Golden Pond, KY – Land Between The Lakes (LBL) National Recreation Area hosts the annual Special Populations Fishing Tournament on Saturday, June 2nd, at Honker Lake off Road 135. Registration for the free tournament begins at 8:30am, and fishing is from 9:00am until 12:00pm.
The tournament, in its 35th year, is sponsored by Kentucky Lake Bass Club, and is designed to develop the fishing skills of children and adults who are physically and/or mentally challenged.
Pre-registration preferred to make sure adequate supplies are on-hand. For more information call 270.924.2046.
“This is a fun day for the volunteers, parents, caregivers, and especially the anglers,” commented Bob Strode with Kentucky Lake Bass Club. “We encourage everyone to come out and enjoy this special event!” Prizes will be awarded for the heaviest string of fish.
Come Outside and Play at Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area. Managed by the Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Land Between The Lakes provides outdoor recreation and environmental education for the public to enjoy.
Visitors are encouraged to review LBL’s official website at www.lbl.org often for Calendar of Events, updates on programs and policies, safety information, maps, and temporary trail and road closures.
Additional LBL information can be found on the website or by calling 1.800.LBL.7077 or 270.924.2000.