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Hotels in White House

Date: 1/20/2017 8:28:00 PM

Rivergate Mall and ... Situated near the airport, this hotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Percy Priest Lake and within 3 mi (5 km) of Larry Keeton Theater and Nashville Shores Waterpark. ... Great, affordable hotel. From start to finish it was great

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Date: 1/11/2017 3:12:00 AM

Fishing opportunities abound at J. Percy Priest Lake, with a wide variety of species available, including largemouth and smallmouth bass, crappie and Cherokee bass. Other species such as catfish, bluegill, bream and trout provide excellent opportunities

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In winter, state parks are cool to visit

Lebanon Democrat

Date: 1/10/2017 10:31:00 AM

Certain state parks, such as Long Hunter on the banks of Percy Priest Lake, offer an array of wintertime activities and nature studies designed around the season. Each park has a website that provides details about activities and other visitor information

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When water turns hard, time to stay home

Lebanon Democrat

Date: 1/5/2017 9:41:00 AM

On another winter trip I was crappie fishing with Mt. Juliet's Chuck Campbell on Percy Priest Lake when I noticed he was turning patriotic colors: his nose was red, his fingers were white and his face was blue. I didn't know whether to salute Chuck or

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Winter trout fishing program is underway

The Tennessean

Date: 1/4/2017 12:31:00 PM

The releases run through March 17. The locations in the Midstate for January: • Friday: Tail water beneath the dam at Percy Priest Lake. • Jan. 11: Paris City Park. • Jan. 12: Big Rock Greenway (Lewisburg). • Jan. 13: Nice Mill (Smyrna), Duck

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• River: Stones River
• Length: 213 Miles
• Surface Area: 14,200 Acres
• Volume: 202,000 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 892 Square Miles
• Average Depth: 29 Feet
Percy Priest Lake is a reservoir in north central Tennessee. It is formed by J. Percy Priest Dam, located about 10 miles east of downtown Nashville. The lake and dam are named for Congressman Percy Priest.The dam project was first authorized by an act of Congress approved on July 2, 1958. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers project was completed in 1967.

The Natural Resource Management Office maintains three campgrounds, eleven day-use/picnic areas, and twelve boat launching ramps. There are also six marinas located on the lake.
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