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Small Game Seasons to Open at Land Between The Lakes December 1st


Land Between the Lakes - LBLLand Between the Lakes, KY/TN – Small game hunting season opens at Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area beginning December 1st, 2015. Season dates and regulations differ from state-wide dates and regulations.

Hunters should be sure to check for details on the Land Between The Lakes Small Game & Waterfowl Hunting Information Sheet available at

LBL's Energy Lake Area. (Land Between the Lakes)

LBL’s Energy Lake Area. (Land Between the Lakes)

“Hunting is an important part of the recreation program at Land Between The Lakes, and small game hunting offers plenty of opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors during winter months,” said Steve Bloemer, Wildlife Program Manager.

All hunters age 16 and older must have a Land Between The Lakes Hunter Use Permit, an appropriate state license, and observe Land Between The Lakes’ regulations, applicable state laws regarding hunting zones, and Hunter safety requirements.

Small game hunters with dogs should be aware of information regarding Land Between The Lakes’ mid-January trapping season, also included in the small game publication. Night-time coyote hunting is not permitted at Land Between The Lakes.

Information is also available at the Golden Pond Visitor Center year-round, or North and South Welcome Stations, Wednesday through Sunday during November. Hunters can also call 270.924.2000 or 800.525.7077 and follow the prompts for hunting information.

North and South Welcome stations will close for the season beginning December 1st and reopen Wednesday through Sunday in March. Golden Pond Visitor Center will remain open daily, 9:00am-5:00pm (CST).

About Land Between the Lakes

Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area manages more than 170,000 acres in western Kentucky and Tennessee as part of the U.S. Forest Service and the Department of Agriculture’s public lands program. Land Between The Lakes offers outdoor recreation, lake access, land management, and environmental education to over 1.4 million visitors annually. The Friends of Land Between The Lakes works in partnership with the Forest Service providing program services, funds development, and volunteer support.

To find more information about Land Between The Lakes, log on to the official website at or call toll-free at 1.800.LBL.7077 or local at 270.924.2000. For more information on the Friends of Land Between The Lakes, log on to To subscribe to the official electronic newsletter, send an email to .

Land Between The Lakes official Twitter accounts include @LBLScreechOwl, @LBLNature, @LBLHomeplace, and @LandBtwnLakes, and Pinterest Photos are available on Flickr for downloading at

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