Beginnings of the National Park Service Program at Bandy Creek Campground on Saturday, August 17
Contact: Sherry Fritschi, 423-286-7275
Contact: Dave Carney, 423-569-9778
Join Ranger Dustin Beaty to learn about the birth of the National Park Service and the establishment of the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area. This program will be held at Bandy Creek Campsite number D 03 on August 17 at 7:30 p.m. (EDT). The program will last approximately 90 minutes.
Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please bring a chair to sit around a campfire, sturdy shoes, a flashlight and insect repellent. In the event of rain or inclement weather, the evening program will be moved indoors to the Interpretation and Education Building next to the Bandy Creek Visitor Center.
Contact the Bandy Creek Visitor Center at (423) 286-7275 for more information.
Did You Know?
Twelve of the nations 300 species of fresh water mussels are now extinct. Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area currently has 20 documented species, five of which are federally listed as endangered. More...