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Christmas Tour Shopping | Open House | Parades and Santa Sightings

2016 Holiday Events | Christmas & Open House Shopping Specials | Santa Sightings 

4-County Region | KY Great River Road National Scenic Byway | Counties of Fulton, Hickman, Carlisle and Ballard

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Holiday Foods Tasting Gala
Tue Nov 1, 6 PM
Carlisle County Cooperative Extension Service
65 John Roberts Dr, Bardwell, KY

Christmas Open House | Sisters and Friends
Thu, Nov 3, 4, 5, 10am – Sun, Nov 6, 6pm
6236 Paducah Road, La Center, KY

Grand Opening Treasures on Broadway
Fri, Nov 4, 8am – Sun, Nov 6, 3pm
111 Broadway, La Center, KY

Christmas Open House | The Lemon Tree W’end
Fri, Nov 4, 10am – Sun, Nov 6, 5pm
117 East Clay Street Clinton, KY

Taste of the Holidays
Fri, Nov 4, 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Hickman County Cooperative Extension Service
329 James H Phillips Drive, Clinton, KY 42031

Homemakers Holiday Bazaar-Ballard County
Sat, Nov 5, 8:am-2:pm
Ballard County Extension Office, 110 Broadway, La Center,KY

Open House | KD Couture
Nov 5th 9:am-3:pm | 158 West Kentucky Dr. La Center, KY

Ladies Night Out Shopping Extravaganza
Sat, Nov 5, 3:pm-8:pm
Fulton KY, SFulton TN

Ribbon Cutting | The WOODS Boutique 
Thur, Nov 10, 12:noon
209 Nolan Ave. (exit 1 I-69), Fulton, KY

Holiday Open House& Book Signing | Cindy’s Flowers & Gifts
Sun, Nov 13. 1-4:pm | 380 West KY Drive, La Center, KY
Our Special Guest Author Dr Hilary Hunt, signing new book
“Wilderness Cry”

Christmas Open House | Country Girl’s Upscale Resale
Sun, Nov. 13 12-4:pm, drawing for a U.K. WREATH @ 4 pm
4893 U.S. Highway 51, Arlington, KY

Christmas Open House | The WOODS Boutique 
Sun, Nov 13, 1-5:pm, Featuring Santa Claus 
209 Nolan Ave. (exit 1 I-69), Fulton, KY

The Best of Brunch
Thur, Nov 17 at 6 PM – 8 PM
Carlisle County Cooperative Extension Service
65 John Roberts Dr, Bardwell, KY

Grand Opening & Christmas Open House | Violet Femmes Floral & Gift
Fri, Nov 18
508 E Clay Street, Clinton, KY

Arts, Craft & Book Fair
Sat, Nov 19, 8:30am – 2:30pm
Hickman County Elementary School
416 McMorris Street, Clinton, KY

Christmas Open House | Nancy’s This-N-That
Sat, Nov 26, 8am – 8pm, See Santa 5-7:pm
45 County Road 1015 Cunningham KY

Christmas Bazaar | Hope That Binds
Sat, Nov 26, 8am-3pm
Community Center, Cunningham, KY

Christmas Open House | Rusted Roots
Sat, Nov 26, 10am – 4pm
270 US HWY 62, Bardwell KY

Evening with Santa Claus | Open House
Dec 2, 2016 4-8:pm
The Peppermint Owl, Bandana, KY

Christmas Open House | From Me to You
Sat, Dec 3, 9:30am-4:pm
La Center, KY

The Magic of Christmas, Vendors & Gifts
Sat, Dec 3 at 10 AM – 4 PM
Ballard County Elementary School Gym
3383 Paducah Rd, Barlow, KY 42024

Christmas in the Park
Sat Dec 3, 5:pm
Pontotoc Park, Fulton, KY
Twin Cities Community Choir and lighting of the Community Christmas Tree, Pictures with Santa, and Supper in the Senior Citizens Center

Arlington Christmas Parade
Sat, Dec 3, 9am lineup – Starts at 10am,
See Santa, Arlington, Ky

Christmas Open House | Quilt House
Sat, Dec 3, 5:pm
Hickman County Museum of KY, Clinton Ky

Christmas Night Time Parade of Lights-Tree Lighting
Sat, Dec 3, 2014 | Clinton, KY 42031
5:15pm Parade Line up, Parade of Lights Start at 5:30pm
6:pm – Lighting of the Tree and See Santa

Holiday Tour of Homes | Ballard County
Dec 4, 2-4:pm
La Center, KY

Holiday Tour of Homes | Hickman County
Dec 10, 4:30-8:pm
Clinton, KY

City of Hickman Christmas Parade, Hickman, KY 42050,
Sat, Dec 10 6:30pm, Hickman, KY 42050

Ballard County Christmas Parade
Sat, Dec 10, 6:pm, La Center, KY

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Kentucky Great River Region Organization, Inc
KYGRRO | PO Box 275 | Clinton, KY 42031
KyGreatRiverRoad@gmail.com

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ATV Trails – KY Great River Road Region

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 Ky Great River Road Trails ATV Trails

Currently there are only two permissible locations to ride ATVs in the KY Great River Road Trails found in Carlisle County along the Mississippi River. 

