Great Falls Reservoir Land Management Plan

Great Falls Reservoir is an impoundment of the Caney Fork River formed by Great Falls Dam, which is located between McMinnville and Sparta, Tennessee. Great Falls Reservoir is situated in Warren and White counties in middle Tennessee.

The scope of the Great Falls Reservoir Land Management Plan (RLMP) is the 362.4 acres of TVA-managed land shown in the maps below. The Great Falls RLMP contains a regional overview, information about the environment around the reservoir and descriptions of each parcel of land. The reservoir property is divided into parcels, and each parcel is assigned a single land use allocation zone.

Great Falls Reservoir Land Management Plan

Final Environmental Impact Statement


Individual parcel allocations can be examined on the maps below:

Download Map (PDF)

Reservoir Land Management Plan Viewer:

Land Allocation Acreage

TVA land around Great Falls Reservoir has been allocated for certain land uses as indicated in the table below.

Allocation Designation* Acreage
Zone 2 Project Operations 19.0
Zone 3 Sensitive Resource Management 0
Zone 4 Natural Resource Conservation 0
Zone 5 Industrial 0
Zone 6 Developed Recreation 343.4
Zone 7 Shoreline Access 0
Total 362.4

*Zone 1 is Non-TVA Shoreland with TVA land rights and does not change as a result of the lands planning process.