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

    Big South Fork

    National River & Recreation Area KY,TN


Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area is easily accessed from both Interstate 75 and Interstate 40.

The Big South Fork Brochure includes a map which shows the locations of main park roads, key points of interest, visitor centers, river access points and campgrounds. Download a PDF of the park brochure.

  • General Information (860 kb )
  • Park Map (kb ) This is a large file located on the Harpers Ferry Center server. It may require some time to download.

Did You Know?

Black bear now live in and around Big South Fork.

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...