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Benefit Bike Ride in Bowling Green and Wildflower Pilgrimage at Carter Caves State Resort Park

Thursday, 04 11, 2013

Seth Wheat,
502-564-4270, ext 167

FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Third Annual Bicycle Ride to benefit New Beginnings Therapeutic Riding will be April 20 in Bowling Green.

 

In partnership with Western Kentucky University Recreation Administration, riders can enjoy one of three ride options at lengths of 8, 20 and 44 miles. All routes lead through and around Bowling Green on some of the most scenic roadways in the area. 

 

Registration is required and is available through www.active.com. Check-in will begin at 7:30 a.m. at Chaney’s Dairy Barn in Bowling Green, and riding will begin at 8 a.m. Fees are $30 for adults and $15 for those under age 12. All participants must wear a helmet.

 

New Beginnings Therapeutic Riding in Bowling Green is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving individuals with disabilities through the power of equine riding and experiences.  To learn more about its mission, visit the website at www.nbtr-bg.org. 

 

Wildflower Pilgrimage at Carter Caves

 

Carter Caves State Resort Park will host its popular Wildflower Pilgrimage Weekend April 19-21.

 

This weekend event will include a number of fun activities, including guided wildflower walks and hikes, guided canoe trips and van tours. Registration is required for the Wildflower Pilgrimage, and the cost is $15/adult and $10/child. 

 

Learn more about this event, and other events held at Carter Caves State Resort Park, by visiting www.parks.ky.gov, or calling 1-800-325-0059.

 

To find information about all of the outdoor opportunities and locations, as well as a calendar of events happening all across Kentucky, visit the Office of Adventure Tourism’s website at www.getoutky.com.  Click on the Upcoming Events tab to see the full Calendar of Events.

 

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