Voted #4 place in the Nation to “float your boat” by USA Today. Lined with evergreen trees and sandy beaches, Dale Hollow Lake is a gorgeous body of water in Northern Tennessee. Considered one of the cleanest lakes in the United States, Dale Hollow Lake attracts millions of visitors per year and offers a great variety of water activities, including fishing tournaments, boating, floating, skiing, kayaking and much more. Famous as the world’s best smallmouth bass lake, it boasts the record for the largest smallmouth bass ever caught. Dale Hollow is quite the incredible lake for largemouth and spotted bass, too, as well as walleye, gar and trout among others. No matter how you explore it, Dale Hollow’s miles of twisty, green, undeveloped shoreline will keep you coming back year after year.