News happens all the time in the National Park Service, and the Obed Wild and Scenic River sees its share of it. This page will be devoted to information regarding special events, press releases, the NPS Pass Program, and anything else that would be helpful to our visitors. Please take a look at the news releases and at our Frequently Asked Questions page for important information at the Obed WSR.
The Obed Wild and Scenic River is one of more than 390 National Park Service units across North America, Hawaii, and the Virgin Islands. Click on News Reports to find out more about what is happening in the news in all of the NPS sites.
Did You Know?
Did you know that the Obed is one of the best and most difficult whitewater regions for kayakers in the eastern United States? The difficulty chart ranges from Class II to Class IV.