General Campground Rules

RRM & TVA Tennessee Six Campgrounds Rules & Regulations:

We are now taking reservations at Melton Hill. Please go to our website: for making reservations. If a spot is not reserved, you may still do first-come/first-serve camping. Unattended camping vehicles & equipment cannot be left on a site unless fees are paid.

Handicapped sites are reserved for persons with a state issued ADA license plate or mirror tag. The person who has been issued the tag must be in residence at the site. Only 1 campsite may be rented by the individual.

Camping is permitted at designated (numbered) sites only. A maximum of 8 people, including visitors, are allowed per campsite. Designated non profit groups, such as scout troops, will be allowed some exemptions.

No washing of campers, vehicles, or boats allowed in the recreation area.

Maximum stay: 21 consecutive days from May 1 to Sept 30. The camper and camping unit must leave the campground for at least 14 days. You may go to another TVA campground. From Oct 1 to April 30, maximum stay on any single campsite is 30 days.

Check out time is no later than 1 pm.

Visitors are permitted between 7am and 10 pm.

Quiet hours are from 10 pm- 7 am. Disruptive campers may be asked to vacate the campground without reimbursement. Please turn off any music, generators, or disruptive lighting by 10 pm.

Place all trash in dumpsters except fish debris. Please contact the campground host on duty for pick up and disposal of fish scraps.

Campfires must be contained in metal fire rings. All fire wood must be pre-cut and not include construction debris or pallets. No out of county firewood is allowed to be brought into the campground. Do not cut, damage or drive nails into trees. Please do not burn trash in fire rings.

Observe posted speed limit signs throughout the recreation area.

All appliances must be kept inside the camping unit (no freezers or refrigerators are to be outside).

Satellite dishes, power cords, and pet cages must remain within the impact zone of the campsite.

Dumping waste or gray water onto the ground is prohibited.

Alcoholic beverages and fireworks are not permitted on TVA property. Firearms are prohibited in recreation areas, except: (in season hunting excursions are permissible if they are unloaded and properly cased). State & federal laws apply.