Bill Dance Fishing a Lake in Tennessee

Come Fish Tennessee’s Bill Dance Signature Lakes

Premier fishing spots to experience statewide.

Bill Dance Signature Lakes will connect the world’s most-loved angler with some of Tennessee’s greatest natural resources — its lakes. Already known for its premier fishing spots, this program will make Tennessee a best-in-class destination for anglers worldwide — beginners, experts and every skill level in between.

Signature Lakes

Bill Dance Signature Lakes currently include lakes in all three regions of the state, touching several state parks and Tennessee counties.

A map of Bill Dance Signature Lakes

Ten large reservoirs feature Bill Dance Signature Lake access points constructed to a standard of excellence endorsed and designed by Bill Dance Outdoors in collaboration with Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation and Tennessee Department of Tourist Development. These ten reservoirs include “Bill Dance Signature Lake access areas” with new or improved assets driving economic activity year-round for each surrounding community.   

In addition, four “small venue” lakes entice anglers of all ages and experience levels to enjoy the outdoors while experiencing an above-average catch rate.

Partner Organizations

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