Barton Springs Campground
Barton Springs Campground

Barton Springs Campground

The issue for using the reservation system on handheld devices has been resolved. Should there be any technical issues with the reservation system in the future, please contact Thank you.

Barton Springs Campground is open with restrictions to help prevent the spread of COVID-19; please note a few listed below:

No social gatherings in groups more than 8.

Practice appropriate social distancing by maintaining 6 feet from other visitors.

Practice good hygiene (avoid touching face, wash hands regularly or use hand sanitizer, sneeze or cough into a tissue or the inside of your elbow, disinfect used items and surfaces).

Please stay home if you are exhibiting any symptoms.

The beach area is open to registered campers only.

The Day Use Area and Pavilion are still closed until further notice.

For inquiries, please call us directly at (931) 857-3777. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation. 

  • The campground lies on Normandy TVA Reservoir and the upper Duck River. It is located in southern middle Tennessee between the towns of Normandy and Manchester. Offering large gravel sites, every site is a pull-through with electrical and water hookups. A majority of sites accommodate big rigs and may be camped on with a tent or an RV. A pavilion is available by reservation for a reasonable fee. The neighboring Cedar Point Campground, also managed by Recreation Resource Management, is located across the lake from Barton Springs.


    • Boating Boating
    • Fishing Fishing
    • Grills Grills
    • Pet Friendly Pet Friendly
    • Swimming Swimming


    Campground (89 total sites)

    The campground has a total of 89 campsites. All sites have a lake view, and 11 sites are lakefront, offering the availability to fish from your campsite! There are 19 back-in sites with the remaining being pull-through and graveled, and most sites are leveled. Each offer electric power of 50/30/20 and has a water faucet. A picnic table and fire pit/grill combo are on every site. The campground offers both short-term and long-term camping. We are pet friendly (must be picked up after and leashed at all times).

    Please Note: All fees do not include taxes. Please view further details regarding policies and rates upon selecting "Reserve Campground Now".

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    Day Use

    Barton Springs Campground has a beautiful day use & picnic area. It includes a sandy beach & swim area. Swimming is swim at your own risk. Picnic tables and grills are scattered along the large grassy areas with lots of shade trees. A group pavilion is also available for family events and may be reserved for a reasonable fee.