On March 17,  Superintendent Niki Nicholas announced that Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area will be staffing a new information center in Rugby.  The Board of Aid building, a reconstructed historic building in the center of town, will be the site of the new BSFRRA Information Center. It will be staffed on holidays and weekends from Memorial Day until Labor Day. You will now be able to get backcountry permits, and pick up maps, schedules, newspapers and other park information.

Another Information Center will be staffed in Stearns, Kentucky. To read the press release, please click the link below.

Big South Fork to Staff Information Centers in Rugby,Tennessee and Stearns, Kentucky, this Summer