Beach at TVA Boone Lake - Kingsport, TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 36° 26.459 W 082° 26.014
17S E 371514 N 4033816
Quick Description: A small public beach is maintained at TVA's Boone Lake
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 2/2/2009 5:23:14 PM
Waymark Code: WM5QHA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Q10
Views: 7

Long Description:
Located below a picnic area in an inlet right next to the dam, this small public beach is maintained with coarse sand. The depth at the back is typically 6-7 feet once the lake level reaches summer pool depth. No life guard on duty. Public restrooms are available in two nearby locations. Hours are 7AM to sunset. No animals allows down in the beach area.
I rated as 2.5 stars as can be very busy during the summer - and that you are swimming in a lake where motor boats have churned up the silt and spilled motor oil. But TVA does a good job at keeping the beach area clear of trash.
Type of beach: Artificial

Location of beach: Lake

Beach surface type: Coarse sand

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