Obed rangers ready for coffee, climbing Dec. 7

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Obed Wild and Scenic River will have two programs on Dec. 7.

Join National Park Service rangers for a free cup of coffee and informational session at Lilly Bridge from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

The Climb With a Ranger program will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., beginning at Lilly Bridge.

The park will provide all gear for rock climbing. Those participating should bring drinking water and sturdy footwear.

Depending on participant interests and ability levels, participants will travel to one of several different climbing areas around the park.

Would-be rock climbers of all ages are welcome to attend.

In the event of inclement weather, call the park visitor center at 423-346-6294 for more information or go to Twitter @ObedWSR for updates.

No reservations are necessary for either of the free programs. The public may participate in one or both programs.

Call the Obed Wild and Scenic River visitor center at 423-346-6294 for more about these and other programs.