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Afternoon well spent

We spent a few hours walking and looking at the Tennessee river and cliffs. Nice view of bridge and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kelsey C
via mobile
Picnic with friends

We had a lovely picnic with a lot of Friends in McFarland Park. The weather was overcast with a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Eater167
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Durbanville, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a few hours walking and looking at the Tennessee river and cliffs. Nice view of bridge and harbor. Lots of geese and fishing. Nice visitor center at front of park. Clean restrooms.

Thank Kelsey C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely picnic with a lot of Friends in McFarland Park. The weather was overcast with a cool breeze. The kids were playing on the grass and splashed in the water, The river alongside with barges going up and down made it a...More

Thank Eater167
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Nice grassy area with a group of large rocks for the kids to climb and play on, and a large grove of mature trees accommodating several people chilling in hammocks.

Thank FredFleet
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Great place to exercise & commune with nature usually just enough people there to have an enjoyable , comfortable time walking.

Thank Ann E
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

I am rating this Campground a one in hopes that it gets the attention of those in charge. This is a very nice campground on the river. The bathrooms are substandard!!!!! The pushbutton showers are slightly warm and cold with no rhyme or reason. The...More

Thank suebruno
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Traveling with a young child and depended on this place to camp. Everything online says the campground is open year round with first come first serve campsites. We arrive only to find the campground is blocked by cones and no one is camping there, no...More

1  Thank lnb1982
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Camping close to a town or city is rarely as good as this. Though the campground lights were bright all night (we are in a tent) we never felt we were in town. River views, birdsong in the morning, minutes to hot coffee when we...More

2  Thank timmind
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We stayed at McFarland Park for 4 nights. The scenery is beautiful, with great blue herons and egrets on the "canal" side and views of the limestone cliffs on the river side. The hosts are friendly and informative. Be sure to stop at the visitors'...More

1  Thank arecibo2
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Love their campground area, playground and shelters. Lots of picnic tables by the river. Large beach area to swim in summer and a nice marina and fishing boat launch area.

Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

When I arrived I expected to see paths along the river and lakes that show up the map. The lakes were on an adjoining golf course and a custodian told me there were no paths. The view of the cliffs across the river were nice,...More

Thank William B
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Response from Bookmon | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to not answer in a timely manner. Been having a time of it in the health department. Just didn’t log on to TA. Outside of Florence is very wooded and very loverly in the fall. The Naches Trace nearby is a great drive
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Michael S
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I don't know. We stayed in a hotel
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25 March 2017|
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Response from Penny M | Reviewed this property |
It shouldn't be a problem. You can call ahead. Enjoy!
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