Poplar Tree Lake

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Drew Streip

Destination Distance From Downtown

13.4 miles


2 of 5 diamonds


Time To Complete

1-2 hours


At Poplar Tree Lake in Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park, you can explore 125 acres of flat water by kayak, canoe or SUP. There's a small daily launch fee (just $2 to $3), which is a small price to pay for a clean, safe area that's well-patrolled by park rangers.
Poplar Tree Lake is excellent for less-experienced paddlers. There are plenty of coves to paddle into, without ever straying far from the main waters. And you won't have to worry about wake from powerboats; fishing is allowed, but only in electric-motor boats.

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Poplar Tree Lake

910 Riddick Rd
Millington, TN, 38053
35.343363, -90.032998

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