Found only on the permissible road in Carlisle County as listed below or at the Wright’s Area 252 Riding Park. 


1. Carlisle County River Trails – ATV Rules 

Carlisle County Courthouse, 911 Dispatch Center, 985 US HWY 62, Bardwell, KY 42023, For Information Call: (270)628-5420

2014 map - no PADD logo

With a Permit, atv’s may ride only on the permissible roads listed.  Permissible County Roads include only these listed, otherwise subject to fine or arrest if found outside of ATV Road System:

#1217
#1218
#1219
#1222
#1308
#1310
#1321
#1324
#1325

 

Permit Fees:
Annual Permit:     $75.00
Weekend Permit: $25.00
Day Permit:          $10.00

WARNING….You are responsible for your own safety. Trail use has inherent risks and you may encounter a variety of unexpected and/or dangerous conditions. It is your responsibility to be informed and take precautions. Trail conditions are subject to change without notice.

1.      RIDE AT YOUR OWN RISK. KNOW YOUR LIMITS.

2.      Carlisle County River Trail riders should follow safety practices recommended by the AMA ASI, including wearing heavy shoes, protective clothing, shatterproof eyewear, and helmets.

3.      Use caution while unloading and while riding on or near designated parking areas.

4.      Parking strictly prohibited anywhere except designated parking areas.

5.      Trails are two-way traffic. For safety, drive with headlights on.

6.      Hunting and other activities also occur in the Carlisle County River Bottoms. Be aware and courteous to other users on and off the trail at all times.

7.      All users under 21 years of age are required to wear DOT-approved motorcycle safety helmets while vehicles are in operation, except in vehicles with a fully enclosed metal cab or roll bar protection and seatbelts.

8.      Mud bogging and the creation of new trails is strictly prohibited.

9.      STAY ON DESIGNATED TRAILS; IF A TRAIL IS NOT SIGNED IT IS NOT A LEGAL TRAIL, subject to fines. 

10.  All riders must sign a waiver of liability and receive a map of the River Trails.

11.  Anyone under 18 years of age must have a parent or legal guardian’s signature to ride.

12.  Direct parental or adult supervision is required for all persons under the age of 18 years’ operating on the River Trails.

13.  Litter laws are strictly enforced throughout the River Trails System.

14.  ALL KENTUCKY STATE LAWS SUPERSEDE these rules as if incorporated herein.

 KEEP IT SAFE, Wear proper safety gear, Maintain a safe speed, Stay alert. Expect the unexpected, 

KEEP IT LEGAL, Stay on signed trails. Keep a current map, Obey signs and temporary postings, Don’t mix drugs and/or alcohol with your riding 

 

OFFICIAL logo cropped2.  Wright’s Area 252 Riding Park

97 County Road 1324, Arlington, KY 42021, For more Information call, (270)562-1293 

Permit Fees: None, ride at your own risk.

Rules and safety laws are now in effect for operating ATVs and side by sides on lands to public use. All users must adhere to the laws of the commonwealth of Kentucky, including local and federal. 

WARNING: You are responsible for your own safety. Trail use has inherent risks with a variety of unexpected and/or dangerous conditions. It is your responsibility to be informed and take all precautions. Trail conditions are subject to change without notice.

RIDE AT YOUR OWN RISK. KNOW YOUR LIMITS

  1. Failure to follow rules and safe operation guidelines may result in arrests, fines, and/or temporary or permanent ban from Area 252.
  2. The terrain is constantly changing. Ride all trails with CAUTION. When at all possible the uphill rider shall be give the “right of way”. DO NOT BLOCK any trail at any time, except during emergencies. Non operative vehicles should be moved to the side of the trails and attended to immediately.
  3. No trail blazing. Stay on designated trails and obey all signs. Do not enter areas marked as Private Property. Do not damage crops on AREA 252.
  4. Racing, excessive speed, and reckless driving are all strictly prohibited. Be considerate of other riders at all times.
  5. Mud bogging is only allowed on Trail #13 in the designated area.
  6. Litter laws are enforced!!! If you pack it in, pack it out.
  7. No firearms, concealed weapons, or explosives of any kind are allowed on premises.
  8. The removal of any plants, rocks, trees, wildlife, or otherwise is prohibited.
  9. No glass bottles or containers. Alcohol is prohibited.
  10. Camp fires are only allowed in designated areas. No large fires-only downed wood/dead wood may be used for small camp fires. Leave no fires burning or smoldering. Always make sure fire is completely extinguished before leaving.
  11. AREA 252 or any person or entity associated with it, is neither liable nor responsible for damage, loss, or theft of personal property or injury. All decisions by management are final.
  12. A person under the age of sixteen (16) years shall not operate an all-terrain vehicle with an engine size exceeding ninety (90) cubic centimeters displacement, and a person under the age of 16 shall not operate an all-terrain vehicle except under direct parental supervision. A person under the age of sixteen (16) years, when operating or riding as a passenger on an all-terrain vehicle, shall wear DOT approved protective headgear.
  13. A person under the age of twelve (12) years shall not operate an all-terrain vehicle with an engine size exceeding seventy (70) cubic centimeters displacement.

