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Rock Island State Park

October Waterfall Tour 2018

OCTOBER WATERFALL TOUR

Based out of Cumberland Mountain State Park

  • Monday, October 1 through  Wednesday, October 3
  • $350 per person
  • Package price includes meals, all interpretive programming, taxes, gratuities, and transportation to the various destinations. Price does not include lodging. 

Join State Naturalist Randy Hedgepath and Ranger Cara Alexander on a three-day exploration of some of our most beautiful state waterfalls. This outdoor adventure features the waterfalls at Fall Creek Falls State Park and the spectacular beauty of Ozone Falls, Piney Falls and Lost Creek. Focusing on the beauty and history of these majestic falls, the tours include legends and folklore, and other educational and interpretive programs unique to each location. Tour begins at 1:00 PM on Monday through noon on Wednesday. 

To register for the tour:

Register for Tour

To make cabin reservations at Cumberland Mountain:

Reserve a Cabin

Photo ©Cara Alexander


Schedule coming soon.


Helpful Links

Cumberland Mountain State Park
Ozone Falls State Natural Area
Piney Falls State Natural Area
Lost Creek State Natural Area
Fall Creek Falls State Park


About Your Guides

State Naturalist, Randy Hedgepath has more than 34 years of experience with Tennessee State Parks. Randy has served as a Ranger Naturalist at South Cumberland and Radnor Lake State Parks. He was appointed State Naturalist for Tennessee State Parks in 2007. A graduate of UT-Martin and former National Park Service Interpretive Specialist, Randy is one of the most sought after interpretive specialists in the southeastern United States.

Park Ranger Cara Alexander graduated from U.T. Knoxville with a B.S. in Forestry and a minor in Wildlife and Fisheries Science. She began her career with Tennessee State Parks as the Seasonal Interpretive Ranger at David Crockett Birthplace and Fall Creek Falls State Parks. As a full time Ranger since 2011, Cara has worked at the Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park in Nashville and at Fall Creek Falls State Park. Her interests include hiking, birding, and photography.