Newcastle Trails to celebrate National Trails Day with June 2 tour

May 14, 2012

NEW — 2:35 p.m. May 14, 2012

Newcastle will celebrate National Trails Day on June 2 with a trail walk beginning at Lake Boren Park at 9 a.m.

Attendees are encouraged to meet at the restrooms.  The event will include a tour of the historic Newcastle Cemetery with history highlights of the cemetery given by Jim Price of Newcastle Trails. Residents can tour the new section of the Olympus Trail, continuing south and returning to Lake Boren Park for light refreshments at the waterline.

Allow approximately two hours for the walk.  All ages are welcome, but sections of the walk are not baby-stroller suitable.

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