Old Hickory Lake

Nashville District
Published Jan. 10, 2024
Old Hickory Lake, sunset over a lake with tree line on right

Old Hickory Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District welcomes you to Old Hickory Lake.

Located near Metropolitan Nashville, Tenn., the lake provides a variety of outdoor recreational opportunities for millions of visitors each year. Because of the temperate climate and relatively long recreation season, visitors have numerous activities to choose from including hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, picnicking, boating, and water skiing. The numerous species of wildlife here, including abundant populations of waterfowl and wading birds, make nature study and photography additional exciting pastimes.



Monday-Friday 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM

5 Power Plant Rd., Hendersonville, TN 37075