Local Interests

Natural Attractions

  • Reelfoot Lake State Park: Known as the ‘Earthquake Lake,’ Reelfoot Lake is a must-visit for nature lovers. Enjoy fishing, bird watching, and boating in this unique natural setting.
  • Reelfoot Lake Wildlife Refuge: This refuge offers unmatched opportunities to observe local wildlife, including bald eagles, in their natural habitat.

Cultural and Historical Sites

  • Tiptonville War Memorial: Pay respects and learn about the local heroes who have served the country at this poignant memorial.
  • Lake County Historical Museum: Delve into the rich history of Tiptonville TN and Lake County through engaging exhibits and artifacts.

Dining and Local Eateries

  • Boyette’s Dining Room: For a taste of traditional Southern cuisine, Boyette’s offers a cozy dining experience with views of Reelfoot Lake.
  • Blue Bank Fish House & Grill: Enjoy fresh, local catches and a variety of dishes in a friendly, lakeside atmosphere.

Community Events

  • Reelfoot Lake Arts & Crafts Festival: Held annually, this festival showcases the work of local artisans, crafters, and food vendors, providing a taste of local culture and creativity.
  • Eagle Fest: Celebrate the majestic beauty of bald eagles at Reelfoot Lake with guided tours and educational activities during this winter festival and other Tiptonville topics.

Outdoor Activities

  • Kayaking and Canoeing: Paddle through the cypress-filled waters of Reelfoot Lake for a serene and scenic experience.
  • Hiking at Reelfoot Lake State Park: Explore the park’s hiking trails to witness the unique landscape and diverse wildlife of the area.

Shopping and Local Businesses

  • Lake County Farmers Market: Support local farmers and artisans by shopping for fresh produce, handmade goods, and unique crafts.
  • Downtown Tiptonville: Stroll through downtown to discover local shops offering everything from antiques to modern gifts and souvenirs.


  • Reelfoot Lake Inn: Stay close to nature with comfortable lodging options right by Reelfoot Lake, perfect for weekend getaways or extended visits.
  • Airbnbs in Tiptonville: For a more personalized stay, explore local Airbnbs that offer a cozy and welcoming atmosphere.