• Rafting through the Obed Wild & Scenic River gorge


    Wild & Scenic River Tennessee


There is no lodging available within the park boundaries. The nearest hotels and motels within an hour's driving distance of the park include:

The Scenic River Inn, 915 Main Street, Wartburg, 423-346-5733

Comfort Inn, 433 S. Rutgers Ave., Oak Ridge, 865-481-8200

Days Inn, 206 S. Illinois Ave., Oak Ridge, 865-483-5615

Hampton Inn, 208 S. Illinois Ave., Oak Ridge, 865-482-7889

Jameson Inn, 216 Rutgers Ave., Oak Ridge, 865-483-6809

Super 8 Motel, 1590 Oak Ridge Tpke., Oak Ridge, 865-483-1200

Staybridge Suites, 420 S. Illinois Avenue, Oak Ridge, 865-298-0050

Holiday Inn Express. 114 Tulsa Road, Oak Ridge, 865-298-1990

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).