Cumberland Gap Tip Line
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No Cave Tours or Hensley Tours on September 27
There will be no Gap Cave or Hensley Settlement tours offered on September 27, 2014 due to special Heritage Walk program. For more information please call the park visitor center at (606) 248-2817, extension 1075.
Sugar Run Trail Closed to Horses
The Sugar Run Trail is temporarily closed to horse use due to the number of fallen trees as a result of recent storms. The trail is still open for hikers, but hikers should use caution.
Back the Bears!
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Junior Ranger Program
Artwork by Dakota Saylor
Become a Junior Ranger Cumberland Gap National Historical Park!
Junior Ranger activity books are packed full of fun activities that showcase the colorful stories that can be experienced at Cumberland Gap National Historical Park.
Books can be picked up in person or downloaded and printed. Once completed, the books should be presented to a park ranger at the visitor center who will check the books and issue an offical Junior Ranger badge!
Special Junior Ranger Activities!
Did You Know?
Hensley Settlement is located on a plateau nearly 1,000 feet higher than the Pinnacle Overlook! Ranger-guided tours visit this historic log cabin settlement mid-May through the end of October.