National Park Service Announces That Some Fees are to be Waived for Veterans Day Weekend
Contact: Howard Duncan, 423-569-9778
Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar has announced that the National Park Service will once again offer fee free days this year to encourage Americans to visit the special places protected and preserved as national treasures for the American people.
Did You Know?
In the 1960's Congress requested the Army Corps of Engineers to study the feasibility of damming the Big South Fork of the Cumberland River just above the Devils Jump Rapid to create another reservoir. Had that happened Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area would never have existed.