Built in 1988 by the Army Corps of Engineers, the Bandy Creek Pool is a rare amenity for a National Park Service campground. The complex contains a main pool, wading pool, accessible restrooms, outdoor shower, volleyball court, playground, and picnic shelter. With the exception of 2020 season, the pool is open to the public every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (and Holidays) from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm (Eastern Time). The daily use fees are based on age:
All Bandy Creek pool patrons must pay at the campground entrance station and obtain a wristband in order to enter the pool area. Click here for more information about our season pass.
After-hour pool use reservations require a special use permit and are available by calling (423) 286-8368. All after-hour pool reservations must be reserved a minimum of two hours. The fee is $125 for up to 50 persons. There is a $50 charge for each additional hour. Reservations must be made no later than five business days in advance. Download the application here. All payments can be mailed to Big South Fork NRRA, ATTN: Pool Supervisor, 4564 Leatherwood Road, Oneida, TN 37841.
Last updated: July 15, 2020