Lenoir City, Tennessee


Community Information

$700,000 - $3,000,000
$160,000 - $1,000,000

WindRiver is a lakefront golf community located minutes outside Knoxville, Tennessee on Tellico Lake. Inside the gates, there are resort-style amenities surrounded by sparkling, fresh-water lakes and dramatic mountain views. This unique combination is what makes WindRiver an ideal place to call home and create a lakefront lifestyle to be cherished.

It can be sensed when looking towards the welcoming shadows of the Great Smoky Mountains, and it can be felt standing on the gentle slope of five miles of shoreline along Lake Tellico, named one of the top inland boating destinations in the nation.

Members enjoy a collection of club amenities which include: a full-service marina, a championship 18-hole golf course, Golf Club and Grill, the Sports Complex with a resort-style swimming pool, sports courts, and a fully equipped exercise facility at Overlook Manor, the elegant Lakeside Inn, and Citico's Restaurant, a signature Member dining experience. For outdoor enthusiasts, WindRiver provides access to over 30 miles of walking and hiking trails and a peaceful, lakefront retreat, Brightwater Park.

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  • Acreage

    687 acres (287 hectares)

  • Gatehouse

    Open 7 days/week with 24-hour access.

  • Golf

    WindRiver Championship Golf Course is Tennessee’s first Audubon Signature course, a distinction given only to those that adhere to strict environmental guidelines in design and management. Designed by Jack Nicklaus protégé Bob Cupp, the par-72, 18-hole course with five sets of tees offers players a challenging game of golf on the banks of Tellico Lake with panoramic views of the Great Smoky Mountain foothills.

  • Marina

    WindRiver's Marina on Tellico Lake features 30- to 90-foot slips (covered and uncovered), shore power and water on docks, self-service fuel station and more.

  • Recreation

    Residents can set off on foot from WindRiver’s walking trails and easily connect to the Tennessee Valley Authority Trail System via the East Lakeshore Trail System, where they will find endless opportunities for observing the area’s wildlife and scenic lake and mountain views.

  • Pro Shop

    The WindRiver Pro Shop is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. during the season and carries name brand equipment such as Titleist and Ping, and golf attire by Cutter & Buck, Nike and Under Armour. Off-season hours are generally 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Through the Pro Shop, members can sign up for specialized golf and fitness training designed to improve strength and flexibility.

  • Sports & Wellness Club

    The WindRiver Club entices you to play outdoors, staying active and healthy is a top priority for WindRiver residents. Meet your wellness needs, from our exercise facility at the Overlook Manor to the WindRiver Club featuring opportunities for a relaxing swim or some friendly competition on one of our lighted sports courts.

  • Water Sports

    Touted as the Lakeway to the Smokies, Loudon County is home to several lakes, including Fort Loudon, Tellico, Watts Bar and Melton Hill, and the Tennessee and Clinch Rivers. WindRiver offers limitless opportunities for swimming, fishing, boating, and water skiing on Tellico Lake.

  • Shopping

    Nearby Turkey Creek is a major regional center for shopping and dining. The climate-controlled West Town Mall, a 30-minute drive, features 200-plus retail stores and movie theater. Knoxville also offers eclectic shops along its downtown Market Square, and Pigeon Forge is home to a massive assortment of outlet malls.

  • Dining

    Citico’s Restaurant is a unique restaurant cast against the majestic backdrop of Tellico Lake. Members enjoy elegant yet casual dining featuring menu offerings that quickly become cherished favorites. With premiere service and an ever-evolving wine cellar, Citico’s creates an unforgettable dining experience each and every time. Both Lenoir City and Knoxville have an abundance of local eateries and national restaurant chains.

  • Area Attractions

    History buffs will find plenty to see and do in Loudon County, including remains of Native American settlements dating back to the 13th century, the Fort Loudon State Historic Site, Civil War landmarks and trails. Knoxville, recently named one of the “20 Best Vacation Destinations” by Frommers.com, is home to the Knoxville Botanical Gardens, Knoxville Zoo, Knoxville Museum, Star of Knoxville Riverboat and the University of Tennessee. Day-trip destinations include Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Sevierville, Pigeon Forge (home of Dollywood), Gatlinburg and Chattanooga—each within an hour to 90 minutes away. Nashville, home of the Grand Ole Opry, is less than two hours away.

  • Healthcare

    Fort Loudon Medical Center in Lenoir City is a state-of-the-art acute-care facility offering walk-in emergency services 24 hours a day. Parkwest Medical Center (a Top Heart Hospital), the University of Tennessee Medical Center, Level 1 Trauma Center, Tennova Healthcare and Fort Sanders Regional Hospital are each 30 minutes away in Knoxville. The 310-bed Blount Memorial Hospital is 15 miles away in Maryville.

  • Airport Access

    The Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority operates two airports in the area. For commercial flights, McGhee Tyson Airport is 20 minutes away in Alcoa. Knoxville Downtown Island Airport, 40 minutes away, is home to more than 100 private and corporate aircraft.

  • Lots For Sale

    Priced from $160,000 to $1 million

  • Homes For Sale

    Priced from the $700,000s to $3 million+

  • Disclaimer: Prices subject to change. Offer void where prohibited by law.

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350 Lighthouse Pointe Drive

Lenoir City, Tennessee 37772

35.74512 -84.21671

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250 E Highlands Circle

Lenoir City, TN

$1,290,000 3,430 Sq Ft
4 Bedrooms | 3 Full Baths

2015 Bulwark Way

Lenoir City, TN


973 Zepher Drive

Lenoir City, TN


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More Than We Expected

Steve M. - Verified Resident (Since 2008)

Having lived in Knoxville all our lives, my wife and I knew Lake Tellico very well. When we heard of a gated community was being developed on Lake Tellico we jumped at the chance to explore. What we found was more than we expected. We were one of the first homes built in the development and have been a part of a growing community with great people. ...

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Why WindRiver?

George F. - Verified Resident (Since 2009)

The Search. Our search for the right retirement community spanned five states and five years. At WindRiver we found all our search criteria---water, golf, gated-security, privacy, excellent medical care, and close proximity to shopping and amenities. We had found this unique combination extremely difficult to find and have enjoyed the convenien ...

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Amazing Waterfront Property

Bill B. - Verified Resident (Since 2010)

It’s rare to find such an amazing waterfront property. My wife and I toured the property and were absolutely sold by the intrinsic beauty of the development and the vision of the community. We decided WindRiver was the place and the community we wanted to become part of. We have since built our home, docked our boat at the marina, played on the Aud ...

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