Veterans, active duty service members and families can enjoy day use fee waiver

   In observance of Veterans’ Day, Friday, Nov. 11, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will waive all day use fees for veterans, active duty service members and their families visiting Corps-managed recreation areas at Barren River Lake and all Corps-managed areas nationwide.
   This waiver also covers boat launch ramp fees. The waiver does not apply to camping and camping-related services, or fees for specialized facilities such as group picnic shelters.

State Park Lodging Discounts for Current, Former Military
   Current and former members of our nation’s military services can take advantage of discount rates at the Kentucky State Parks through March 31, 2012, with the “USA Military Pass” program. The program is available to those on active military duty, retired members of the military, veterans, members of the National Guard and reservists. Proof of military service is required at check-in.
   With the USA Military Pass, lodge rooms are available for $44.95 a night; one bedroom cottages for $74.95 a night; two bedroom cottages for $84.95 a night and three bedroom cottages for $94.95 a night. Tax is not included.
   This offer may not be used in conjunction with other special discounts or packages. The discount is based on availability, for leisure travel only, and may exclude special events and holidays.
   To make reservations, click on Kentucky State Resort Parks Lodging or call 1-800-255-7275. (If you’re making your reservation online, use “USA” for the promo code for reservations between Nov. 1 and March 31, 2012.

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