• Rafting through the Obed Wild & Scenic River gorge

    Obed

    Wild & Scenic River Tennessee

Fees & Reservations

The Obed Wild and Scenic River is free for visitors. However, those wishing to camp at the Rock Creek Campground are required to pay a $7 overnight camping fee with the envelopes provided next to the campsite bulletin board. The campsite is run on a first-come, first-served basis, with 11 spaces available. There are no payphones and no electric hookups available at the campground. Port-a-potty toilets are located at the campground.

The National Park Service has designated the following fee free days for 2014:

· Martin Luther King Jr Day - January 20

· President's Day Weekend – February 15-17

· First Weekend of National Park Week - April 19-20

· National Park Service Birthday – August 25

· National Public Lands Day - September 27

· Veteran's Day - November 11

Obed Wild and Scenic River will waive the $7 camping fee during the fee-free periods. More information about fee free days in the National Parks can be found at http://www.nps.gov/findapark/feefreeparks.htm.

 
Campground
The Nemo Picnic area, adjacent to the Rock Creek Campground.

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