Ky. parks offering events to ring in new year

Kentucky state parks

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Parks are gearing up for 2015 with several New Year’s Eve parties and events planned at resort parks across the state.

The options for ringing out 2014 at the parks include a dinner buffet, entertainment, dancing and theater.

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Many parks are offering lodging packages that include entertainment and meals.

A few parks are offering "First Day" Hikes on Jan. 1.

Cumberland Falls State Resort Park is offering a guided, five-mile hike along the upper Cumberland River. Officials say the hike is moderate in difficulty.

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park at Prestonsburg is offering a mountain bike trip as well as a hike on Jan. 1.

Pine Mountain State Resort Park at Pineville is offering a guided hike on the Fern Garden Trail on New Year’s Day.


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