Distance: 5.5 miles
Elevation gain: 900 ft.
Trailhead: Honey Creek
If visitors are going to drive to the Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area to hike just one trail,...
Tourist activity generated $11.13 million in Scott County in 2015, according to a newly-released study by the Tennessee Hospitality & Tourism Association.
That number reflects money that was generated by...
Distance: 4.6 miles
Elevation gain: 100 ft.
Most people who hike the John Muir Trail, the Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area’s long-distance trail that honors the...
Distance: 3.5 miles
Elevation gain: 388 ft.
Trailhead: Middle Creek
The reaction of first-timers to Middle Creek Nature Loop, once they have completed the 3.5-mile hike, is often the same: “This...
Distance: 2.4 miles (in-and-out)
Elevation gain: 279 ft.
Trailhead: Terry Cemetery
Beginning and ending at Terry Cemetery off Divide Road in the Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area, Maude’s...
Distance: 3.6 miles (loop)
Elevation gain: 150 ft.
Trailhead: Bandy Creek
For the second time in three weeks, the Twenty Week Hiking Challenge visits one of the few farmsteads that have...
Distance: 1.7 miles (loop)
Elevation gain: 267 ft..
Trailhead: Pogue Creek
Pogue Creek Canyon has been in the state’s hands for more than a decade, but it’s still brand-new as state...