Burgess Falls State Natural Area

Burgess Falls State Natural Area


Location:Off State Route 135, in middle Tennessee.
Facilities:Picnic area, hiking trails, playground, butterfly garden, interpretive programs.
Activities:Fishing, boating (with restrictions), hiking, guided tours.
Special Features:The Falling Water River drops 250 feet, providing numerous waterfalls and scenic overlooks. The main trail loop passes four waterfalls, ranging from 20-foot cascades to 136-foot falls. A large Native Butterfly Garden is located adjacent to the upper parking lot.
Address:4000 Burgess Falls Dr
Sparta, TN 38583

Phone:931-432-5312
Web: www.state.tn.us/environment/parks/burgessfalls
Size: 154 acres.

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