Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center at Tallulah Gorge State Park
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|O V E R V I E W|
|Facility:||Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center at Tallulah Gorge State Park|
|Description:||Exhibits in the park's Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center highlight the rich history of this Victorian resort town, as well as the rugged terrain and fragile ecosystem of the area. Additionally, an award-winning film takes viewers on a dramatic journey through the gorge.
You will also want to hike when you make a visit to this park and the Interpretive Center. One of the most spectacular canyons in the eastern U.S., Tallulah Gorge is two miles long and nearly 1,000 feet deep. Visitors can hike rim trails to several overlooks, or they can obtain a free permit (limit 100 per day) to hike down to the gorge floor. A suspension bridge sways 80 feet above the rocky bottom, providing spectacular views of the river and waterfalls.
Visit the website to find even more opportunities for education and family fun.
|A D D R E S S|
|Address 1:||Tallulah Gorge State Park|
|Address 2:||338 Jane Hurt Yarn Dr./ U.S. Hwy. 441|
|V I S I T I N G I N F O|
|Admission:||$4.00 parking fee|
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