BURN BAN EFFECTIVE NOV 14 – DEC 15
Governor Haslam has issued a burn ban that prohibits campfires and burning of brush, vegetation, trash and building materials. A violation of a burn ban is punishable as a Class A misdemeanor, which carries a fine of $2,500 and/or up to 11 months, 29 days in jail. Tennessee State Parks desires that all visitors have a safe and enjoyable experience. Please adhere to the burn ban for the safety of yourself, other visitors, and the natural resources we preserve. Some parks have issued burn bans or trail closures above and beyond the Governor's ban. Contact the park directly if you have questions about allowable activities.
For full details and a list of affected counties and parks, click here.