Race to follow Bourbon Trail

Race to follow Bourbon Trail

A new adventure relay race called The Bourbon Chase will be held for the first time in Kentucky in October 2009.Teams consisting of 12 runners will run along the state’s famed Bourbon Trail on Oct. 9-10. The race will start near Bardstown and finish in...
Race to follow Bourbon Trail

Hike Pine Mountain, Channel Daniel Boone

By DAN WHITE“THIS is all virgin trail,” said Shad Baker, a connoisseur of hiking in the steeply slanted backwoods of eastern Kentucky, as he dropped me off at the start of my adventure there on the new Pine Mountain Trail. “This is probably the most remote place you...
Race to follow Bourbon Trail

Race Challenges Didn’t Stop It

This year’s “Bourbon City Challenge,” which was last Sunday in the area around Samuels Field, Sympson Lake and west Bardstown, had a pair of major challenges. First, the organizers, led by former Standard Reporter Bob White, lacked a major sponsor...