Pinnacles Youth Park, a hidden gem

Wednesday, April 15, 2009 | 6:17 p.m. CDT; updated 10:24 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, April 15, 2009

COLUMBIA — Phil Burk hops from rock to rock across the shallow flow of Silver Fork Creek, stopping halfway through to lean over and fish out an empty beer can. As a board member for Pinnacles Youth Park, his job includes picking up litter. As the son of the 4-H extension agent who was instrumental in opening the park, it’s also his legacy.