Ceremony at Big South Fork to Celebrate the Completion of West Bandy Creek Bike Trail Extension
Contact: Teresa Ledford, 423-569-9778
There will be a short ceremony at Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area to celebrate the completion of the West Bandy Creek Bike Trail extension on Sunday, February 27, at 1:00 p.m. (Eastern) at the West Entrance Trailhead just off Leatherwood Ford Road (Highway 297). This trail improvement project was done in partnership with the Big South Fork Mountain Biking Club.
Did You Know?
In the mid-1990's black bear were released in Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area to study relocation techniques and to determine whether adequate habitat existed in the area. There are now an estimated 40 - 50 bear living in and around the park. More...