March 10, 2021
Center Hill Lake, which is operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District, is resuming fee collection at its daytime recreation areas for the 2021 recreation season beginning March 15, 2021. Fee collection has previously been suspended in 2020 due to COVID -19.
Center Hill Lake charges a $5 fee at its swimming beaches, picnic areas, and boat ramps. Below are the specific day use areas:
Campgrounds are scheduled to open at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 15, 2021. Campgrounds can be reserved up to six months in advance with prices ranging from $16 to $30. Reservations are made through www.recreation.gov or 1-877-444-6777 for the following campgrounds:
Long Branch Campground
Floating Mill Campground
Ragland Bottom Campground
Shelters can be reserved across Center Hill Lake from April 15 through October 31, 2021 for a $50 per day fee. Use of huts can also be on a first-come, first-served basis year-round, free of charge.
Long Branch Recreation Area
Center Hill Recreation Area*
Floating Mill Recreation Area
Hurricane Recreation Area
Ragland Bottom Recreation Area
*First come, first served only
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reminds all visitors, volunteers, and employees that face coverings are required at all Corps buildings and facilities during the implementation of Executive Order 13991 – “Workforce Protection federal”.