• Rafting through the Obed Wild & Scenic River gorge

    Obed

    Wild & Scenic River Tennessee

Obed Photo Contest Reception

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One of last year's winners gets congratulated by a park ranger.
Chance Melton

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News Release Date: September 12, 2013
Contact: Moria Painter, 423-346-6294

WARTBURG, Tennessee:In celebration of National Public Lands Day, the Obed Wild and Scenic River will be hosting an Art in the Park Reception on Friday, September 27th, at the Obed Visitor Center, located at 208 North Maiden Street in downtown Wartburg. The reception will start at 5 p.m. (EDT).

The event will include a display of photographs from the recent Obed Photography Contest. During the evening the contest's winning entries will be revealed. The Shelter Road Band will be providing a range of Americana, rock and country music as light refreshments are served.

Please contact the park at 423-346-6294 for further details and information.

 

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Did you know that the Obed is one of several Wild and Scenic Rivers in the National Park System? Some of the others include the Rio Grande River (Texas), the the Little Pee Dee River (North and South Carolina), and the Escalante River (Utah).