South Cherokee National Forest Reopening

Release Date: Sep 13, 2017  

Contact(s): Terry McDonald (423) 476-9729


CLEVELAND, TENN – September 12, 2017... USDA Forest Service officials will reopen all developed recreation areas still within their planned operating season, dispersed use areas, day-use sites and the Ocoee Whitewater Center in the south Cherokee National Forest on Wednesday, September 13.  These areas were closed at noon on September 11 in preparation for Hurricane Irma...click here for full article