Located convenient to the visitors center and reconstructed Fort Loudoun.
There are 30 tables, most with grills, scattered along the lakeside and in a wooded area. The tables are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Centrally located in the picnic area, a restroom facility is available which also houses a soft drink machine.
Fort Loudoun State Park has 1 picnic shelter/pavilion that may be reserved for your next event or gathering. The shelter has a maximum capacity of 64 people. The shelter is equipped with 8 picnic tables, a grill and access to restrooms. This shelter overlooks Tellico Lake.
Full day shelter reservations may be made online with the Tennessee State Parks Online Reservation System or by calling the park during business hours (8AM until 4:30 PM daily) at 423-884-6217. If you are interested in reserving a shelter for less than a full day, please contact the park office for availability information.
Picnic shelters or pavilions may be reserved online up to one year in advance with a paid reservation fee. There is a $3.00 cancellation fee for picnic shelter or pavilion reservations cancelled 8 days or more in advance of the reserved date. Reservations cancelled 7 days or less in advance of the reserved date forfeit all paid fees.