Split Rock Cave Hike

As part of the 250th Celebration Barb & Barry Griffith led a hike to Split Rock Cave.  This is where the early Russell settlors found shelter while they were establishing their homestead, which would later grow into Russellville.

Links to various historical information regarding the Russell’s

Descendants of William Russell
Russell L Perry letter to Dawn Hance
Location of 1920 remains of house as recalled by Russell Perry

General location of Split Rock Cave & Russell house foundation

General location of Split Rock Cave & Russell house foundation

Barry briefs hikers before taking off

Barry briefs hikers before taking off

Split Rock Hike

Hikers in front of cave

Split Rock Cave

Split Rock Cave