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Trails at Infirmary Mound Park, Lobdell Reserve and Taft Reserve North and South are CLOSED to HORSES. **Bike Path Users: Use caution on bike path 1/2 mi. west of Reddington/Cherry Valley parking lot due to erosion area.

The Mission of the Licking Park District is to acquire, manage, preserve, and conserve natural areas within Licking County, while protecting wildlife and local history in a manner that enriches our communities and provides access to diverse parks, educational opportunities and health and wellness activities.

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Licking Park District Trail Status:

Trails at Infirmary Mound Park, Lobdell Reserve and Taft Reserve North and South are CLOSED to HORSES due to extremely wet and muddy conditions.
Conditions on all trails are monitored and trails reopened whenever there is sufficient improvement in condition for safety and maintaining the integrity of the trails.

!! Bike Path Caution Notice: !!

Due to recent rain and snow melt, a section of the TJ Evans Bike Path, approximately 1/2 mile west of the Reddington Road/Cherry Valley parking lot, has experienced bank erosion and unstable bank condition near the edge of the bike path.
The public is urged to use extra caution in this area.
Barricade fencing has been installed between the path and the erosion.
*** For your safety, please observe any cautionary signs and do not cross into closed areas.

Updates will appear on the Licking Park District website, Facebook and the Trail Hotline (740.349.4823).

Thank you for your cooperation as safety issues are addressed along the Bike Path.

~Remember to
~Call Before You Haul~
to the Trail Hotline at 740.349.4823 or check our Facebook page or website at before heading out for the trails at any of our park locations.- Thank you!
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