Bedford Springs Management Plan

MAKC member Mike Kern was instrumental in proposing a lease of this cave for MAKC, to assist the resort with cave management. Since cave management is our area of expertise, the resort was very interested in a lease for management purposes. So now we have one! Mike and Kaleb Hammond have agreed to be the […]

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Bedford Springs Cave

Thanks to the work of member Mike Kern, the MAKC has negotiated a lease agreement for access to the Bedford Springs Cave. Mike Kern and Kaleb Hammond are heading up the preserve management team and can be contacted at BedfordSprings@karst.org. Part of our lease agreement includes notifying the owner and the security team when a trip is […]

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A Visit To Bedford Springs

On November 27th, 2017 Kim Metzgar and I met with the sales and marketing director of Bedford Springs Hotel—Omni Resort; John Hess. During the meeting we were reminded how small of a world we live in. John used to work at Snowshoe Ski Resort in West Virginia and lived on Slatey Fork Farm….the same housing […]

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