Obed Wild & Scenic River

208 N Maiden St
Wartburg TN  37887

Phone: (423) 346-6294

Obed Wild & Scenic River

Obed Wild & Scenic River was established to preserve one of the last free-flowing, wild river systems in the Eastern United States. This park is characterized by rugged and primitive terrain, rare and threatened ecosystems, exceptional waters, and opportunities for challenging recreational activities.

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Events

Wild & Scenic Rock Climbing #1

Wild & Scenic Rock Climbing #1
08:00 am - 02/24/2018

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Cost: $27 Registration Deadline: Thursday, February 22, 2018 Climb in a remote gorge perfect for new climbers. You’re up next up, time to focus on getting...

North Clear Healthy Hike

North Clear Healthy Hike
10:00 am - 02/24/2018

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Have you ever explored the park below the rim of the steep gorge walls of Clear Creek? Join Ranger Rick Ryan for a healthy hike on Saturday, February 24, at 10...

CT Work Day Rescheduled

CT Work Day Rescheduled
10:00 am - 02/24/2018

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Tennessee Citizens for Wilderness Planning (TCWP) and Obed Wild and Scenic River will be hosting the annual Cumberland Trail work day on Saturday, February 24. ...

Discussion & Book Signing - The Forgotten Town of Montgomery, TN

Discussion & Book Signing - The Forgotten Town of Montgomery, TN
01:00 pm - 02/24/2018

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Obed Wild and Scenic River announces an informative program by local historian Michael Nance about the rich history of Montgomery, Morgan County, Tennessee on Saturday,...

Wild & Scenic Rock Climbing #2

Wild & Scenic Rock Climbing #2
08:00 am - 04/15/2018

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Cost: $27 Registration Deadline: Thursday, April 12, 2018 Climb in a remote gorge perfect for new climbers. You’re up next up, time to focus on getting to...

Past Events

Wild & Scenic Rivers Program

Wild & Scenic Rivers Program
01:00 pm - 02/17/2018

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The Obed Wild and Scenic River announces a ranger talk on the 50th Anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act on Saturday, February 17. Visitors will learn about...

Cumberland Trail Work Day

Cumberland Trail Work Day
10:00 am - 02/17/2018

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Tennessee Citizens for Wilderness Planning (TCWP) and Obed Wild and Scenic River will be hosting the annual Cumberland Trail work day on Saturday, February 17. ...

Trail Run with Obed Rangers

Trail Run with Obed Rangers
01:00 pm - 02/10/2018

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Rangers Rick Ryan and Veronica Greear welcome runners of all levels for this double loop trail run on the Cumberland Trail for a round-trip total of 2.25 miles....

Night Skies over the Obed

Night Skies over the Obed
06:00 pm - 01/26/2018

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Starry night skies are an important part of the special places the National Park Service protects. Our national parks hold some of the last remaining harbors of...

Healthy Hike on the North Clear Trail

Healthy Hike on the North Clear Trail
10:00 am - 01/20/2018

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Get out and explore YOUR park. Have you ever explored the park below the rim of the steep gorge walls of Clear Creek? Join Rangers Rick Ryan and Veronica Greear...

Winter Owl Prowl

Winter Owl Prowl
06:00 pm - 01/19/2018

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

The Obed Wild and Scenic River will be honoring the 50th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act all throughout 2018. The first event to celebrate this historic...

Trail Run with Obed Rangers

Trail Run with Obed Rangers
01:00 pm - 12/30/2017

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Rangers Rick Ryan and Veronica Greear welcome runners of all levels for this out-and-back trail run on the Point Trail to Lilly Arch for a round-trip total of four...

Obed Healthy Hike

Obed Healthy Hike
11:00 am - 12/15/2017

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The Obed Wild and Scenic River will be having a ranger-led healthy hike along the Emory River Nature Trail on Friday, December 15th. The one-mile hike will traverse...

Nemo Healthy Hike

Nemo Healthy Hike
11:00 am - 11/17/2017

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The Obed Wild and Scenic River will be having a ranger-led healthy hike along the Nemo section of the Cumberland Trail on Friday, November 17th. The 2.5-mile hike...

Wild & Scenic Rock Climbing #3

Wild & Scenic Rock Climbing #3
08:00 am - 11/12/2017

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Cost: $27 Registration Deadline: Wed. Nov. 8th Climb in a remote gorge perfect for new climbers. Before you come down you look over your shoulder and notice...

International Observe the Moon Night

International Observe the Moon Night
07:00 pm - 10/28/2017

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Join Ranger Rick Ryan and guest speaker Dr. F. Owen Hoffman as part of International Observe the Moon Night; a worldwide public engagement program that encourages...

Wild & Scenic Rock Climbing #2

Wild & Scenic Rock Climbing #2
08:00 am - 10/28/2017

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Cost: $27 Registration Deadline: Wed. Oct. 25th Climb in a remote gorge perfect for new climbers. Before you come down you look over your shoulder and notice...

Healthy Hike - Fall Colors of the Obed

Healthy Hike - Fall Colors of the Obed
10:00 am - 10/21/2017

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Get out and explore YOUR Obed Wild and Scenic River! The Obed Wild and Scenic River will be conducting a Fall Colors hike on Saturday, October 21, at 10:00 a.m....

Healthy Hike: The Point Trail to Lilly Arch

Healthy Hike: The Point Trail to Lilly Arch
10:00 am - 09/16/2017

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Get out and explore YOUR park. The Obed Wild and Scenic River will be conducting a healthy hike on Saturday, September 16, at 10:00 a.m. (ET). Ranger Rick Ryan...

Wild & Scenic Rock Climbing #1

Wild & Scenic Rock Climbing #1
08:00 am - 09/16/2017

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Cost: $27 Registration Deadline: Wed. Sept. 13th Climb in a remote gorge perfect for new climbers. Before you come down you look over your shoulder and notice...

Night Skies over the Obed

Night Skies over the Obed
07:30 pm - 09/15/2017

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Starry night skies are an important part of the special places the National Park Service protects. Our national parks hold some of the last remaining harbors of...

Art in the Park Birthday Celebration

Art in the Park Birthday Celebration
05:00 pm - 08/25/2017

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

In celebration of the National Park Service turning 101 years old, the Obed Wild and Scenic River will be hosting a combined birthday party and an Art in the Park...

View the "All-American" Total Solar Eclipse

View the "All-American" Total Solar Eclipse
11:00 am - 08/21/2017

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

The total solar eclipse will be crossing the Obed Wild and Scenic River where the entire area of the park falls within the path of totality. The park will be offering...

Obed Healthy Hike

Obed Healthy Hike
11:00 am - 08/11/2017

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Join us for a ranger-led healthy hike along the Nemo section of the Cumberland Trail. The 2.5-mile hike will traverse a little-used section of the park. Participants...

Night Skies over the Obed

Night Skies over the Obed
08:00 pm - 08/04/2017

At Obed Wild & Scenic River

Join the Obed Wild and Scenic River staff and guest speaker Dr. F. Owen Hoffman to enjoy the natural light of a nearly full moon and the bright stars and star clusters....

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