Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area
This park is huge and parts of it is located in Rugby in Morgan County. Beautiful scenery, campgrounds, rivers, creeks and waterfalls. A favorite place for hikers!
Numerous hikes to explore in this region. I've also seen people kayaking down the river. It's far off the beaten path. Quiet.
Beautiful scenery which includes Big South Fork, offering: Horseback Riding, Fishing, White Water Rafting and Hiking;.
Like the name says, this place is BIG! World-class whitewater kayaking, as well as, miles of hiking and the tallest walls to climb in the state! For hiking, we recommend the Honey Creek Loop, rated one of the best hikes in the country!
Offering hiking, with over 150 miles of hiking trail, with hikes ranging from 1 mile to 50 miles, which can be hiked daily or backpacked. Canoeing/Rafting/Kayaking, Class III and above rapids. Hunting/Fishing, State and Federal rules and regulations apply Park is in 2 different states. Horseback…
“Very interesting historical museum for kids located in Oak Ridge. Gives the history on the atomic bomb and the creation of the, "Secret City." Also known as Oak Ridge. ”
“Beautiful waterfall with easy access to the top of the falls or a semi-strenuous hike down to the bottom of the falls.”
“The Cove is a recreation area. It has shady picnic areas. A wonderful shaded playground. A sandy beach area to swim that’s safe for kids and easy to oversee. You can also rent canoes, kayak’s and paddleboard’s to enjoy the water.￼ Public restrooms are available. ”
“Fascinating story of Oak Ridge and the Manhattan Project all in one place. ”