 38579 - Image 1

460 Hale Boat Dock Road

$145,500

Acreage: 2.39

mls logoDonald Hillis Realty & Auction

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Great Falls Lake, TN

0 Chandler Bend Rd, Doyle, TN 38559 - Image 1

0 Chandler Bend Rd

$129,000

Acreage: 1.3

mls logoKirby Real Estate

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Great Falls Lake, TN

8 Rogers Rd, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

8 Rogers Rd

$119,000

Acreage: 6.06

mls logoCampbell Realty

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Great Falls Lake, TN

243 Southern Hills Dr, Doyle, TN 38559 - Image 1

243 Southern Hills Dr

$109,000

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 2|  SF: 1446

Acreage: 0.46

mls logoD.M. Simpson Realtors & Auctioneers

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Great Falls Lake, TN

310 Collins River Dr, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

310 Collins River Dr

$105,000

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 2|  SF: 1232

Acreage: 0.55

mls logoD.M. Simpson Realtors & Auctioneers

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Great Falls Lake, TN

265 Maple Dr, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

265 Maple Dr

$104,900

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 1|  SF: 1764

Acreage: 1.34

mls logoColonial Realty

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Great Falls Lake, TN

0 Goodbar Rd, McMinnville, TN 37110 - Image 1

0 Goodbar Rd

$99,000

Acreage: 17.87

mls logoExit Realty Partners

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Great Falls Lake, TN

414 W Cole Rd, Doyle, TN 38559 - Image 1

414 W Cole Rd

$99,000

Acreage: 11.68

mls logoD.M. Simpson Realtors & Auctioneers

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Great Falls Lake, TN

0 Great Oaks Dr, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

0 Great Oaks Dr

$90,000

Acreage: 2

mls logoDonald Hillis Realty & Auction

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Great Falls Lake, TN


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Great Falls Lake Information

State: Tennessee

Counties: Warren County, White County

Alternate lake name: Great Falls Reservoir

Operated/Managed by: The Water

Year built/completed: 1916

Is the lake in the mountains: Yes

Privately owned: No

Acreage covered: 1,800

Miles of shoreline: 120

Great Falls Lake Restrictions

Permit required to use lake: No

Motorized boats allowed: Yes

Boating restrictions: -- Permit Required

Hospital nearest Great Falls Lake

Saint Thomas Dekalb Hospital

520 W Main Street

Smithville, TN 37166

615-215-5000

Website

Other Great Falls Lake Information

Popular fish: Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Black Crappie, White Crappie, Blue Catfish, Channel Catfish, Flathead Catfish, Muskellunge Pike, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Walleye

Notable period of annual events: Fishing Tournaments

Known for: One of the best kept secret destination lakes in Middle Tennessee

Nearest Airports to Great Falls Lake

Major

Nashville International Airport

1 Terminal Dr Nashville, TN 37214

79 miles away

1819 Camp Overton Rd, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

1819 Camp Overton Rd

$1,790,000

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 2|  SF: 3421

Acreage: 50.69

mls logoKirby Real Estate

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252 Admiral Point Dr, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

252 Admiral Point Dr

$995,000

Bedrooms: 4 |  Bathrooms: 7|  SF: 4213

Acreage: 2.75

mls logoKirby Real Estate

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
555 Randall Hitchcock Rd, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

555 Randall Hitchcock Rd

$555,000

Bedrooms: 0 |  Bathrooms: 0|  SF: 4262

Acreage: 10

mls logoCenter Hill Realty

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2615 Sparkmantown Road, Doyle, TN 38559 - Image 1

2615 Sparkmantown Road

$425,000

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 2|  SF: 2319

Acreage: 1.35

mls logoKeller Williams Realty - Murfreesboro

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
487 Rock Island Shores Dr, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

487 Rock Island Shores Dr

$419,900

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 2|  SF: 3401

Acreage: 3.5

mls logoPARKS

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
8 Admiral Point Dr, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

8 Admiral Point Dr

$359,900

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 3|  SF: 3505

Acreage: 2.07

mls logoKeller Williams Realty

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
115 River Front Drive, Sparta, TN 38583 - Image 1

115 River Front Drive

$295,000

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 2|  SF: 1488

Acreage: 0.067

mls logoCrye-Leike, Inc., REALTORS

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
600 Barlow Rd, Quebeck, TN 38579 - Image 1

600 Barlow Rd

$289,000

Bedrooms: 2 |  Bathrooms: 1|  SF: 1218

Acreage: 5

mls logoFirst Realty Co.

