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Honoring our nation's heroes by providing a peaceful atmosphere for combat veterans to enjoy rest, relaxation and recreation.




We are a non-profit organization with 501(c)(3) recognition. Darkhorse Lodge will be a retreat for combat veterans of all branches to come to relax, fish on Kentucky Lake and communicate with others who have walked in their boots.

Our Board Members

Gretchen and Kirk Catherwood-Gold Star Parents of LCpl Alec E. Catherwood, USMC. KIA Afghanistan 10-14-10


Mike Bowman-Proud Father of Specialist Timothy N Bowman, Army Nat. Guard, 3/4/1982-11/24/2005, former Assistant State Captain, Illinois Patriot Guard Riders


Jerry Oleson-Formerly active duty Marine, motivational speaker and personal coach and trainer. 


Mikaela Montgomery, RN, BSN-Sister of LCpl Alec E. Catherwood


Mark Titre-Founder of God Bless The Troops and Honor America's Valor


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