Learn more about Indian Mountain State Park.
Indian Mountain State Park is a multi-use facility in Campbell County near Tennessee's northern border. Visitors to the 203-acre park enjoy fishing at the lake, picnicking, camping, and hiking on the three trails. Although the park's name would indicate that it is located on a mountain, it is actually located at the base of the mountain.
The city of Jellico originally acquired the park in the late 1960s through a federal open space grant under provisions of the 1961 Federal Housing Act. Utilizing grants from the state of Tennessee, the Appalachian Regional Commission, and the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, the park was developed as a reclamation project in which abandoned strip mining pits were converted to recreational use. As a reclaimed surface mine, Indian Mountain exhibits a beneficial use that can be made of the land after such intensive alterations as those inherent in surface mining. Indian Mountain became a state park in 1971.
Park Trail Maps
Looking for a trail map? Click the link below to see a list of the maps available at this park. The page includes all the trail maps we have available, organized by park. We have free and paid options that provide you the details you need to have your next great adventure in Tennessee.
Indian Mountain State Park Flooding
3-29-21: Indian Mountain State Park has experienced flooding. Please check with the park for more information.
COVID-19 Updates for Overnight Guests
Tennessee State Parks are open for day-use visitors and overnight guests. We do provide travel tips and FAQs for those wishing to visit our parks.
Please see our Keeping Visitors Healthy page to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.
For the most up-to-date hours and information, please contact Indian Mountain State Park directly.
143 State Park Circle
Jellico, TN 37762
Office: 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.