Kerr Community Gardens


Harney-Lastoka Open Space is located between Lafayette and Louisville. It is home to the Kerr Community Gardens and provides access to the Coal Creek Trail.

Harney-Lastoka TrailHiking Allowed Dogs Allowed Bikes Allowed Horses Allowed
1.2 miles – Easy

Class 1 and 2 e-bikes are allowed during the e-bike pilot period.

Kerr Community Gardens

The Kerr Community Gardens opened in May of 2008 and is managed by Growing Gardens, a non-profit organization. It includes over 40 garden plots of various sizes, a chicken-coop tool shed and an apple orchard. If you are interested in a garden plot, please visit Growing Gardens.


  • 21 parking spaces


  • Seasonal during warmer months, near Kerr Community Gardens

Picnic Areas

  • None

Trails Connections

The Harney-Lastoka Trail connects with these trails and properties.

Keep in Mind

  • Hiking, horseback riding, bicycling, and dog walking are permitted.
  • Regional trails and regional trail connectors are open to commuters 24 hours per day.

History of Harney-Lastoka

The property is locally significant in its association with Louisville’s early development as a coal-mining center. The Harney-Lastoka family represented the coal mining industry by working in mines during the winter months, while farming during the growing season.

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Parks are open sunrise to sunset

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