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?
The Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area protects only 14% of its watershed. Unfortunately it is the lower end of the watershed, so that everything which happens outside the park, impacts the parks water quality.