• Glowing sunset view from overlook - Photo by Jason Barnett Photography

    Big South Fork

    National River & Recreation Area KY,TN

New Comfort Station Now Open at Station Camp


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News Release Date: June 25, 2014
Contact: Dave Carney, 423-569-9778

The Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area recently completed the construction of a comfort station at the Station Camp day use area, boat launch, and trailhead.  The new comfort station is compliant with the American Disabilities Act and is accessible to mobility impaired visitors.

"We are very pleased that we have been able to upgrade the facilities at this very popular recreation destination on the Big South Fork", said Niki Stephanie Nicholas, Superintendent.

For more information on Station Camp or any other day use area, call park headquarters at (423) 569-9778.

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.