Daniel Boone Forest day use recreation sites reopening

WINCHESTER, Ky. (AP) — Day use recreation sites at Daniel Boone National Forest are reopening after being temporarily shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic. Forest officials said in a news release that picnic areas, shooting ranges and White Sulphur Off-Highway Vehicle Trail System are among the sites scheduled to reopen Wednesday. The openings will be site-by-site, with assessment of facility cleanliness, maintenance status and health and safety of recreation areas. The forest reopened the Redbird Crest Off-Highway Vehicle Trail System and the Red River Gorge on May 22. Developed campgrounds will reopen June 11.