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August 27, 2015
Tennessee Youth Finish Valuable Work for Summer 2015 at the Big South Fork
Participants gain valuable professional experience working on National Park Service lands.

August 26, 2015
Art in the Park Reception: Inaugural Photo Contest Winners Will Be Revealed on September 5
The reception will start at 5:00 p.m. (ET).

August 21, 2015
Kentucky YCC Youth Rehabilitate Alum Hiking Trail Bridge
The Youth Conservation Corps program is one that trains young people and provides outdoor work that is supervised by a trained crew leader.

August 14, 2015
Blue Heron Ghost Train Storytelling Event on Saturday, September 12
Make plans now to attend the year's kickoff event.

August 10, 2015
Big South Fork “Munch and Learn” Program
Staff will be sharing information on the variety of federal jobs and explaining the federal application process.

August 10, 2015
August 15 Program on “Animals of the Big South Fork”
This ranger-led program will begin at 7 p.m.

August 10, 2015
Ranger Hike to Crack-in-the-Rocks on Wednesday, August 12
Enjoy a hike with Ranger Don Tetrick.

July 30, 2015
Healthy Hike of the Week-Angel Falls Overlook Trail on August 14
Come get fit with us while enjoying your national park!

July 30, 2015
“Black Bear on the Plateau” Evening Program on August 15 at Bandy Creek Campground
This fun-filled evening program begins at 7:00 p.m. (ET).

July 30, 2015
Bandy Creek Campground Program on “Understanding Snakes” on Saturday, August 8
Join Ranger Raymond Little at the Bandy Creek Campground campfire circle.

July 30, 2015
Yahoo Falls Nature Hike on Sunday Morning, August 9
This fun, fact-filled hike begins promptly at 11:00 a.m. (ET).

July 30, 2015
Ranger Hike to Crack-in-the-Rocks on Wednesday, August 5
The hike begins promptly at 2:30 p.m. (ET).

July 29, 2015
“Go With the Flow” Program on August 8 at Blue Heron Campground
This ranger-led program will meet at the campfire circle inside the Blue Heron Campground.

July 27, 2015
Find Your Park: Big South Fork and Obed to Celebrate the National Park Service’s 99th Birthday on August 25
Visitors are encouraged to celebrate all that America's more than 400 national parks have to offer and try something new.

July 27, 2015
Bandy Creek Pool Closed on August 8 and 9
The pool will re-open Saturday, August 15.

July 23, 2015
New Big South Fork Trailhead Established Near Rugby
Also features a newly renovated picnic area and canoe launch.

July 21, 2015
Sunday Afternoon Yahoo Falls Nature Hike on July 26
Learn more about the natural and geological features of Big South Fork.

July 21, 2015
“Trees: Wanted, Dead or Alive!” Ranger Program on July 25 at Bandy Creek Campground
Find out how trees both alive and dead are a crucial part of the Big South Fork ecosystem.

July 21, 2015
Haunting in the Hills Storytelling Festival on September 19
Storytelling predates writing, with the earliest forms of storytelling usually oral combined with gestures and expressions.

July 20, 2015
Fascinating Snakes of the Big South Fork Program at Blue Heron Campground, Saturday, July 25
Enjoy an evening outdoors with guest speaker Park Ranger Raymond Little.

July 20, 2015
Yahoo Falls Healthy Hike on Sunday, August 2
This ranger-led hike is free of charge.

July 20, 2015
Animals of the Big South Fork Program at Blue Heron Campground, Saturday, August 1
The Blue Heron Campground is located in the Kentucky portion of Big South Fork.

July 20, 2015
Ranger-Led Hike to Crack-in-the Rocks on Wednesday, July 29
This ranger-led hike is free of charge. Everyone is welcome.

July 16, 2015
Experience Your Big South Fork - “Once in a Blue Moon” Program on July 31
Bring a blanket or chair for comfortable seating and a flashlight for this nighttime program.

July 14, 2015
National Park Service Launches Kentucky National Park Pentathlon
The Pentathlon is in recognition of the NPS 2016 Centennial.

July 13, 2015
Big South Fork Climbing Management Listening Sessions Scheduled on July 16 and 23
Both listening session locations are wheelchair accessible.

July 13, 2015
On the River with a Ranger at the Big South Fork on July 17
Please call or email Effie Houston at (423) 569-9778 or effie_houston@nps.gov if interested in attending.

July 13, 2015
Animals of the Big South Fork Interpretive Program at Blue Heron Interpretive Center, Saturday, July 18
This ranger-led program will meet at the Blue Heron Interpretive Center and is wheelchair accessible.

July 13, 2015
Healthy Hike of the Week: Twin Arches Loop July 17 at Twin Arches Trailhead
Hikers will also explore Charit Creek Lodge.

July 13, 2015
Yahoo Falls Healthy Hike on Sunday, July 19
This ranger-led hike is free of charge.

June 26, 2015
Former CCC Worker Shares Experiences with YCC Crew
On June 18, 2015, former Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) worker, Oscar Odom was the featured guest for “Experience Your Park – A Day on the Trail,” a special park event that showcased the work by Big South Fork’s Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) crews.

June 25, 2015
Healthy Hike of the Week on July 3: Angel Falls Rapid Trail
Healthy Hikes provide the public with ranger-led activities that will allow park visitors to improve their fitness and provide the opportunity to further discover national parks.

June 25, 2015
Volunteers Working Hard at Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area
Volunteers are a critical part of the National Park Service and their service is greatly appreciated.

June 11, 2015
Kid’s Day at Gateway to the Big South Fork Visitor Center on June 16
This event is free, wheelchair accessible, and open to all.

June 11, 2015
Outfitters and Guide Services in the Big South Fork
There are a number of permitted outfitters and guide services to make your trip more memorable and enjoyable.

June 11, 2015
Yahoo Falls Nature Hike on Sunday, June 28
Please wear weather-appropriate clothing and footwear.

June 10, 2015
Go With the Flow Evening Program on June 27 at Blue Heron Campground
The program is free of charge and all are welcome.

June 10, 2015
Blue Heron Nature Hike on Wednesday, June 24
Please wear weather-appropriate clothing and footwear and bring plenty of water.

June 09, 2015
Experience Your Big South Fork - A Day on the Trail on Thursday, June 18
The YCC crew will showcase their work as they restore the historical integrity of a 75 year old Civilian Conservation Corp (CCC) fire-watch cabin.

June 09, 2015
Big South Fork Healthy Hike on June 12
Healthy Hikes provide the public with ranger-led activities that will allow park visitors to improve their fitness.

June 09, 2015
Coral to Coal, a Bottom-up Geology Ranger Program on Saturday, June 13
Please wear weather-appropriate clothing. Everyone is welcome.

June 09, 2015
Yahoo Falls Healthy Hike on Sunday, June 21
Please wear weather-appropriate clothing and footwear.

June 09, 2015
Hike with a Ranger to Crack-in-the-Rocks on Wednesday, June 17
The trail is considered to be moderately difficult. Everyone is welcome.

June 09, 2015
Animals of the Big South Fork Interpretive Program at Blue Heron Campground on June 20th
The program is free of charge and all are welcome.

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