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Wautauga Lake

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Watauga Reservoir, Butler, TN 37640
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Beautiful!

Great place to enjoy your family. Lots of camping sites and picnic areas available. Also great for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
320rebeccaj
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Butler, Tennessee
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Day at the Lake

Good place to relax, lots of places to picnic, great vacation spots with cabin rentals, and great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Daphne2847
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Butler, Tennessee
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Watauga Reservoir, Butler, TN 37640
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"national forest"
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"gorgeous scenery"
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"fishing"
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"boat"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to enjoy your family. Lots of camping sites and picnic areas available. Also great for boating.

Thank 320rebeccaj
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good place to relax, lots of places to picnic, great vacation spots with cabin rentals, and great place to fish from the bank or from a boat.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very deep mountain lake that has lots of shoreline w/o houses, it does get crowded in certain areas and you have , like all lakes, boaters that have no clue on how to drive a boat or the rules

1  Thank wataugaman
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Great mountain lake perfect for family fun in the water. Swimming, skiing, boating, snorkling, fishing & hiking.

1  Thank Steve P
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

My husband spent time at Lakeshore Marina as a young man, so we usually revisit Watauga Lake whenever we are in the area. It's a beautiful lake! Well worth a visit anytime of year! Beautiful in fall, even on a cloudy day

Thank skwh310
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Wattage Lake is beautiful. Lake traffic has increased with the closure of Boone Lake. The water is clean. Some of my family likes to fish, others like to wakeboard and tube. People on friendly. It's a great place to vacation

Thank snyman1006
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Boating, fishing, camping and watching are all good activities on the lake. We had lunch (a couple of times) at the Captain's Table which affords scenic views of the lake. Definitely worth visiting.

Thank Hendrick R
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Great swimming hole at Shooks Branch, lots of rental houses available but book early in the summer, great place to unwind.

1  Thank P D
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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Rented a pontoon boat and spent an enjoyable three hours on the lake with my mom and her boyfriend, my teens and adult daughter with her boyfriend, and my sister and her daughter. We packed plenty of water and food to enjoy on a hot...More

Thank Jennifer P
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

You will think that you are in Europe as you gaze out upon these waters. Just amazing, gorgeous scenery.

Thank brodavid3849
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