Big South Fork Staff Participate in the Feds Feed Families 2012 Campaign
Contact: Randy Scoggins, 423-569-9778
Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area and Obed Wild and Scenic River participated in the National Feds Feed Families campaign. This year, the Pickett County Food Bank in Byrdstown, Tennessee, was chosen to receive the food that was collected. Park employees donated over 220 pounds of food and other needed items.
Did You Know?
Longhunters were some of the first Europeans to traverse the Big South Fork region. It is said they were called longhunters either for the long rifles they carried or because the were typically gone on hunting trips for so long, sometimes up to a year.