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Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area

Oneida, TN
+1 423-286-7275
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We hiked the Angel Falls trail. It was a 4 mile round trip hike. The trail ran beside the river... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Knoxville, Tennessee
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A park that is like a park

This is shown as Oneida TN. It is not. It stretches from Oneida to Jamestown TN and well into KY... read more

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A 90-mile stretch of riverside park through scenic valleys and gorges: great for canoeing and kayaking.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hiked the Angel Falls trail. It was a 4 mile round trip hike. The trail ran beside the river. It was an easy trail that took about 90 minutes including exploring the rocks and rapids in the river. The falls were big rapids in...More

Thank cnorth828
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is shown as Oneida TN. It is not. It stretches from Oneida to Jamestown TN and well into KY. There is highway access from all directions and the natural beauty is evident. Wildlife ranges from birds and squirrels to elk and there are more...More

Thank 4q2
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Excellent NRRA located a short drive off I-75. The Bandy Creek Visitor Center had a lot of information on the area with some friendly NPS Rangers. The park was not crowded when we visited. Plenty of great scenery to be seen. For those who collect...More

1  Thank dmacwi
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We hiked the most popular trails on a beautiful weekend in June and hardly saw anyone. The scenery of these trails are great, interesting vegetations and good wildlife, awesome geological exposure, and trails are well maintained. I highly recommend anyone to visit here instead of...More

Thank MTR5959
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The Big South Fork was a highlight of our week-long vacation. Yahoo Falls in the spring rain was fabulous! Yahoo arch was neat, too. Twin arches was fun -- to walk on the arches. But the best photo we got was from the East Rim...More

Thank AquatenniiaT
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We were very impressed with the clean restrooms and showers at Bandy Creek and also the solitude and beauty of the twin arches hike. Only down side was people didn't keep their dogs on a leash which was difficult with our puppy on a leash.

Thank vmessersmith
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This was our first visit to the area and we were amazed by how beautiful the scenery was. We have hiked Red River Gorge and the Gatlinburg area and this is just as nice sans the crowds. We did the Leatherwood Loop and the Bridge...More

Thank yayafabs
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Because of the large size of this Park, there is so much to see and do! There could be a few more trail signs in some areas. You could hike forever..... and I almost did in an area with no trail markers. Beautiful any time...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

We visited here this past weekend and fell in love with the beauty. We live by the Smoky Mountains and go just about every week but sometimes the crowds can be overwhelming on the trails, so we decided to venture out here for a day...More

1  Thank SmurfySmurfette80
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area is an amazing weekend destination! The hiking and views are terrific. We stayed in the campground for two nights and enjoyed hiking during the day. The campground was nice and camping sites were well maintained. We did...More

Thank thurbers
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Keith R
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Response from Susan B | Reviewed this property |
I cannot remember this one exactly but they are all good.....look at the site map on line. Thanks SB