WARNING!! Coming from the East side of RT 297 (RT 27) the GORGE is the only means of coming into the park and BSF Lodge on RT 297.
Please read in full to avoid the GORGE, with Its hairpin turns and 13% grades. WE ARE LOCATED AT THE WEST ENTRANCE TO THE PARK
|MAP OF PARK
|From 154 Bypass, Jamestown, Tn (there is also a Jamestown Kentucky on 127 but you don't want that).
You won't actually see Jamestown, Tennessee. Watch for the brown park signs and the RT 154 marker. Turn onto the 154 Bypass and turn right at the stop
sign at the top of the hill. Rt 154 will twist and turn for 11 miles to Rt 297. Turn right on RT 297 and go another 7 miles to Big South Fork Lodge on the left side.
|From Nashville, TN:
I-40 East to Crossville Exit at Rt 127 North to the Rt-154 Bypass. See below.
|FROM LEXINGTON, KY:
I-75 South to Rt 80 (Somerset Exit) to Rt 27 South(Left).
To avoid the GORGE, at Somerset take RT 90 West to RT "127" turn left and proceed south to RT 154 to RT 297 and BSF Lodge.
|FROM KNOXVILLE, TN
To avoid the GORGE: take Rt 40 to RT-127 North to Jamestown pickup RT 154 bypass see instructions below (from bypass) from there: