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    Cumberland Gap

    National Historical Park KY,TN,VA

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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!

    Support the park's "Back the Bears" campaign and help keep our bears wild and safe! More »

Schedule Of Events

Historical characters

Cast of characters brings the stories of Cumberland Gap National Historical Park to life.

Interpretive and Educational Programs are offered throughout the year

2014 Program Schedule (3.3mb)

 

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  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Wednesday, October 1, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Thursday, October 2, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Friday, October 3, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Gap Cave Tours

    Saturday, October 4, 2014

    Ranger led tours of Gap Cave More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Saturday, October 4, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Gap Cave Tours

    Sunday, October 5, 2014

    Ranger led tours of Gap Cave More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Sunday, October 5, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Monday, October 6, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Tuesday, October 7, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Wednesday, October 8, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Cumberland Mountain Photography Club

    Wednesday, October 8, 2014

    Cumberland Mountain Photography Club meeting featuring photo presentations and tips More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Thursday, October 9, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Friday, October 10, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Gap Cave Tours

    Saturday, October 11, 2014

    Ranger led tours of Gap Cave More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Saturday, October 11, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Historic Chocolate Making Demonstration

    Saturday, October 11, 2014

    Historic demonstration showcasing chocolate and its use by early pioneers. More

  • Gap Cave Tours

    Sunday, October 12, 2014

    Ranger led tours of Gap Cave More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Sunday, October 12, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Historic Chocolate Making Demonstration

    Sunday, October 12, 2014

    Historic demonstration showcasing chocolate and its use by early pioneers. More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Monday, October 13, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Tuesday, October 14, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Thursday, October 16, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Friday, October 17, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Gap Cave Tours

    Saturday, October 18, 2014

    Ranger led tours of Gap Cave More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Saturday, October 18, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Gap Cave Tours

    Sunday, October 19, 2014

    Ranger led tours of Gap Cave More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Sunday, October 19, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Monday, October 20, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Tuesday, October 21, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Wednesday, October 22, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Thursday, October 23, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Friday, October 24, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Gap Cave Tours

    Saturday, October 25, 2014

    Ranger led tours of Gap Cave More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Saturday, October 25, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • White Rocks and Sand Cave

    Saturday, October 25, 2014

    Strenuous, 9 mile round trip hike to scenic overlook and fantastic geologic formations. More

  • Gap Cave Tours

    Sunday, October 26, 2014

    Ranger led tours of Gap Cave More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Sunday, October 26, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Monday, October 27, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Thursday, October 30, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Hensley Settlement Tours

    Friday, October 31, 2014

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement More

  • Gap Cave Tours

    Saturday, November 1, 2014

    Ranger led tours of Gap Cave More

 

Did You Know?

Fire Pink, a bright red appalachian wildflower.

Although Cumberland Gap is designated a national historical park, 14,000 of its 24,000 acres have been proposed, and are managed, as wilderness.