Fee-free Camping Day
Contact: Joe Zagorski, 423-346-6294
WARTBURG, Tennessee: The Obed Wild and Scenic River announces a fee-free day at the Rock Creek Campground on Monday, January 21st, in honor of Martin Luther King Day. Anyone camping at the campground on that day should write "fe--free" on their registration envelopes prior to placing them in the box at the bulletin board. The Obed Visitor Center, located at 208 North Maiden Street in downtown Wartburg, will be open during normal business hours (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) on Martin Luther King Day.
Please contact the park at 423-346-6294 for further details and information.
Did You Know?
Did you know that "Longhunters" - white men who hunted for animal skins and furs - came to the Obed region in the 18th century? The flintlock rifle was the preferred weapon of choice.