2013 NANFA Convention - Kentucky

May 2nd-5th, 2013

Cumberland Falls State Park 

NANFA invites you to attend the 2013 annual convention, which will be located in Cumberland Falls State Park, Whitley City, Kentucky.  This years convention will be hosted by our Kentucky Regional Representative Josh Blaylock and Southern Ohio Regional Representative Matt De La Vega.

The convention will begin on Thursday and go through Sunday. Check in and registration will begin on Thursday at which time the Hospitality room will also open. Later that evening there will be an interactive photo tank build lead by Uland Thomas. Friday we will have a full slate of presentations followed by a banquet and the annual NANFA Auction.  A choice of three field trips will be offered on Saturday (starting early this year and ending in the Hospitality Room with time to tell the tales of the day).Things will wrap up on Sunday with and another choice of three additional, small group collecting trips.

Convention Schedule

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More info to come on the full slate of speakers!


Early RegistrationAfter April 1st
Regular, Full Meeting with Banquet $75 $85
Non-member, Full Meeting with Banquet
(includes a full year membership to NANFA)
Spouse registration add $35 add $45
Student registration $35 $45
Friday only with Banquet $35 $45
Speakers Free if not staying for the Banquet
$20 to include the Banquet

You can register by sending a check payable to NANFA to :

P.O. Box 1596
Milton, WA 98354-1596
Please write "2013 Convention" in the memo.
Register for 2013 NANFA Convention   Acceptance Mark


Riverview Restaurant - Enjoy the breathtaking view overlooking the Cumberland River as it winds through the hillside while dining.  The food is as outstanding as the view.  Specialties include our famous catfish and hushpuppies as well as healthy wraps and salads.  Homemade desserts top it off.  As a support of Kentuck Proud program we utilize locally grown meats and produce when available.  If you've never had a Kentucky Hot Brown, don't miss the opportunity!


Cumberland Falls DuPont Lodge
7351 KY HWY 90
Corbin KY 40701




  • Lodge & Woodland Rooms = 75.95 per night, additional $10 per adult after 2
  • Executive Cottage = $165.95 per night, additional $10 per adult after 6
  • Primitive Camping is available
  • Tell them you are with NANFA to receive our discounted rate
  • Individual room reservations must be made by March 22, 2013

Local Attractions

  • Lots of hiking, rafting, fishing and other outdoor activities are available in the park and nearby in the Big South Fork National Park
  • Colonel Sander's Cafe, Birthplace of KFC is in nearby Corbin, KY
  • Retail shopping in nearby Corbin and London, KY

Please feel free to contact Josh Blaylock for any additional information or questions 606-273-0718 or joshuapblaylock@gmail.com