Standing Stone State Park


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Standing Stone State Park


Location:Off TN 52, on the Cumberland Plateau of north-central Tennessee.
Facilities:36 campsites, cabins, 4 group lodges, bathhouses, laundry, picnic areas, picnic pavilions, hiking trails, swimming pool, boat rentals, meeting room, recreation building, game courts, snack bar.
Activities:Camping, boating, fishing, swimming, hiking, tennis.
Special Features:Park takes its name from an 8-foot-tall rock standing upright on a sandstone ledge, which is said to have marked a boundary between two separate native tribes. When the rock fell, a portion of it was placed on an improvised monument to preserve it. The stone is still preserved in Monterey, Tennessee.
Address:1674 Standing Stone Park Hwy
Hilham, TN 38568

Phone:931-823-6347
Web: www.state.tn.us/environment/parks/standstn
Size: Nearly 11,000 acres.

See other parks in Tennessee.
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