Obed WSR Visitor Center Holiday Closures
Contact: Joseph Zagorski, 423-346-6294
Phil Campbell, Unit Manager of the Obed Wild and Scenic River, announces that the Obed Visitor Center at 208 North Maiden Street in downtown Wartburg, will be closed on the following dates during the upcoming holiday season:
Christmas Day, December 25, 2006, and New Year's Day, January 1, 2007. Public use areas (Nemo Picnic Area, Rock Creek Campground, Lilly Bluff Overlook, hiking trails, etc.) in the Obed Wild and Scenic River will be open to the public on these dates.
For more information, contact the Obed Wild and Scenic River at 423-346-6294.
Did You Know?
Did you know that the Obed River's maximum flow in cubic feet per second can reach a level of 100,000 CFS after periods of heavy rain? For paddlers, the optimum flow ranges from 2500-3000 CFS.