Big South Fork Offers Ranger-Led Programs Almost Every Day Through Labor Day Weekend

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News Release Date: May 29, 2014

Contact: Bill Herman, 423-286-7275

Contact: Dave Carney, 423-569-9778

Rangers at the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area will be conducting free ranger-led programs almost every day this summer.  The programs started Memorial Day weekend and will continue through Labor Day, and all you have to do to join is show up.

Throughout this summer, rangers will be leading weekly hikes at Leatherwood Ford, Twin Arches, Oscar Blevins, East Rim Overlook, Sunset Overlook, Bandy Creek, Yahoo Falls, the Gentleman's Swimming Hole, and Charit Creek.  They will also be conducting 20-minute porch talks daily at the Bandy Creek Visitor Center and evening programs at the Blue Heron and Bandy Creek Campgrounds.Bring the family and spend some time outside with us this summer.

To learn more about these programs, stop in any of the park's visitor centers, call the Bandy Creek Visitor Center at (423) 286-7275, or visit our webpage at

Last updated: April 14, 2015

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