Governor Martin O'Malley
Maryland Fishing Legend Lefty Kreh
Secretary John Griffin
Hereford Area (directions below)
Monday June 11, 2012
WHAT: Governor Martin O'Malley will dedicate the Gunpowder South Trail the Lefty Kreh Fishing Trail in honor of native Marylander Bernard Victor "Lefty" Kreh. Kreh is a world renowned angler who has forever influenced the sport through his works and contributions. The Lefty Kreh Fishing Trail runs along Gunpowder Falls in an area that stretches from Prettyboy Reservoir to Bluemont Road in the Hereford Area of Gunpowder Falls State Park. Department of Natural Resources manages this nationally recognized blue-ribbon trout stream as a catch and release fishing area.
Parking: Middletown Road Park N' Ride
Directions to the Park N' Ride:
I-83N exit 31 Middletown Road. Left at the light at the end of the exit ramp. The lot is over the bridge on your right.
DNR will have two shuttle vans running to/from the Park N' Ride to the event.
If you have equipment and need to park closer, please RSVP with Josh Davidsburg at 410-260-8002
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is the state agency responsible for providing natural and living resource-related services to citizens and visitors. DNR manages nearly one-half million acres of public lands and 17,000 miles of waterways, along with Maryland's forests, fisheries and wildlife for maximum environmental, economic and quality of life benefits. A national leader in land conservation, DNR-managed parks and natural, historic and cultural resources attract 11 million visitors annually. DNR is the lead agency in Maryland's effort to restore the Chesapeake Bay, the state's number one environmental priority. DNR is the lead agency in Maryland's effort to restore the Chesapeake Bay, the state's number one environmental priority. Learn more at www.dnr.maryland.gov