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.
Come Explore the Cumberland Plateau
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There's so much to experience at Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area. But don't take our word for it. Your adventure awaits!
Blue Heron Decoration Day
Join us for the second annual Blue Heron Decoration Day event at the Blue Heron Interpretive Center, May 20, from 12:00-4:30 pm (ET).
"GO BIG" in 2017!
"GO BIG" in 2017, as you Explore, Experience, and Connect with Big South Fork NRRA
Third Annual Photo Contest
Big South Fork NRRA invites photographers to submit entries for the third annual photography contest and exhibit.