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
0 Cummingsville/Sparkmantown, Spencer, TN 38585 - Image 1

0 Cummingsville/Sparkmantown

$250,000

Acreage: 136.24

mls logoKeller Williams Realty

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
625 Collins River Dr, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

625 Collins River Dr

$215,000

Acreage: 6.85

mls logoFoster & Foster Realty & Auction Co.

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
0 Goodbar Rd, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1
New Listing

0 Goodbar Rd

$199,000

Acreage: 28.1

mls logoDonald Hillis Realty & Auction

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
460 Hale Boat Dock Road, Quebeck, TN 38579 - Image 1

460 Hale Boat Dock Road

$145,500

Acreage: 2.39

mls logoDonald Hillis Realty & Auction

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
0 Chandler Bend Rd, Doyle, TN 38559 - Image 1

0 Chandler Bend Rd

$129,000

Acreage: 1.3

mls logoKirby Real Estate

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
8 Rogers Rd, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

8 Rogers Rd

$119,000

Acreage: 6.06

mls logoCampbell Realty

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
243 Southern Hills Dr, Doyle, TN 38559 - Image 1

243 Southern Hills Dr

$109,000

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 2|  SF: 1446

Acreage: 0.46

mls logoD.M. Simpson Realtors & Auctioneers

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
310 Collins River Dr, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

310 Collins River Dr

$105,000

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 2|  SF: 1232

Acreage: 0.55

mls logoD.M. Simpson Realtors & Auctioneers

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
265 Maple Dr, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

265 Maple Dr

$104,900

Bedrooms: 3 |  Bathrooms: 1|  SF: 1764

Acreage: 1.34

mls logoColonial Realty

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
0 Goodbar Rd, McMinnville, TN 37110 - Image 1

0 Goodbar Rd

$99,000

Acreage: 17.87

mls logoExit Realty Partners

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
414 W Cole Rd, Doyle, TN 38559 - Image 1

414 W Cole Rd

$99,000

Acreage: 11.68

mls logoD.M. Simpson Realtors & Auctioneers

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN
0 Great Oaks Dr, Rock Island, TN 38581 - Image 1

0 Great Oaks Dr

$90,000

Acreage: 2

mls logoDonald Hillis Realty & Auction

View Details »Great Falls Lake, TN

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Great Falls Lake Information

State: Tennessee

Counties: Warren County, White County

Alternate lake name: Great Falls Reservoir

Operated/Managed by: The Water

Year built/completed: 1916

Is the lake in the mountains: Yes

Privately owned: No

Acreage covered: 1,800

Miles of shoreline: 120

Great Falls Lake Restrictions

Permit required to use lake: No

Motorized boats allowed: Yes

Boating restrictions: -- Permit Required

Hospital nearest Great Falls Lake

Saint Thomas Dekalb Hospital

520 W Main Street

Smithville, TN 37166

615-215-5000

Website

Other Great Falls Lake Information

Popular fish: Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Black Crappie, White Crappie, Blue Catfish, Channel Catfish, Flathead Catfish, Muskellunge Pike, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Walleye

Notable period of annual events: Fishing Tournaments

Known for: One of the best kept secret destination lakes in Middle Tennessee

Nearest Airports to Great Falls Lake

Major

Nashville International Airport

1 Terminal Dr Nashville, TN 37214

79 miles away

Great Falls Lake Amenities

Marinas

Cotton's Marina

(931) 686-2373

Website

 

1967 Rock Island Rd

Rock Island, TN 38581

 

Horseshoe Bend Marina and Campground

(931) 657-5080

Website

 

6040 Webbs Camp Rd

Walling, TN 38587

 

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