PowersportsBusiness.com
You will automatically be redirected in 10 seconds. Click here to proceed.

Social Media

Work Begins on $20 Million Riding Area in Penn.

June 9, 2006
Filed under Uncategorized

Construction of a $20 million recreation area atop an old strip mine is underway in Patton, Penn. To celebrate, officials held a groundbreaking ceremony June 8 at L&L Service and Supply, where the entrance to Rock Run Recreation Area is to be located.
The recreation area, designed to accommodate ATVs, snowmobiles and off-highway motorcycles, is scheduled to open in mid-October.
Officials said 50 miles of trails are to be open initially, but the long-term goal is to have 150 trail miles on the 6,000-acre site. The area also is expected to include nearly 250 campsites, equestrian facilities and fishing areas.
Plans are to sell tickets through at least four packages: A single-day ticket, a three-day package, an annual package and a family package. Organizers say they expect 30,000 to 35,000 riders per year within three to five years.

  • To return to the current issue, click here.
  • For more of the latest news, click here.

Comments

Feel free to leave a comment...
and oh, if you want a pic to show with your comment, go get a gravatar!