• One of the Twin Arches by Deannia Murphy

    Big South Fork

    National River & Recreation Area KY,TN

News

park news online

The National Park Service makes every effort to keep the public informed about news events, accomplishments, employee recognitions, special and recurring events which take place within and around the units of the Park Service.

Big South Fork annually publishes a park newspaper which focuses on up-coming events for the year and contains articles of interest to the reader.

Big South Fork provides press releases to local and regional newspapers, the park also posts current news releases, past news releases and newsletters on its web site.

Did You Know?

Park interpreter presents program on Longhunters.

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.