Estill Springs is in Franklin County, Tennessee, and used to be known for its mineral springs in times of the Cherokee but nowadays is mainly known for its outdoors activities. Being on the north side of the Elk River, the town has easy access to a range of great water sports.
Top attractions include visiting the Tims Ford Lake for water activities like fishing, boating, and kayaking. The Tim Ford State Park also offers many scenic trails for hiking, where nature-lovers can spot birds and wildlife. If you're camping here, head to the Montanta Drive-In to watch a movie out in the open, rustic style.
Other fun things to do near Estill Springs include visiting local farm Grandaddy's Farm for hay rides, pumpkin patches, pig races, and a corn maze.
Visit in summer or fall for the best conditions to spend time at lake and in the beautiful natural landscapes.