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Daniel Boone National Forest waiving fees for National Get Outdoors Day

WINCHESTER, Ky. (WTVQ/Press Release) — On Saturday, June 12, 2021, the Daniel Boone National Forest will waive fees at all forest-operated recreation sites in...

Holiday weekend means training time for rescue team

Training prepares crew members for the real thing.

Red River Gorge, FORRG receives USDA Forest Service Volunteers & Service Award

Last spring, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service was preparing for what would be one of the highest periods of visitation in years.

Exhausted hiker means long trek for search and rescue teams

Rescue teams got hiker out at about 3 a.m. Thursday.

Road closed drainage pipe repair on KY 77/Red River Gorge in Powell County

Drivers who use KY 77 in the Red River Gorge in Powell County will need to find another route on Wednesday, April 28.

Land sold for resort planned near Red River Gorge

There is significant local opposition the project.

Rescue crews respond to woman injured in Red River Gorge

Wolfe County Search and Rescue crew successfully rescues woman

Two Boone National Forest roads to be closed for winter

The gates at the intersection of Highway 715 will be closed by close of business on Tuesday, December 15, 2020.

Visitor numbers soaring; Public input sought on future of Red River Gorge

Last study done 12 years ago, visitation is soaring

Tourism plan, including $135 million resort, released for Red River Gorge

Proposed location would be an 890-acre site off the Slade interchange

Red River Gorge planning session seeks input

Town hall meeting to reveal plan.

Emergency and rescue crews training in Wolfe County this weekend

Agencies come together to build coordination, cooperation.

Red River Gorge road closings impact traffic

Visitors take note: Popular tourist areas impacted.

One day into Gorge opening, rescue team has work

Family of seven gets lost in forest

Landslides close some Red River Gorge trails: KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

Visitors advised to check locations before making trip

Red River Gorge, National Forest now opening Friday

WINCHESTER, Ky. (WTVQ) - The Daniel Boone National Forest will open the Red River Gorge and Redbird Crest Off-Highway Vehicle Trail System on Friday, May 22.

Red River Gorge, Daniel Boone National Forest to start reopening June 3

The Daniel Boone National Forest will begin reopening recreation sites in June using a site-by-site approach, including assessment of facility cleanliness, maintenance status, and health and safety.

Road collapse closes lane in Gorge area

Motorists taking a scenic drive in the Red River Gorge area need to be aware of a traffic hazard.

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