Online Hog Hunting Permits
Wild hogs may be hunted in the Big South Fork NRRA from Sept. 22, 2012, through February 28, 2013, in both Tennessee and Kentucky. A permit is still required to hunt hogs during this season and may be purchased at the Bandy Creek and Kentucky Visitor Centers as well as online. The permit costs $5. A valid hunting license is required to purchase the hog permit to hunt. Dogs may not be used to hunt hogs.
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...