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Your Guide to Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area

Take a trip to Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area. This guide includes hours, weather, fees, maps, and directions. Make a copy and use it for yourself!

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Overview

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.

Directions

Please use the following link to learn more about how to get here from various locations.

GPS: lat:36.5348388, long:-84.66506688

Physical address: 4564 Leatherwood Road, Oneida, TN, 37841

Mailing address: 4564 Leatherwood Road, Oneida, TN, 37841

Fees

There are no entrance fees for Big South Fork NRRA.

Weather

The weather along the Cumberland Plateau can be best described as unpredictable.

Each season brings its own weather patterns.

Summers are generally hot and humid, with high temperatures sometimes eclipsing 90 degrees.

The low temperatures in winter often dip below freezing.

Spring sees the most amount of precipitation, but rainfall can occur in various amounts throughout the year.

Contact Information

Phone: 4235699778

Hours for Park Operating Hours

The park is always open. View closures: https://www.nps.gov/biso/planyourvisit/hours.htm

Sunday: All Day

Monday: All Day

Tuesday: All Day

Wednesday: All Day

Thursday: All Day

Friday: All Day

Saturday: All Day