Come Explore the Cumberland Plateau

Encompassing 125,000 acres of the Cumberland Plateau, Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area protects the free-flowing Big South Fork of the Cumberland River and its tributaries. The area boasts miles of scenic gorges and sandstone bluffs, is rich with natural and historic features and has been developed to provide visitors with a wide range of outdoor recreational activities.

Ranger-led Programs and Events

Ranger-led Programs and Events

Discover why Big South Fork is so special. Join a park ranger for fun, informative, and free guided programs and events.

A visitor pets his dog on a trail

Be a BARK Ranger

The BARK Ranger program teaches dog owners about the importance of following the rules of BARK while visiting Big South Fork.

Tips to keep yourself safe during a bear encounter

Bear Encounter

Tips to keep yourself safe during a bear encounter

Last updated: November 17, 2022

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Mailing Address:

4564 Leatherwood Road
Oneida , TN 37841

Phone:

423 569-9778

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