**Trail Alerts & Hours (Updated 09/16/2020)**

Unless otherwise indicated below, Cumberland Trail-managed areas are open during daylight hours (7am to Sunset):

Main Office: M-F 8am – 4:30pm
Laurel-Snow State Natural Area: 7am – 7pm

North Chickamauga Creek Gorge State Natural Area (Memorial Day – Labor Day 2020): M-F: 7am – 7pm | Weekends: 9am – 7pm

Head of Sequatchie: Saturday – Sunday (9am – 5pm CT)

Vehicles left in gated areas after sunset are subject to being towed or locked in.

Camping is Open

**ENTIRE CAMPSITES LIMITED TO 12 TOTAL AT ONE TIME – PLEASE LIMIT INDIVDUAL SUBMISSIONS TO A MAX OF 4

Please follow these guidelines: https://tnstateparks.com/about/keeping-visitors-healthy

*Bridge Advisories:

Where: Suck Creek – The Suck Creek bridge off Hwy 27 (near Mushroom Rock) in Prentice Cooper State Forest is washed out. Staff are looking at possible options with an indefinite timetable for repair at this time.

Where: Devil’s Breakfast Table – Main Bridge over Daddy’s Creek
Ranger and Maintenance staff are looking to remedy the situation.

**Please check back here and the Cumberland Trail State Scenic Trail Facebook page for updates.

**Call our main office for more details: 423-566-2229

*Trail Advisory 1:

Where: Daddy’s Creek Trailhead
Why: The trailhead is being upgraded and will be closed Monday September 21st with an expected re-opening date of Saturday September 26th 2020.

**Please check back here and the Cumberland Trail State Scenic Trail Facebook page for updates.

**Call our main office for more details: 423-566-2229

*Trail Advisory 2:

Where: Stinging Fork State Natural Area
Why: The Stinging Fork SNA Trailhead and Trail is closed effective 9/15/2020 with a completion date not known (but expected soon). Please call the Cumberland Trail Main Office at 423-566-2229 M-F 8am-4:30pm ET to check on the status of the closure before making any trips to the area or check our Interactive Map.

**Please check back here and the Cumberland Trail State Scenic Trail Facebook page for updates.

**Call our main office for more details: 423-566-2229

*Trail Advisory 3:

Where: Devil’s Breakfast Table Trailhead – South
Why: This is a reminder that while there is a short segment of trail heading south from the Devil’s Breakfast Trailhead, that segment and this entire segment south to the Daddy’s Creek Trailhead is still CLOSED as the trail is being built in this area.

**Please check back here and the Cumberland Trail State Scenic Trail Facebook page for updates.

**Call our main office for more details: 423-566-2229

*Trailwide:

CLOSED: All caves on CT-managed lands are closed due to White-Nose Syndrome. You can read more about this devastating bat disease here: https://www.whitenosesyndrome.org/

CAUTION: Please remain cautious about creek crossings & enjoying creek areas.

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