Burkesville is located in Cumberland County an area renowned for incredible fishing, beautiful landscapes and friendly folks. Hidden in the hills of our county are many adventures to explore with your family beyond boating on the lake and dipping a lure into the river. You are invited to celebrate the sounds of the Cumberland River Bluegrass Festival in early fall or hike the trails out to stunning overlooks at Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park. There’s plenty of comfortable accommodations throughout the county that are ready to welcome your crew. Make some great memories with your family here and come back and see us real soon.
The main routes of access to the city are Highway 90 and Highway 61 which intersect at the town's single stoplight.