KEEP IT SAFE

Wear proper safety gear

Maintain a safe speed

Stay alert. Always expect the unexpected

 

KEEP IT LEGAL

Stay on designated trails. Keep a current map.

Obey signs and temporary postings.

Don’t mix drugs and/or alcohol with riding.

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CAMPING OPTIONS (Located on the KyGreatRiverRoad Trails)


Indian Camp Campground, Contact: Gene and Freda Bolin, (270) 207-0024, Campground Physical Address: 849 CR. 1217, Arlington, Ky. 42021; Mailing Address: 785 Mountjoy Road, Clinton, Ky.42031.   Primitive camping sites available under the moonlight by the campfire telling the tales of the day. Currently 12 sites available (4 with electricity at $20.00 per night, 8 sites w/out hookups at $10.00 per night) – lots of rooms for tents, horse trailers and campers, horses, and 4-wheel riders.  Experience the Mississippi River Trails of Kentucky, connecting with Carlisle County River Trails for awesome views of the Mississippi River.

 


Downs Campground at the Flag Pole
, Contact Joe Downs, (270) 970-0224, Campground Physical Address: CR. 1217, Arlington, Ky. 42021; Primitive camping sites overlooking the Mighty Mississippi River, Annual July Pig-N-Jig

 

 

 

 
Columbus Belmont State Park
350 Park Road, Columbus, KY 42032
(270) 677-2327, Book Online: http://parks.ky.gov/parks/recreationparks/columbus-belmont/  Campers relax amid beautiful settings on the river cliff campground. The campground has 38 sites with utility hookups and grills. A central service building offers rest rooms, showers, and laundry facilities. Pets are allowed if restrained. Campground open year round, water available, but not to each site in winter.

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KYGRRO | PO Box 275 | Clinton, KY 42031
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Lodging | Ky Great River Road National Scenic Byway

Welcome to the KY Great River Road Lodging Guide.  

Kentucky is known for some unique vacation spots.  Wherever you travel in Kentucky, whatever attractions you plan to experience, there are plenty of great motels, hotels, bed and breakfast locations, and camping spots in Kentucky that will fit your budget and meet your expectations.  Sleep in state park lodges and cozy Kentucky cabin rentals or rough it at a campsite. Learn about the many locations specifically in the KyGreatRiverRoad National Scenic Byway along the western Kentucky border of the Mississippi River Corridor.

Ballard County
Kevil, Kentucky
Southland Ranch Camp, Retreat, and Conference Center, 701 Upshaw Lane, Kevil, Ky 42053, Contact Wayne Chapman, (270) 331-1157, wayne@sbtrance.com SBTRanch.com – Southland Ranch offers numerous full-service programs, with facilities available for rent as private or large-group venues for periods ranging from a few hours to an entire week. Dining Hall & Lodge facilities and two 80-bed dormitories, a 30’ x 50’ pool with pool-house, an open-air pavilion, and new sports fields makes Southland Ranch your Retreat.

La Center, Kentucky
La Center Motel, 474 W Kentucky Dr, La Center, KY, (270) 665-9181 

The Fowler Farm Lodge, 246 New Hope Church Lane, LaCenter, KY 42056,  270-217-3119, 270-224-2790 Lodge david@rayblackson.com; http://www.thefowlerfarm.com/ — a 5,600 square foot lodge that sleep twelve guests comfortably. Mailing Address: 1250 High Street, Paducah, KY 42001 / Lodge Address: 246 New Hope Church Lane, LaCenter, KY 42056

Wickliffe, Kentucky

Hillbilly Ridge Bed & Breakfast, 320 Martin RD, Wickliffe, KY 42087, (270) 564-8088 Hillbilly Ridge B&B is situated on 40+ acres with all the comforts of home in a true backwoods setting, an all season Bed & Breakfast in a hillbilly locale with urban swag.  Play possum for the day in one of the many hammocks on site.

