Cedars of Lebanon State Park RV & Campground Guide

Tennessee

Located near Lebanon and Watertown, Tennessee, Cedars of Lebanon State Park is named for the eastern red cedar trees found in the area. The park's red cedars in the basin reminded the early American settlers of the Biblical Lebanese cedar forests. Today, you can enjoy various recreational opportunities, such as hiking, biking, and horseback riding. The temperatures in this state park can vary throughout the year. You can expect temperatures in the mid-20s for the winter and upper 90s during the summer.

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Weather
Spring 36-61 F
Summer 67-92 F
Fall 45-72 F
Winter 25-46 F
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RV Resorts & Campsites in Cedars of Lebanon State Park

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Cedars of Lebanon State Park Campground

Cedars of Lebanon State Park is an excellent place to camp out during your vacation. This state park has 117 campsites that are equipped with grills and picnic tables. Some sites even feature water and electric hookups. If you want to camp under the stars, there are an additional 30 tent and pop-up sites available for the night. Three bathhouses provide hot showers and modern bathrooms. The park's dump station is available for those self-contained camping rigs. You can also purchase firewood and ice at the camping store.

  • Water hookup: Yes
  • Electrical hookup: Yes
  • Sewer hookup: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Other features: Picnic pavilion and laundromat

Nashville East/Lebanon KOA

Nashville East/Lebanon KOA is a great place to camp outside of the state park. These campsites can accommodate just about any size rig. You can enjoy plenty of amenities in this campground, including a swimming pool, picnic pavilion, and laundry room. If you are traveling with your pet, there is the Kamp K9 dog park. This park is an excellent spot to let your furry friend get some exercise. All the sites have water, electric, and sewer hookups. This campground is all about convenience, and you can easily book your reservation through the online portal.

  • Water hookup: Yes
  • Electrical hookup: Yes
  • Sewer hookup: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Other features: Basketball courts, game room, and storage areas

TN40 RV Campground

At TN40 RV Campground, you can enjoy a quiet atmosphere with plenty of amenities. This small RV campground can accommodate a variety of rigs, including fifth-wheels, pop-ups, and larger vehicles. While you are there, you can play a game of basketball or relax in the swimming pool. There is even a playground for the little ones. TN40 RV Campground offers sites with full hookups of electricity, sewer, and water. You can book this campground for the night, but this park also has seasonal and monthly rates.

  • Water hookup: Yes
  • Electrical hookup: Yes
  • Sewer hookup: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Other features: Scheduled activities and close location to all the major highways

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What to Do at
Cedars of Lebanon State Park

Inside Cedars of Lebanon State Park

If you want to relax in a quiet state park, then Cedars of Lebanon State Park is the perfect place for you. There are plenty of fun activities to enjoy with the entire family, including playing a challenging game of disc golf or relaxing at the swimming pool. If you love to hike, six trails wind through the park. Along with that, horseback riders will enjoy the 12 miles of bridle trails.

Outside Cedars of Lebanon State Park

After your fun and exciting day in this state park, you can enjoy some time in Lebanon. This city is the perfect spot to eat a home-cooked meal or stock up your rig with supplies. While you are in town, you will want to check out all the fascinating points of interest.

Restaurants

Demos' Restaurant

If you are in the mood for some Italian food, then make a stop at Demos' Restaurant. Throughout the week, this eatery offers delicious specials. This restaurant serves Italian classics such as chicken fettuccine, pasta primavera, and lasagna. Many of the recipes come directly from the owner, Peter Demos. You might even want to visit during happy hour and try one of their drinks.

Type: Italian

Location: 130 Legends Drive, Lebanon, TN 37087

Sunset Restaurant

You can get some great American-style food at the Sunset Restaurant. This diner serves up delicious dishes such as roasted chicken, rib-eye steaks, and country ham. If you want something lighter, there is a selection of salads and sandwiches. You might want to save room for dessert and take home a slice of pie.

Type: American

Location: 640 S Cumberland Street, Lebanon, TN 37087

Voodoo Smokehouse

Voodoo Smokehouse is the perfect place to enjoy a taste of the Caribbean. You will want to sample one of their platters with a selection of smoked chicken or pork. This restaurant also features burgers and tacos on the menu. You can even grab a "meal deal" to feed the entire family.

Type: Caribbean

Location: 104 N Maple Street, Lebanon, TN 37087

Shopping

Kroger

If you need to stock up your rig with supplies, then you may want to visit the local Kroger. You can find everything, from groceries to household items. The deli even offers Boar's Head meats and cheeses. Kroger also has a large selection of organic and natural products. This Kroger is a great spot to fill your prescriptions at the pharmacy.

Location: 1418 W Main Street, Lebanon, TN 37087

Publix

Publix is another spot to stock up for your trip. You can find a wide range of produce, meats, dairy, and other products. There are even household goods and beauty products at this location. Publix is a great place to stop by the deli and pick up a famous chicken tender sandwich. The store offers a "buy one, get one" deal on many of their products throughout the week.

Location: 1703 W Main Street, Lebanon, TN 37087

ALDI

If you want to save some money on your vacation, then you should visit ALDI. This store is the perfect spot to pick up some canned items, fresh meats, dairy, and other products. You can also find some specialty wines and beers for sale. Throughout the year, ALDI will even feature name-brand items in their inventory.

Location: 108 Circle Drive, Lebanon, TN 37087

Sightseeing

Vesta Cedar State Natural Area

This protected area covers over 150 acres, and it protects a cedar glade. This ecosystem is a rare habitat in Tennessee. If you want to explore the area, you can take a two-mile hike throughout the forest and into the glade. The best times to visit are in the spring and summer when the wildflowers and birds can be found in the area. While you are there, make sure to look for the endangered Tennessee coneflower.

Location: Moccasin Road, Lebanon, TN 37090

Don Fox Community Park

The Don Fox Community Park offers a wide range of amenities. You can have a picnic lunch at the pavilion or get some exercise on the walking track. There are plenty of fun options for families, including the 60-foot wading pool and two large playgrounds. Don Fox Community Park is also home to two sand volleyball courts.

Location: 955 W Baddour Parkway, Lebanon, TN 37087

Sellars Farm State Archaeological Area

Sellars Farm is an archaeological site from the Mississippian Period. Long Hunter State Park manages this site, and it is open throughout the year. While you are there, you can take a self-guided walking tour. The park rangers from Long Hunter will also give a guided tour. The walking paths are 1.4 miles long. This park is a great way to learn about Lebanon's history.

Location: 474 Poplar Hill Road, Lebanon, TN 37090

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How to Get to
Cedars of Lebanon State Park

If you are traveling from Nashville, you will want to get on Interstate 40-E/65-S toward Knoxville. You will follow this highway into Lebanon. You need to take Exit 232A. Once you have done that, you can continue on TN-109-S to the park.

Entering Cedars of Lebanon State Park

Cedars of Lebanon State Park is open throughout the year. 

Per vehicle (1-4 adults) : $0

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