The Tennessee Valley Authority invites the public to join in celebrating National Public Lands Day. TVA and its partners are hosting several events in the Chattanooga area over the next two weekends aimed at keeping these public lands and lakes clean and beautiful for recreation users in the Tennessee Valley. To learn more about TVA’s National Public Lands Day events, click here.
National Public Lands Day Events:
· Family Hike at Little Cedar Mountain on Nickajack Lake: Saturday, Sept. 29 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. CDT. Meet at the Little Cedar Mountain Small Wild Area near the Shellmound Campground and Nickajack Dam for a guided hike with Bob Butters of Outdoor Chattanooga.
· 50th Anniversary of the Hiwassee Scenic River: Saturday, Sept. 29, from 1-9 p.m. at the Hiwassee/Ocoee Scenic Rivers State Park for a celebration of the Hiwassee Scenic River. There will be a guided hike on the John Muir Trail and a float on the Hiwassee River.
· Tennessee River Rescue: Saturday, Oct. 6, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Visit tennesseeriverescue.org for more information.
For more information about TVA and its 85-year mission of service to the Tennessee Valley, click here.