Swimming & Scuba

Grab your towel and your flippers. Hit the water. It’s time to make a splash in Tennessee!

With so many lakes, ponds and rivers throughout the state, Tennessee offers swimmers of every level and style a prime spot to play. Broad lakes are scattered from border to border, with resorts, marinas and parks just waiting for summer fun.

Dog paddlers and competitive swimmers alike will find our state-of-the-art aquatics centers the perfect venue for a workout or a day in the summer sun.

Try Fall Creek Falls or Cummins Falls for one of Tennessees peaceful swimming holes, just the right temperature for a refreshing afternoon dip. 

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