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Pine Mountain State Resort Park’s Donnie Caldwell honored as Kentucky PGA Professional of the Year

Donnie Caldwell, the PGA professional at Pine Mountain State Resort Park, has been recognized as the golf professional of the year by the Kentucky Section of the PGA. Caldwell has worked at the park for 18 years and became a PGA professional in 2005. He was honored March 4 at the state PGA’s awards presentation in Lexington. Donnie Caldwell“The Kentucky State Parks are very proud of Donnie’s...

Kentucky State Parks Fly Fishing weekend set for Nov. 11-12 at Pine Mountain State Resort Park

Pine Mountain State Resort Park will host its Fly Fishing Weekend Nov. 11-12. Participants will learn to fly fish in the beautiful autumn mountains during this two-day workshop. It will include choosing equipment, fly selection, reading a stream, casting, and hooking and landing a fish. The weekend package includes a Saturday continental breakfast, classroom and casting instruction on Saturday, Saturday...

Great American Dulcimer Convention set for Sept. 23-24 at Pine Mountain State Resort Park

The Great American Dulcimer Convention will celebrate its 40th anniversary Sept. 23-24 at Pine Mountain State Resort Park in Pineville. The talent will include Anne MacFie, Heidi Muller, Ted Yoder, Nancy Barker and Josh Noe, February Sky, and Miller, Miller and Meyer. Concerts wills be offered on Friday and Saturday evenings. The concert fee is $10 per person. Free workshops will be offered during...

Three special wild game dinners planned at Kentucky State Parks during month of April

Kentucky State Parks have three special wild game meals scheduled in April that will whet your appetite. Pine Mountain State Resort Park will hold its Frontier Night Buffet on Saturday, April 9. The menu features a delicious selection of unique foods from 5-8 p.m. Entrees include baron of elk roast carved on the line, chicken and dumplings, fried catfish, buffalo meatloaf, elk stew and frog legs....