Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

Local News

November 16, 2012

10:42 MORNING UPDATE: Celebration planned for Saturday for hike and bike trail



It's a great thing,” he said. “A lot of people use it. A lot of citizens in Park City use it.”

Inside Mammoth Cave National Park, the trail follows the remaining portions of the old berm of the Mammoth Cave Railroad. There are six entry points so that hikers and bicyclists may choose to cover the entire 10-mile length of the trail, the press release stated.

It's like putting history back together,” said Bruce Powell, acting superintendent for Mammoth Cave National Park in the press release. “Park City and Mammoth Cave share a common history related to the Mammoth Cave Railroad, which operated between the two entities from 1886 to 1931. Now a recreational trail will tell its story.”

Also on Saturday, tours of the Mentz Hotel, BRIMS' new home, will be available.

“There's been an interest from the public of wanting to come in and see what it looks like on the inside,” said Liz Thomas-Hook, executive director of BRIMS.

The historic hotel is being renovated to accommodate the museum. 

Text Only
Local News
AP Video
Ariz. Inmate Dies 2 Hours After Execution Began Crash Kills Teen Pilot Seeking World Record LeBron James Sends Apology Treat to Neighbors Raw: Funeral for Man Who Died in NYPD Custody Migrants Back in Honduras After US Deports Israeli American Reservist Torn Over Return Raw: ISS Cargo Ship Launches in Kazakhstan Six Indicted in StubHub Hacking Scheme Former NTSB Official: FAA Ban 'prudent' EPA Gets Hip With Kardashian Tweet Bodies of MH17 Victims Arrive in the Netherlands Biden Decries Voting Restrictions in NAACP Talk Broncos Owner Steps Down Due to Alzheimer's US, UN Push Shuttle Diplomacy in Mideast Trump: DC Hotel Will Be Among World's Best Plane Crashes in Taiwan, Dozens Feared Dead Republicans Hold a Hearing on IRS Lost Emails Raw: Mourners Gather As MH17 Bodies Transported Robot Parking Valet Creates Stress-free Travel Raw: Fight Breaks Out in Ukraine Parliament
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Seasonal Content