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Norris Lake Clean Up

2013 Norris Lake Clean Up After PictureNorris Lake is not only a recreation destination for the people that live on Norris Lake or visit it to boat, camp, ski or swim, it is also a an economic asset for the five counties that contain the lake which are Anderson, Campbell, Claiborne, Grainger and Union. Just like with any other asset, you have to protect your investment. Therefore, the Norris Lake Stakeholders conduct two five county wide clean ups each year.  The next clean up is April 2, 2016. 

Next Norris Lake Clean Up

When:  April 2, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where:  There are several launch points for the clean up.  The list below includes al the launch points divided by county.  For more information, please call or email the contact person for the launch point that you are interested in.

Anderson County
Contact:  Anderson County Tourism Council-865-457-4547
Launch Points include Oak Grove Public Launch

Campbell County
Contact: Campbell County Chamber-423-566-0329
Locations: Lonas Young Park

Claiborne County
Contact: TBD
Locations:  Lone Mountain Shores

Grainger County
Contact: TBD
Locations: Black Fox

Union County
Contact: Union County Chamber-865-992-2811
Launch Points:  Beach Island, Helms Ferry/Pinnacle Point, Hickory Star, Norris Shores Marina

Trash bags will be provided.  Volunteers are encouraged wear appropriate footwear and bring gloves. 


Partners Include:

  • Anderson County Tourism Council
  • Campbell County Chamber of Commerce
  • Claiborne County Chamber of Commerce
  • Grainger County Chamber of Commerce
  • Leave No Trace
  • Norris Lake Marina Association
  • Plan East Tennessee
  • Tennessee Valley Authority
  • Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency
  • Union County Chamber of Commerce