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Daniel Boone Wilderness Road Day Trip

Daniel Boone Wilderness Road Day Trip

One of the nation’s most historic routes, the Daniel Boone Wilderness Trail was blazed by the legendary frontiersman in 1775 from the Long Island of the Holston at what is now Kingsport TN, through the Cumberland Gap of Virginia into Kentucky.  It would become...

Hiker’s Treks

From cool, sparkling mountain creek trails to high-country scenic vistas, Scott County, Virginia and its surrounding counties offer the perfect hike to suit any adventurer’s desire or ability.  All of the hikes listed below, with the exception of the Chief Benge Scout...

Family Fun Excursion

With an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities, small town experiences, and our own zoo, Scott County, Virginia is a great location for a safe, family vacation or day-trip far from the crowd. For those looking for an extended adventure, the cabins at Natural...

Natural Tunnel Winter Programming

Wild about Wildlife Home School Program Natural Tunnel State Park has a variety of wildlife that can be seen and heard. During this four month long program, the importance of these animals will be covered. We will meet the first and third Tuesday of each month....

September Events at Natural Tunnel State Park

Saturday, September 21 8:30 a.m. – Cherokee Canoe Trip. Spend time floating 5.5 miles down the Clinch River. Pre-registration is required. For more information on age requirements and prices, contact the park office at 276-940-2674. Meet at the Stock Creek...

Camping

With a national forest, a state park and locally-owned campgrounds, Scott County has plenty of camping options; including Yurts, primitive, RV and dispersed camping in the Jefferson National Forest. Camp Clinch Family owned campground on the Historic Clinch...
Daniel Boone Interpretative Center

Daniel Boone Interpretative Center

Continue the journey along the Wilderness Road by visiting the new Daniel Boone Wilderness Trail Interpretative Center, located in Duffield, Virginia.   The new center overlooks Kane Gap–a visible representation that shows the path settlers once toon on...

Panthers Breath

Approximately 78 Miles Start at Natural Tunnel State Park R on 871 to Duffield Straight at Red Light on 58 L on 604 L on 63 toward Sneedville L on 33 L on 600 Straight to 610/Dry Branch Rd R on 604 R on 600 Follow 600/623 to Hwy 58 L on 58/23 L on 23/58 to Big Stone...

A lasting tradition.

Old Time and Bluegrass music have a long history in the mountains of Appalachia. The Cove Ridge Foundation of Natural Tunnel State Park is dedicated to preserving these traditions as well as instilling  a passion for them in our youth. The Festival is named for...