Cages Bend Campground and Camping

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  "Caught around 10 Smallmouth bass with a few over 2lbs. Also caught a few small Large Mouth bass...." Sycamore Creek

  "The bass fishing has been great for the last 3 weeks. They are coming off bed. We caught 40 bass..." Old Hickory Lake

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About the Campground

Located along the shoreline of the nearly 22,500 acre Old Hickory Lake just outside of Hendersonville/Gallatin and Metropolitan Nashville, TN, Cages Bend Campground offers thousands of campers and guests each year the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors with its variety of facilities and activities to choose from, including: exceptional bank and boat fishing, recreational boating, group shelter, playground, and boat launch. With numerous species of wildlife residing in and around Old Hickory Lake, campers can view abundant populations of waterfowl and wading birds, making nature study and photography additional exciting pastimes. Several amenities include: electric (30 and 50 amp service available) and water hookups at every site, hot shower facilities, dump station, laundry facilities, playground, group shelter, fishing pier, and boat launch. Campers can enjoy everything that Old Hickory Lake has to offer and still be just a short drive from the nightlife of downtown Nashville.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Restroom
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Dump Station
  • Fishing
  • Laundry
  • Playground
  • Potable Water
  • Restroom
  • Shelters
  • Showers


Peak Season
Apr 01 2010 -
Oct 31 2010
Peak Season
Apr 01 2011 -
Oct 30 2011

Alerts and Important Information Campground requires a 2 night minimum stay on weekends. Campground requires a 3 night minimum stay on holidays. There is one Group Shelter available for day use only. (Minimum stay restrictions do not apply) The campground is open April 1-November 1, 2010 with the last day to make a reservation October 31, 2010. Sites range from $19-23/night. 'Zero Day Window'- Say goodbye to the two day reservation window. You can now make your reservation minutes before you arrive at the campground. ONLY OCCUPY A SITE YOU HAVE RESERVED- Be sure before you set up on a site, that the site has been booked with the camp host or you have a reservation. Someone may be making a reservation for the site if you have not reserved it already. ALL SITES ARE RESERVABLE-There are no longer first come first served/walk-in sites

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 14 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Cages Bend
Campground Phone: 615-824-4989
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777

Hendersonville, TN

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More About Cages Bend Campground

Cages Bend is a campground located in Hendersonville, Tennessee. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -86.51528 latitude, and -86.51528 longitude into your GPS device.

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