20th Century Visitors: Park Rangers:
In 1955, Cumberland Gap was established as a National Historic Park for the benefit and inspiration of the people. Since then, visitors like you have enjoyed the hiking, camping and other recreational activities within the park. With the restoration of the Wilderness Road, you can retrace Daniel Boone's footsteps and imagine the hopes and the fears of the thousands of pioneers who made the arduous journey through Cumberland Gap. We invite you to enjoy your visit.