Located on beautiful Norris Lake near New Tazewell, Tennessee, we are a family oriented marina, where people of all ages can enjoy boating, fishing and swimming. Our full-service facility includes a snack bar and a convenience store that offers a complete line of fishing and camping necessities, bait, gas, ice, boating accessories, etc.

We offer covered slips for boats of all sizes and open pontoon slips and houseboat buoys with seasonal and yearly rates.

Straight Creek Marina also has pontoon boats, fishing boats and wave runners for rent. For more information, click here


The convenience store is open 10 AM to 6 PM Monday-Saturday.  When the store is closed, security personnel will handle boat rentals, bait sales and pump gas to serve customers with fuel  emergencies.  HOLIDAY HOURS:  closed November 24-27 and December 23-January 2, 2023

Fishing Information

Norris Lake has over 56 species of fish. The clear deep waters of Norris Lake create a perfect habitat for stripers (rockfish), walleye, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, bluegill, shellcrackers, catfish and  crappie. Famous for its trophy-size stripers, walleye and catches of black crappie, Norris has become a favorite destination for anglers across the country. Ask for fishing tips at the dock before your trip.

Want a fishing report? Call us at (423) 626-5826.   You will need a fishing license, available here.

Lake Levels

Per TVA’s website,

“WARNING! Water release schedules can change without notice due to unanticipated weather changes or power system requirements. Large amounts of water could be discharged at any time. Use Caution! Obey all posted safety regulations and precautions!”

Please see TVA’s website for more informatio