Posts by Emily

2018 Spring Wildflower Walk Announced!

Posted by on Nov 17, 2017 in events, trails | 0 comments

Tavia Cathcart Brown returns to the Brownsboro Trails for the 2018 Spring Wildflower Walk! Saturday, March 31, 2018 from 10am-12pm Meet at the BATA Trailhead BATA Members: Free Guests: $5/Family Max $25 Tickets on sale now! Tavia Cathcart Brown is a BA favorite and an expert in her field. BA is excited for her return to the trails for this family-friendly event! Tavia is the Executive Director of Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve and co-author of the field guide, Wildflowers of Tennessee, The Ohio Valley and The Southern Appalachians (2nd...

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Save the Dates: January 2018 Events

Posted by on Nov 10, 2017 in events, trails | 0 comments

As we move into modern gun season, the trails will be closed November 11-26, 2017.  We’ll look forward to seeing you on the trails again in December and January.  We’ve already got some events lined up for the New Year! TRAIL CLEAN UP DAY Mark your calendars for the first trail work day of 2018! Saturday, January 13, 2018 11am – 2pm We’ll be cleaning up a fence row, so volunteers with chain saws and gloves would be greatly appreciated....

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Crestwood City Council Meeting November 8, 2017

Posted by on Nov 7, 2017 in community resources | 0 comments

Crestwood City Council Meeting November 8, 2017 at 6:00 pm Crestwood Civic Club 7215 Kavanaugh Road Public Hearing for Rezoning for “Crestwood Commons”   The developer of the proposed apartment complex has filed for rezoning the 7300 block of Highway 329 through the city of Crestwood. Please make all efforts to attend this public hearing so you can have a voice in what happens in Brownsboro. Please also spread the word to other residents.   As you probably know, the Oldham Couny Planning & Zoning Commissioners voted unanimously (August 22, 2017) to reject the rezoning request...

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Fall Tree Walk THIS Saturday

Posted by on Nov 2, 2017 in events, trails | 0 comments

There’s still time to register for the Fall Tree Walk! Chris O’Bryan is back for a fun, educational morning on the Brownsboro Trails.  Chris is co-owner of Limbwalker Tree Service. He graduated from DuPont Manual High School in 1994, earned a Bachelor of Science in Forestry from the University of Kentucky, and a Masters of Forest Resources from Clemson University. His published paper: “Economic Patterns in US Arboriculture” still defines the national arboricultural industry.  Chris has been an ISA Certified Arborist® for fifteen years, is a five-time Kentucky tree climbing champion,...

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Wiking This Sunday

Posted by on Oct 26, 2017 in events, trails | 0 comments

There’s still time to sign up for Sunday’s Wiking Event on the Brownsboro Trails!  Please register in advance – head over to the website to RSVP and purchase your tickets today! Brownsboro Alliance invites members and guests to go Wiking on the BATA Trails! Sunday, October 29, 2017 from 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. Rain Date: Sunday, November 5 PLEASE CHECK THE WEBSITE AND FACEBOOK FOR CANCELLATIONS DUE TO WEATHER. BATA Members: FREE Nonmembers: $20 OR join BATA at the event and the event fee will be waived. Wine & light hors d’oeuvres will be served along the BATA trail, hiking to...

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