Department of Parks
Carter Caves Hosts Moonlight Golf Scramble Oct. 24
OLIVE HILL, Ky. – Carter Caves State Resort Park is hosting a Moonlight Golf Scramble for four-person teams on Friday, October 28, under a waxing moon.
Play on the first nine holes (shotgun format) will start at 5 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. The last nine holes will start at 8 p.m. Players should bring their own flashlights.
The entry fee is $40 per person and includes golf with cart, dinner, beverage and glow-in-the-dark balls. Prizes will be awarded.
For more information, call the course shop at 606-286-8881 or 606-255-7610.
Carter Caves State Resort Park has a lodge, cottages, Tierney’s Cavern Restaurant, cave tours and canoe trips. There’s also hiking, golf, mini-golf, fishing and a campground. For more information and reservations, call the park at 1-800-325-0059 or 1-606-286-4411.
To reach Carter Caves, take exit 161 off Interstate 64 at Olive Hill. Go east on U.S. 60 for approximately 2 miles and turn left on KY 182 north. Park entrance is 3 miles from the left turn onto KY 182 north.
The Kentucky State Park System is composed of 53 state parks plus an interstate park shared with Virginia. The Department of Parks, an agency of the Tourism, Arts & Heritage Cabinet, operates 17 resort parks with lodges -- more than any other state. Each year, Kentucky parks draw 7 million visitors and contribute $317 million to the economy. For more information on Kentucky parks, visit our Web site at http://www.parks.ky.gov