Alerts & Conditions

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Effective March 30, 2020 at noon, Cumberland Gap National Historical Park will be closed to all park visitors until further notice to support federal, state, and local efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19. This closure includes all park trails, the Pinnacle Road and Overlook, the Visitor Center and Parking Area, all restrooms, the Wilderness Road Campground and Picnic Area, the Bartlett Park Road and Picnic Area, the Sugar Run Picnic Area, the Civic Park Picnic Area, and all backcountry campsites. Law enforcement rangers continue to patrol, monitor the park, and enforce all rules.

KY Co Hwy 988, US 25E through the Cumberland Gap Highway Tunnel, and VA Hwy 58 through the park will remain accessible to traffic.

Last updated: March 29, 2020

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91 Bartlett Park Road
Middlesboro, KY 40965


(606) 248-2817

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