Home » Posts tagged with » trails

\ \ \ \ \ \

Free admission to state parks Saturday to encourage volunteer efforts

By Makenna Mays TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Hoosiers can enjoy free admission to all state parks and forestry sites in Indiana Saturday in honor of National Public Lands Day. “It’s a day to celebrate the public lands around the nation, to approach people to use outdoor recreation, celebrate conservation, and for us state parks in Indiana […]

\ \

State to continue participation in federal trails program

Staff report The StatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Mitch Daniels said Thursday that Indiana will continue to participate in the Recreational Trails Program that has provided $14.5 million in federal funds for more than 100 trails projects in the state since 1994. Congress recently reauthorized the Recreational Trails Program for the next two federal fiscal years […]

\

State seeks trails users for advisory board

INDIANAPOLIS – The state is looking for bicyclists, canoeists and other recreational trail users to serve on the state’s Trails Advisory Board. The 14-member board advises Department of Natural Resources Director Robert Carter Jr. on trails-related issues. Federal officials also require that the state has a Trails Advisory Board to receive funding from the Recreational […]