Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, Tennessee, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, Tennessee, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, Tennessee, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

Important essentials for Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, Tennessee, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly option.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, Tennessee, United States of America by month

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January

If you are traveling to Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area in January, you will notice that it can be brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to visit Yahoo Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

February

If you go to Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area in February, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to visit Yahoo Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

March

Traveling to Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area in March, you will notice that it is cool. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to visit Yahoo Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

April

In April, Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area is balmy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 10s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to visit Yahoo Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

May

May in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to visit Yahoo Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

June

In June, Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to visit Yahoo Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

July

July in Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) to 80s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to visit Yahoo Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

August

August in Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to visit Yahoo Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

September

September in Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to visit Yahoo Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

October

October in Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to high 60s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to visit Yahoo Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

November

If you visit Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area during November, you may find that it is cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to visit Yahoo Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

December

December in Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you want to visit Yahoo Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Activities for Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, Tennessee, United States of America

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area.

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