Cedar Point Campground
Cedar Point Campground

Cedar Point Campground

  • Cedar Point Campground lies on the Normandy TVA Reservoir and the upper Duck River. It is located in southern, middle Tennessee between the towns of Normandy and Manchester. The nicely treed and grassy campground offers a secluded and quiet, family-oriented environment, and is surrounded by beautiful rolling hills and farmland. Cedar Point has a day use area, boat launch, and a small general store. A pavilion, which accommodates up to 75 people, may be reserved for a reasonable fee. The neighboring Barton Springs Campground, also managed by Recreation Resource Management, is located across the lake from Cedar Point.


    • Beach
    • Fishing
    • Grills
    • Max Amp 50
    • Swimming


    Campground (52 total sites)

    Cedar Point has 53 campsites (45 have water and electric; 8 of which have 20/30 amp, and the remaining 37 hookup sites have 20/30/50 amp; 8 campsites are primitive). Cedar Point Campground also has one Picnic Pavilion that must be reserved. Lastly, Cedar Point has a Boat Ramp with plenty of parking spaces. We look forward to having you come visit and enjoy Cedar Point’s beauty!

    Please view further details regarding policies and rates upon selecting "Reserve Campground Now". All sites require a 2-night minimum stay. Please call the campground directly to request an exception if you wish to stay for just 1 night.

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    Day Use

    The day use are is filled with families enjoying picknicking, swimming, fishing, and more! A camping store is available, where you can purchase ice, firewood, snacks, and also fishing worms. Hours for the Day Use are 9 am - 7 pm.

  • Campground rules are provided to campers upon check-in. Vista Recreation, in a partnership agreement with TVA, provide these facilities for your convenience and enjoyment. The successful operation of this area depends on your cooperation and compliance of the following:

    • Sites in the campground are able to be reserved, some are on a long-term basis, and some are on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please ensure sites are not reserved before occupying a site.

    • Unattended camping vehicles and equipment cannot be left at a site unless fees are paid. Rented campsites must have a camping unit present to show the site is taken.

    • ADA accessible sites are reserved for persons with a state-issued ADA license plate or mirror tag. The person who has been issued the tag must be occupying the site and may only rent 1 campsite per visit.

    • No more than 1 camping unit allowed per site: 1 RV or 1 tent. An additional sleeping unit must be approved by management. Picnic canopies are allowed, but not for sleeping purposes.

    • Camping is permitted at designated (numbered) sites only. A maximum of 8 people are allowed per campsite. An adult, 18 years or older, must occupy the site.

    • All vehicles, including visitors, must display a parking pass in order to park in the campground. Each site receives hang tags for 2 vehicles; please hang on vehicle mirror. Tag(s) must be visible at all times. A maximum of 3 vehicles are allowed per campsite (if space permits). The third vehicle is charged an additional fee of $10.00. Vehicles are considered to be any of the following: boat trailers, wheeled camping units, automobiles, or motorcycles.

    • Visitors with boats, or traveling to the campground by water, must park in the Day Use parking lot or the designated shoreline parking, and be required to purchase a vehicle pass of $10.00.

    • No washing of campers, vehicles, or boats is allowed in the campground.

    • The maximum camping stay is 21 consecutive days unless renting a long-term site. The camper and camping unit must leave the campground for a minimum of 14 days before returning. Other TVA Campgrounds are available for stay during this time (exception: Douglas Headwater and Douglas Tailwater are considered one campground for this interchange).

    • Check-in is 1:00 PM and check-out is 11:00 AM. If using the Day Use Area after leaving the campsite, a Day Use pass will need to be purchased for $10.00 (plus tax).

    • Visitors are permitted between the hours of 7:00 AM and 10:00 PM.

    • Quiet hours are from 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM. Please turn off any music, generators, or disruptive lighting by 10:00 PM.

    • Campers who are disruptive, intoxicated, or behaving in an obscene or profane manner will be reported to the TVA Police, asked to vacate the premises without reimbursement, and will be subject to a ban from a facility operated by Vista Recreation in a partnership agreement with the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA).

    • Place all trash in dumpsters provided near dump station and in the day use area. Please double bag fish scraps and place in day use dumpster only.

    • Do not clean fish on a vacant campsite.

    • Campfires must be contained in metal fire rings. All firewood must be pre-cut and not include construction debris or pallets. No out-of-county firewood is allowed to be brought into the campground. Do not cut, damage, or drive nails into trees. Please do not burn trash in fire rings.

    • Observe posted speed limit signs throughout the campground (5 mph).

    • All appliances must be kept inside the camping unit (no freezers or refrigerators are to be outside).

    • Satellite dishes, power cords, and pet crates must remain within the impact zone of the campsite.

    • Vista Recreation is not responsible for loss or damaged equipment.

    • Dumping waste or gray water onto the ground is prohibited. The dump station is available for campers to use. Blue dolly type wagons are allowed. All RV's must have holding tanks or caps on sewer lines.

    • Alcoholic beverages and fireworks are not permitted on TVA property. Firearms are prohibited in recreation areas except in hunting season excursions, and are permissible only if they are unloaded and properly cased. State and federal laws apply.