- Associated Press - Friday, June 10, 2016

WARTBURG, Tenn. (AP) - Park rangers from Obed Wild and Scenic River will discuss the park’s natural resources during a program next week.

The event is set for 7 p.m. Thursday at REI Knoxville.

The park says in a news release the rangers will also review the park’s education, recreational and volunteer opportunities.

Obed Wild and Scenic River is located in Morgan County. It’s the only wild and scenic river in Tennessee and contains almost 400 rock-climbing routes, 45 miles of free-flowing water, primitive riverside camping and more than 18 miles of hiking trails, including a major segment of the Cumberland Trail.

For more information and to register, visit https://www.rei.com/events/find-your-park-the-obed-wild-and-scenic-river/knoxville/144998 .

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