Fairfield Glade is listed among the best Golf Resort Communities in TN. Ideally located on the Cumberland Plateau between Knoxville and Nashville, near Crossville, Tennessee. With championship golf courses, indoor and outdoor tennis facilities and numerous pristine lakes, Fairfield Glade was named a Top 50 Retirement Community in 2013 by “Where to Retire Magazine”. Situated at 2000 feet above sea level, it is the highest point between the Rocky and Smoky Mountains. This elevation creates its mild climate with four distinct seasons that complement the abundance of natural wooded beauty, wildlife, pristine lakes and beautiful mountain views.
Located in the heart of the “Golf Capital of Tennessee”: Crossville, TN, the local golf, tennis and lake resort community of Fairfield Glade offers:
- 5 championship golf courses (including top 5 rated Stonehenge)
- 12 tennis courts (4 indoor)
- 11 lakes with 2 marinas
- 12 miles of walking trails
- 2 restaurants
- 4 swimming pools (2 indoor)
- Recreation & fitness complexes
I-40 is just a few miles away and from there, it's a short drive to three metropolitan cities - less than an hour’s drive to Knoxville and an hour and a half to Nashville and Chattanooga. Affordable living with no state income tax and low property taxes also add to the local appeal. Fairfield Glade is also home to the Tennessee Women’s Open, Tennessee Senior Men’s Open and the PGA Father-Son Challenge. Hiking, camping and horseback riding are also available just a short drive away in the majestic Big South Fork National Park and its surrounding local area.