Pennyrile State Resort Park http://wkms.org en Oh, The Wildlife You'll See Along the Trails at Pennyrile State Resort Park http://wkms.org/post/oh-wildlife-youll-see-along-trails-pennyrile-state-resort-park <p>Memorial Day weekend marked the opening of Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park's season for special events for not only Park guests, but also day visitors from around the region. The park features a white sandy beach along Pennyrile Lake and trails in the woods, along which you're bound to see some critters. Naturalist Rebecca Clark joins Kate on <em>Sounds Good</em> to talk about the park's environment.</p><p><em>Hear the conversation:</em></p><p> Wed, 28 May 2014 17:28:44 +0000 Kate Lochte 40886 at http://wkms.org Oh, The Wildlife You'll See Along the Trails at Pennyrile State Resort Park Dawson Springs Mayor on Becoming Kentucky's First "Trail Town" http://wkms.org/post/dawson-springs-mayor-becoming-kentuckys-first-trail-town <p>Kate Lochte visit with Dawson Springs Mayor Jenny Sewell on <em>Sounds Good</em> to learn more about the road, mountain biking, hiking, horseback riding and blueway trails earning the community the Kentucky Trail Town designation. Kentucky First Lady Jane Beshear designated Dawson Springs as the state's first "Trail Town" as part of an effort to promote and develop adventure tourism opportunities across the Commonwealth. The city is developing several outdoor attractions including Pennyrile State Resort Park and State Forest, Tradewater River and Wildlife Management Area, and the Jones-Keeney Wildlife Management Area. <a href="http://www.kentuckytourism.com/links/trailtown.aspx">Read more the about designation on Kentucky Tourism's website</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 20:04:07 +0000 Kate Lochte 35132 at http://wkms.org Dawson Springs Mayor on Becoming Kentucky's First "Trail Town" Birdwatcher Joe LaFleur Talks Bird Walks at Kentucky State Parks http://wkms.org/post/birdwatcher-joe-lafleur-talks-bird-walks-kentucky-state-parks <p>Joe LaFleur lives in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Georgia, but his Better Birdwatching business brings him to Kentucky on a long weekend. The twenty year collector of bird videos and songs gives programs and birdwalks at both Kenlake State Resort Park (9 to 10:30 a.m) and Pennyrile State Resort Park (1 to 2:30 p.m.) on Sunday. See more about the Kentucky bird walks at his website <a href="http://betterbirdwatching.com">betterbirdwatching.com</a>. He spoke with Kate Lochte Tuesday on <em>Sounds Good</em>.</p> Tue, 02 Oct 2012 20:38:23 +0000 Kate Lochte 22757 at http://wkms.org Birdwatcher Joe LaFleur Talks Bird Walks at Kentucky State Parks