TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) - Saturday is Trails Day in Indiana. Are you going to celebrate?
June 1, designated Trails Day by Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, is meant to recognize the United States' trails system and its countless supporters and volunteers.
Saturday marks the 21st anniversary of National Trails Day. Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR) officials say every day should be trails day.
"Indiana's trails are natural treasures," DNR Division of Outdoor Recreation spokesman Dale Brier said. "They provide numerous recreational opportunities, bringing together family and friends, enhancing quality of life, and boosting tourism."
To celebrate, O'Bannon Woods State Park in Corydon, Ind., and Turkey Run State Park in Marshall, Ind. – along with Brookville Lake and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – are hosting trail cleanup and maintenance activities.
Several other trail organizations will host events in communities throughout the state.
For more on trails and Trails Day opportunities, go to the DNR Division of Outdoor Recreation website.
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