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Rook Tournaments at Pennyrile Forest and Rough River in January

Thursday, 12 06, 2012

Rebecca Clark (Pennyrile Forest),
1-800-325-1711 or Geoffrey Roberts
(Rough River), 1-800-325-1713)

FRANKFORT, Ky.    Two Kentucky State Resort Parks will host Rook tournaments in January.

 

Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park at Dawson Springs is hosting a round-robin tournament Jan. 12-13 starting Friday at 7 p.m. and running through Saturday evening. House rules will apply.

 

The registration fee is $25 per team and includes a new deck of Rook cards. Register at least one week prior to the event to receive a $5 discount. Prizes will be given to the top three teams. A lodging discount of buy one night get the second night free is available for Rook participants. Contact Rebecca Clark at 1-800-325-1711 or rebeccae.clark@ky.gov for more information.

 

Another rook tournament is scheduled at Rough River Dam State Resort Park at Falls of Rough on Jan. 18-19 and starts at 6 p.m. Friday. The registration is $20 per team plus a new deck of Rook cards.

 

Lodging packages start at $87.50 per person and include four meals and lodging for two nights (pricing based upon double occupancy). For more information, call 270-257-2311 or 1-800-325-1713.

 

Both parks have lodges, cottages and restaurants. For more information about Kentucky State Parks, visit www.parks.ky.gov

 

 

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The Kentucky State Park System is composed of 49 state parks plus an interstate park shared with Virginia. The Department of Parks, an agency of the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet, operates 17 resort parks with lodges -- more than any other state. For more information on Kentucky parks, visit our website at http://www.parks.ky.gov