Burgess Falls State Park

Burgess Falls State Park is between Cookeville and Sparta, TN. Burgess Falls drops 136 feet. There are also two other falls within the park.

Window Cliffs State Natural Area is not attached to the state park but is only eight miles away and is managed by Burgess Falls State Park.

Activities at the park include birding, hiking, fishing, and picnicking.

Nearby cities include:

  • Cookeville, TN – 11 miles
  • Baxter, TN -11 miles
  • Sparta, TN – 12 miles

Some nearby state parks are:

  • Cummins Falls State Park
  • Edgar Evings State Park
  • Rock Island State Park