Big South Fork Celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday on Monday, January 21st
Contact: Letitia Neal, 423-569-9778
Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area will be observing Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday on Monday, January 21, by authorizing free backcountry camping permits and one night of free camping at Alum Ford Campground.
For more information about the fee waivers, you may call the Bandy Creek Visitor Center at (423) 286-7275.
Did You Know?
Cumberland sandwort is one of several species of threatened and endangered plants found throughout Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area. Cumberland sandwort only grows in the dry sandy soils of certain rockshelters found in and around Big South Fork.