Latest update on trail construction

jdyoder Pumpkinvine News

The June 19 Elkhart Truth had a very good and up-to-date article on construction progress on the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail from Larry Neff, director of Elkhart County Parks.  Elkhart Truth article

Riding between Middlebury and Shipshewana

jdyoder Pumpkinvine News

People are asking if they can ride on the newly paved section of trail west of CR 43. Here’s the answer from Larry Neff, director of Elkhart County Parks. “The Pumpkinvine Trail that is paved east of Middlebury is still under construction. They have several more phases before it is complete. INDOT does not like trail use until they “sign …

The importance of the Pumpkinvine by Shelli Yoder

jdyoder Pumpkinvine News

Homework, housework, career demands, and athletic schedules. So many commitments to keep our lives at a frantic pace. Opportunities to slow down and spend time together as a family are always a top priority.  For many years my family lived in Nashville, Tennessee, which is a relatively quiet and very friendly town – a lot like Shipshewana in these respects. …

Article in Goshen News reflects enthusiasm for Pumpkinvine completion

jdyoder Pumpkinvine News

The lead article in the Goshen News today talks about the trail being finished in 2012. Goshen News article on Pumpkinvine, June 7, 2011We have been fortunate through the years to have had the support of the News. Numerous editorials through the years have highlighted the benefits of the trail for the community and encouraged its completion. Their interest in the trail reflects the general …