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  1. "They Passed Through the Obed" Ranger Talk on Saturday, October 11Read the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | Obed Wild And Scenic River

    Join us on Saturday, October 11, as the Obed Wild and Scenic River presents a ranger program about three famous people who once visited the Obed. Both legend and evidence combine to show that Andrew Jackson, John Muir, and Daniel Boone each trekked across the environs of Morgan County and what is now the Obed Wild and Scenic River.

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  2. Finding Nemo Bridge 1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Metropulse.com

    ... people called Tennessee Citizens for Wilderness Planning, though, the place is now part of the Obed Wild and Scenic River Area, established in 1976. It's preserved in all its wild and scenic glory for future generations. The Obed Wild and Scenic ...

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  3. Hiking Beyond the Smokies 2 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Metropulse.com

    ... and relaxing, like nothing matters but the present moment. For me, trips to Lilly Bridge on the Obed Wild and Scenic River are definitely in the second category. I try to return every summer, usually toward the end. Especially during my college and ...

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  4. Big South Fork Hog Hunting Permits Go On Sale Starting Saturday, September 27Read the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Big South Fork National River And Recreation Area

    The Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area is one of only a few National Park Service units legislated to allow hunting.

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  5. Full Moon Hike to Lilly OverlookRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | Obed Wild And Scenic River

    WARTBURG, Tennessee: The Obed Wild and Scenic River, in partnership with Dr. Owen Hoffman, will host a full moon hike to the Lilly Overlook on Monday, August 11. Dr. Hoffman is a former park ranger/naturalist at Crater Lake, Zion, and Yosemite National Parks.

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  6. Weeken watch: Fun for the family Catch a free movie or get your kid...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... Conservation Fisheries will lead a free snorkeling trip on Saturday, July 26, at Clear Creek, an Obed Wild and Scenic River tributary. Participants must be reasonably fit and able to swim. Bring your own equipment. Carpool, 9 a.m. from ...

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  7. Ribbon-cutting for new ranger station in RugbyRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... of September. Rangers will provide visitors with information on both the Big South Fork and the Obed Wild and Scenic River. Visitors also can join rangers for hikes each Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m. And the station will have back country hiking ...

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  8. Ribbon-cutting for new ranger station in RugbyRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... of September. Rangers will provide visitors with information on both the Big South Fork and the Obed Wild and Scenic River. Visitors also can join rangers for hikes each Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m. And the station will have back country hiking ...

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  9. Ribbon-cutting for new ranger station in RugbyRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... of September. Rangers will provide visitors with information on both the Big South Fork and the Obed Wild and Scenic River. Visitors also can join rangers for hikes each Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m. And the station will have back country hiking ...

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  10. 'Find Yourself Here': Park movie captures essence of the Obed Wild and Scenic RiverRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Yasmeen Fowler climbs above North Clear Creek in a promotional photograph for a new documentary film about the Obed Wild and Scenic River.

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  11. North American River Otters: The Furry Faces of ConservationRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... restoration programs. "The first otters were obtained in Louisiana and were released into the Obed Wild and Scenic River," said Anderson. "Radio transmitters were implanted to track the animals to make sure they were going to survive in our area." ...

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  12. River Otter Falls Opens At The Tennessee AquariumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... restoration programs. "The first otters were obtained in Louisiana and were released into the Obed Wild and Scenic River," said Mr. Anderson. "Radio transmitters were implanted to track the animals to make sure they were going to survive in our ...

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  13. Big South Fork Hosts Conservation Planning Information Session on May 20Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | Big South Fork National River And Recreation Area

    ... is to introduce the RTCA program to the communities surrounding the Big South Fork and the Obed Wild and Scenic River and to discuss how the program may be helpful to ongoing tourism-related planning in the area. The meeting is open to all ...

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  14. Memories of the Obed May ProgramRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    WARTBURG, Tennessee: The Obed Wild and Scenic River will be hosting another "Memories of the Obed" program on Saturday, May 10, at 2:00 p.m. .

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  15. Annual Obed River Clean-Up DayRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... bring water, insect repellent and sun block and wear sturdy shoes. Anyone who has volunteered at Obed Wild and Scenic River during the past year and participants of this event are invited to return to the Obed Visitor Center around 12:30 p.m. for a ...

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  16. Obed Offers Paddling and Rock Climbing to Home-School KidsRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    WARTBURG, Tennessee: In 2012, with funding from a National Park Foundation Impact Grant, the Obed Wild and Scenic River launched its "National Park in Your Backyard" program for the sixth grade students of Morgan County.

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  17. Obed Preschool Story Time on Friday, March 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | Obed Wild And Scenic River

    The Obed Wild and Scenic River continues to host a preschool story time event every Friday morning, beginning at 10:30 a.m. .

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  18. Tourism to the Obed Wild and Scenic River Creates $3,500,000 in Economic BenefitRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Obed Wild And Scenic River

    A new National Park Service report shows that almost 250,000 visitors to the Obed Wild and Scenic River in 2012 spent three and half million dollars in communities near the park.

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  19. New Obed Wild and Scenic River movie openingRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Several Downtown Knoxville roads were shut down following a huge water main break late Wednesday night into early Thursday morning.

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  20. Obed Wild and Scenic River Announces Premiere of New Park MovieRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    The Obed Wild and Scenic River announces the premiere of its new park movie on Friday, May 23, from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. at the park's visitor center, located at 208 North Maiden Street in downtown Wartburg, Tennessee.The film, which lasts approximately fifteen minutes, will be shown every half-hour, with live musical interludes by the Shelter Road ... (more)

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