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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 & South are all CLOSED to HORSES due to extremely wet and muddy conditions.

As always, trail conditions are closely monitored and trails
reopened as soon as there is sufficient improvement in condition for safety and maintaining the integrity of the trails.

The trail at Ohio Canal Greenway remains permanently closed to horses.

~Remember to ~Call Before You Haul~ to the Trail Hotline at 740.349.4823 or check our Facebook page or website at LickingParkDistrict.com before heading out for the trails at any of our park locations.
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Licking Park District Trail Status:

Trails at Infirmary Mound Park are now open to horses and all other users. Trails at Lobdell Reserve and Taft Reserve North & South remain CLOSED to HORSES.
**Please note: This will be a short opening for horses, due to significant rain expected on Sunday.

Please be alert for Kubota UTV activity on Infirmary Mound trails Sat Apr 13 due to bird banding activities that will be occurring on and around the trails.

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.

~Remember to ~Call Before You Haul~ to the Trail Hotline at 740.349.4823 or check our Facebook page or website at LickingParkDistrict.com before heading out for the trails at any of our park locations.
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Our homeschool class made nature journals and then went on a discovery hike! Among our finds: Canada geese, spring beauties, a red-tailed hawk, vultures, minnows, bloodroot, and a lost dog named Petey ( reunited with owner). It was an adventure! . .
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