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Kywilderness.com Discussion => Red River Gorge => Topic started by: Steve on September 17, 2002, 12:32:23 PM

Title: Free is good
Post by: Steve on September 17, 2002, 12:32:23 PM
Just an FYI from the official DBNF web page:
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 NEWS RELEASE
Daniel Boone National Forest
U.S. Department of Agriculture - Forest Service 1700 Bypass Road
Winchester, KY 40391
859-745-3100
Fax 859-744-1568



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For Immediate Release Contact: Heather Callahan

September 12, 2002 Phone:  859-745-3109



No Pass Required for National Public Lands Day
The USDA Forest Service is waiving the recreation fee demonstration pass for National Public Lands Day the weekend of September 28-29, 2002. No fee will be charged for overnight parking in the Red River Gorge on September 27-28, 2002.

During the weekend in recognition of America’s Treasured Gems-our Public Lands, visitors will not need a pass at these areas on the Daniel Boone National Forest: Boat ramps at Cave Run and Laurel River Lakes, parking in the Red River Gorge from 10 p.m.-6 a.m., White Sulphur ATV trail on the Morehead Ranger District, parking at Natural Arch Scenic Area, Bee Rock Recreation Area, Keno and Appletree Shooting Ranges and Barren Fork Horse Camp.

Visitors will still be required to pay at these concession-operated facilities: such as Twin Knobs, Clear Creek, Claylick, Koomer Ridge, Holly Bay, White Oak and Grove Campgrounds, Clear Creek Shooting Range, Craig’s Creek Group Area and White Sulphur Horse Camp on Morehead and London Ranger Districts.

For more information contact the Supervisor’s Office in Winchester at 859-745-3100 or visit www.southernregion.fs.fed.us/boone/recpass.htm.