Waldon Hunting Lodge, 779 Colvin Lake Rd., Kevil, KY 42053, Phone: 270-224-2020

Grassy Lake Lodge, 2957 Barlow Road, Wickliffe, KY 42087, (270) 334-3636

Carlisle County
Arlington, Kentucky
Indian Camp Campground, Contact: Gene and Freda Bolin, Campground Physical Address: 849 CR. 1217, Arlington, Ky. 42021; Mailing Address: 785 Mountjoy Road, Clinton, Ky.42031.  http://www.kygrro.org/indiancampcampground/  Primitive camping sites available under the moonlight by the campfire telling the tales of the day. Currently 12 sites available (4 with electricity at $20.00 per night, 8 sites w/out hookups at $10.00 per night) – lots of rooms for tents, horse trailers and campers, horses, and 4-wheel riders.  Experience the Mississippi River Trails of Kentucky, connecting with Carlisle County River Trails for awesome views of the Mississippi River.

Wright’s Area 252 Riding Park, 97 County Road 1324, Arlington, KY 42021, Phone: (270)562-1293, (270)207-0038, (270)655-2200, http://www.kygrro.org/WrightsArea252RidingPark/   Primitive camping sites available

Hickman County
Clinton, Kentucky
The Cabin at Bellewoode, 928 St Rt 2206, Clinton, KY 42031 , Contact: Bill & Carolyn Bone, (270)653-6060 – Pleasant perfect getaway for relaxing weekend, wedding and reception.  Bellewoode is more than a cabin with the ambiance of a lodge fully furnished with antiques and modern conveniences.  Casual fishing in stocked lake with bream, bass and catfish.

Harper House Bed & Breakfast, (Grand Opening 12/2016) KY 703, Clinton, KY 42031, (270)559-6485, A historic home of former Harry Lee Waterfield.  Harry Lee Waterfield, a Democrat, served as the 42nd and 44th Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky and unsuccessfully sought election as Governor of Kentucky.

Columbus, Kentucky
Iron Banks Lodge | Contact Mr. Scott (270) 519-8155, |11217 State Route 58 West, Columbus, Kentucky 42032 located at the Mississippi River in Hickman County, Columbus, Kentucky, originally built circa 1930 as the Iron Banks Hotel, restored in 2014 as a bed and breakfast lodge. Lodging property furnished with four themed bedrooms upstairs each with private bath and an upper level deck overlooking the Mighty Mississippi River.

Columbus Belmont State Park, Cabins & Camping, 350 Park Road Columbus, KY, Park Mgr, Cindy Lynch Email: cindy.lynch@ky.gov (270)677-2327, http://parks.ky.gov/parks/recreationparks/Columbus-Belmont/default.aspx – Relax amid beautiful settings on the river cliff campground with 38 sites, utility hookups and grills. A central service offers rest rooms, showers, and laundry facilities. Pets allowed if restrained.  Campground is open year round, water available, but not to each site in winter.  Two rental camping trailers and a log cabin are also available by calling the park direct.  Each trailer has kitchen, bath, and sleeps six.  The log cabin sleeps two and renter uses campground facilities.

Fulton County
Fulton, Kentucky
Oaklawn Cottage, Contact Reservations: (270)472-3645, (270) 627-1175, (270)627-1174  – Nestled into four secluded acres amid the rolling hills of far Western Kentucky, this cozy cottage is a vacationer’s delight fully furnished with antiques and many amenities.  Maximum 4 people, 2-night minimum stay, No smoking and no pets inside, outdoor kennel available for rent.

Kingway Motel, Highway 45 And 51 Byp, Fulton, KY 42041 (270) 472-3324

The Meadows Hotel (Construction Starting 12/2016, Expected Opening Summer 2017), 101 Commercial Avenue, Fulton, KY 42041, (817) 307-2601, http://www.meadowshotelfulton.com/  The Meadows Hotel in downtown Fulton, Kentucky is an historic boutique hotel. Also in the Meadows is Bar 101, an intimate and upscale restaurant and bar.  Construction and an extensive renovation begins on this old building in downtown Fulton (circa 1901) in September of 2016. Expected opening will be spring of 2017. A unique historic boutique hotel with 14 guest rooms, and an intimate small restaurant and bar called Bar 101. In our lobby you’ll also find the Meadows Shop, a 7×24 retail outlet with everyone from souvenirs to food to sundries. Each room will be individually appointed. The Meadows brand will stand for excellence and luxury. In fact we want our guest to relax in history, with modern luxury.

Hickman, Kentucky 
The Historical Stokes Home
  (Currently in construction. expected opening Spring 2016), 204 Buchanan Street, Hickman, KY 42050 (731)614-4784

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Follow the Pilot’s Wheel through the Mississippi River Corridor from Canada to the Gulf in four counties along the western border of Kentucky

 

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