The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Dale Hollow Lake charges a day use fee at selected recreation areas: Pleasant Grove Day Use, Lillydale Day Use, and Obey River Day Use. In lieu of the daily vehicle fee, a Corps of Engineers Annual Day Use pass can be purchased. The Corps Annual Pass is honored at all similar day use facilities nationwide at any Corps lake charging a day use fee. It is recommended to phone your selected area before departure to determine fees and passes.
Dale Hollow Dam Campground is one authorized location on Dale Hollow Lake to issue online purchases of the Corps Annual Day Use Activity Pass. Dale Hollow Dam Campground is located approximately 3 miles north of Celina, Tennessee off TN Hwy 53.
All visitors to Dale Hollow Lake must purchase a valid day pass or display annual pass at day use fee sites where required: Pleasant Grove Day Use, Lillydale Day Use, and Obey River Day Use.
If purchasing a Corps of Engineers Annual Day Use Pass in advance, a printed copy of the pass may be displayed on your vehicle until the plastic pass can be obtained.
Exchange online pass receipt at the campground registration center for the plastic annual vehicle hang tag within fourteen (14) days from purchase. Contact the park directly at 931-243-3554 to verify office hours and pass availability.
This pass does not guarantee parking availability. Parking outside of designated areas is discouraged and visitors who park illegally may be fined and towed.
For your safety, ensure that all vehicles and valuables are locked and secured.
Golden Age Passport or America the Beautiful Interagency Pass are accepted for entrance.
Passes are non-transferrable, non-refundable, not replaceable if lost or stolen, and are void if altered or reproduced.
For additional information or to inquire about mail order passes contact the Resource Manager's Office at 931-243-3136. The Corps cannot be responsible for passes lost in the postal mail.