Department of Parks
Pine Mountain Celebrates Kentucky State Parks 90th Anniversary Aug. 9

Press Release Date:  Tuesday, July 22, 2014  
Contact Information:  Rita Edmondson
606-337-3066
 


 

PINEVILLE, Ky. – Pine Mountain State Resort Park in Pineville will celebrate Kentucky State Parks’ 90th anniversary with a special event Aug. 9 at the park.

 

Enjoy a dinner (includes cake), music, a 20-minute archival film, “Civilian Conservation Corps in Pine Mountain State Park” (1938), preserved and presented by Appalshop, at the C.V. Whitney Convention Center beginning at 5 p.m. Tickets are $25 a person. 

 

For information and reservations, call Pine Mountain State Resort Park at 800-325-1712.

 

Pine Mountain has a lodge, cottages and full-service restaurant. The park is located just south of Pineville on U.S. 25 E and 10 miles north of Middlesboro.

 

 

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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