ABOUT CROSSVILLE / CUMBERLAND COUNTY
Welcome to our home, Crossville and Cumberland County, Tennessee, located on the Cumberland Plateau.
Cumberland County was established in 1856 and the City of Crossville was incorporated in 1901. You will enjoy the many activities our community has to offer, including warm hospitality and friendly smiles.
Crossville is the “Golf Capital of Tennessee.” The area is home to some of Tennessee’s most famous vacation and retirement resorts: Wyndham at Fairfield Glade features 90 holes of championship golf; Stonehenge hosts the City of Crossville Tennessee Women’s Open and the Tennessee Men’s Senior Open; Lake Tansi Village hosts the Tennessee Men’s Team Championship; and the Jack Nicklaus designed Bear Trace at Cumberland Mountain State Park is another excellent golfing experience. Our Champion golf courses are challenging and enjoyable for all golfers.
But there’s much more than golf in this prime tourist location. Southern charm, beautiful country scenery and small town atmosphere await you. Shopping abounds, from the Crossville Mall and Antique Shops to unique local gift shops such as the Crossville Depot. The natural beauty of the great outdoors beckons with the Cumberland Trail, Black Mountain and Cumberland Mountain State Park and that is just the beginning. You can wander beautiful nature trails and enjoy the peace and tranquility of the Cumberland Plateau.
Crossville is home to many fine restaurants that offer a variety of cuisine in both casual and elegant settings from coffee houses to fine dining. Enjoy top notch theatre at the Cumberland County Playhouse and wonderful music with a local flair at the Downtown Palace Theatre. Visit the historic Homestead Community and Museum, Pleasant Hill Academy Museum, Military Memorial Museum, our 100 year old Cumberland County Court House and the Crossville Train Depot.
The climate atop Tennessee's Cumberland Plateau is enjoyable year-round. Winter temperatures are in the 40's and 50's, summer highs average in the 80's, and in the fall and spring temperatures are as close to perfect as can be. Crossville and Cumberland County are also centrally located right off Interstate 40 less than 90 minutes from Nashville, Knoxville and Chattanooga.
Come see why Crossville and Cumberland County, Tennessee, are favorite spots for golf and tourism!