Golden Pond, KY – Land Between The Lakes (LBL) National Recreation Area is now accepting applications for the 2011 seasonal camping program.
There are a total of 110 campsites in the seasonal camping program available for two to nine months at Hillman Ferry, Piney, and Wranglers Campgrounds. Rushing Creek, Cravens Bay, Taylor Bay, Gatlin Point, Birmingham Ferry, and Redd Hollow Campgrounds have a total of 48 short-term (one to six months) sites available.
The selection process for seasonal site reservations is designed to allow for the maximum amount of participation in the program. Completed applications must be turned in by January 7th, 2011, and the selection process will be held January 15th, for sites in Hillman Ferry and Piney Campgrounds. Deadline for applications for sites in Wranglers, Rushing Creek, Cravens Bay, Taylor Bay, Gatlin Point, Birmingham Ferry, and Redd Hollow Campgrounds is January 14th, with the selection process taking place January 22nd.
All applicants must be present during the selection process, and payment is required in full upon site selection.
For complete details on camping regulations, information regarding the seasonal campsites and the application process, or to download an application, visit www.lbl.org/campgate.html, or contact LBL’s Customer Service Department at 270-924-2044.
About Land Between The Lakes
Land Between The Lakes is managed by the Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, in partnership with “Friends of LBL,” to provide public lands outdoor recreation and environmental education. We encourage visitors to review our website at www.lbl.org each season, and throughout the season, for our Calendar of Events, updates on programs and policies, safety information, and temporary trail and road closures. Additional LBL and “Friends of LBL” information is also available on our website or by calling 1-800-LBL-7077 or 270-924-2000.