Krider Rest Area Now Open

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Krider Restroom with water fountain, bottle filling station and bike repair stand (under awning).

The Krider Rest Area is now open, and is the direct result of a collaboration between various community entities including:

  • Town of Middlebury
  • Friends of Middlebury Parks
  • Community Foundation of Elkhart County
  • Bontrager Family Foundation
  • Friends of the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail
  • Pumpkinvine Cyclery
  • The Scott & Vonnie Trumble Family

The facility has two handicap accessible restrooms complete with diaper changing stations, and a bench and hooks for trail users looking to change into or out of clothes. On the exterior it also features a bike repair stand, complete with tools and air pump, and a water bottle filling station and drinking fountain. The facility will be open three seasons and re-open when freezing temperatures no longer threaten water lines. Middlebury Parks Department plans to close the restroom on November 1st to winterize.


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