Golden Pond, KY – Visit Woodlands Nature Station at Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area, Saturday-Monday, May 24th-26th, for Wildlife Celebration.
All programs are free with paid Nature Station admission; ages 13 and up $5.00, ages 5-12 $3.00, and ages 4 and under are free. Call to pre-register for a guided canoe or kayak trip at 270-924-2020 Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm. Daily canoe and kayak rentals will start Saturday, May 24th, 10:00am-4:30pm.
For more details, ask at the Nature Station front desk or call 270.924.2299.
Weekend events include:
CSI: Critter Scene Investigation-Solve a Nature Station Mystery-all weekend
|Saturday, May 24|
|Scheduled appearances by Smokey Bear throughout the day|
|1:00pm-3:00pm||Crazy Quackers Craft|
|1:30pm||Meet a Gentle Giant: Alligator Snapping Turtle|
|3:00pm||New to the Neighborhood|
|6:00pm-8:30pm||Sunset Canoe Trip ($25.00/canoe, reservation and deposit required)|
|Sunday, May 25|
|11:00am||Beasts of the Barrens|
|1:00pm-3:00pm||Animal Origami Craft|
|1:30pm||Queen of the Fishermen: The Bald Eagle|
|3:30pm||“The True Story of the Three Little Pigs” Puppet Show|
|6:00pm-8:30pm||Sunset Family Canoe Trip ($25/canoe, reservation and deposit required)|
|Sunday, May 25|
|11:00am||Back From the Brink|
|1:00pm-3:00pm||Afternoon Kayak Trip ($20.00/kayak, reservation and deposit required)|
Darrin Samborski, Environmental Education Specialist at Land Between The Lakes says, “Visitors can experience a variety of programs focusing on natural encounters with wildlife and habitat conservation. People will learn about animals that make this area their home.”
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, lake access, land management, and environmental education for the public to enjoy.
Visitors are encouraged to review the official website at www.lbl.org often for Calendar of Events, updates on programs and policies, safety information, maps, temporary trail and road closures, and more, or call 800.LBL.7077 or 270.924.2000. Follow Land Between The Lakes on Twitter @LBLScreechOwl or @LandBtwnLakes.