Center Hill Lake

Center Hill Lake lies in DeKalb County in Middle Tennessee in DeKalb County in Middle Tennessee, central to Nashville at 50 miles east, Chattanooga at 70 miles south, and Knoxville at 100 miles west. The Caney Fork River is the main source of water feeding Center Hill Lake, but the Falling Water River is another major tributary source into the lake on the south.  More Lake Information

Center Hill Lake Camping

Ragland Bottom

Ragland Bottom provides 16 undeveloped tent sites in addition to 40 sites with water and electricity hookups with huge group picnic spaces with water and 15-amp electrical hookups available. There's also a...

Floating Mill Park

Floating Mill Park provides tent and lakefront campsites with 30-amp electric, water hookups, showers, drinking water, a boat ramp, a playground, and a hiking route. There's also a day-use picnic area for 125...

Edgar Evins State Park Campground

Edgar Evins State Park Campground is a 6,000-acre park that provides cabins and campsites with access to the swimming pool. The park also has boat and slip rentals, a restaurant, a swimming pool, and picnic...

Long Branch Recreation Area

Long Branch Recreation Area offers 60 large campsites that are covered in gravel and every site has a charcoal grill, fire ring, lantern pole, and picnic table. Bathrooms and dump stations are available at...

Center Hill Campground

Center Hill Campground offers secluded tent sites with no water and electric hookups. There's also a bathroom, laundry, WiFi, and a dump station. For more information, please call 931-858-1551.

Center Hill Lake Marinas

Edgar Evins Marina

Edgar Evins Marina is a full-service marina that provides 338 covered and uncovered slips, Hydro ports for jet skis, free water service, and free wifi. This is also a coded-security marina with a launch ramp...

Center Hill Marina & Yacht Club

Center Hill Marina & Yacht Club is a full-service marina with more than 600 rental slips, fully supplied Ship's Shop, gasoline, cabin, and pontoon rentals. They also provide non-ethanol fuel in 87 and 93...

Hurricane Marina

Hurricane Marina is one of the oldest marinas that provide 24-hour fuel stations, a ship store, boat rentals, a launch ramp, a pump out, and a venue for free events. They also have new covered slips with a 12...

Center Hill Lake What To Do

Smithville Golf Club

Smithville Golf Club showcases a 3,325-yard golf course with a total of 36 holes with the longest tees for a par of 36. Enjoy the amenities like a swimming pool with lifeguards, cart rentals, and a club. Also,...


Kilgore's offers a wide selection of home-cooked meals every day together with homemade desserts. All foods are at good prices. The atmosphere is very cozy and classic.

RiverWatch Golf Club

RiverWatch Golf Club offers 18 championship holes. On the 6,900-yard, par-72 picturesque layout, each hole blends the surrounding nature into a challenging yet inspiring test of skill for players of all skill...

Rose Garden Restaurant

Rose Garden Restaurant is a family restaurant that serves home-cooked meals from breakfast to dinner at affordable prices. The service and food are great. The staff is welcoming, plus, the atmosphere is simple...

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Center Hill Lake Current Weather Alerts

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Center Hill Lake Weather Forecast



Hi: 90

Wednesday Night

Thunderstorms Likely

Lo: 68


Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 84

Thursday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 62


Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 86

Friday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 63


Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 87

Saturday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 65

Center Hill Lake Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 10/13: 41.92 (-590.08)