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Land Between the Lakes Expands List of ?Recreation Sites Temporarily Shut Down

 

Land Between the Lakes - LBLLand Between the Lakes, KY/TN – To protect public health and align with federal, state, and local guidance to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area (LBL) officials have announced the temporary shutdown of facilities, campgrounds, and developed camping areas for the safety of visitors and staff.

These measures are temporary but effective immediately. A date for reopening recreation areas is currently undetermined.

LBL's Homeplace 1850s Working Farm and Living History Museum temporary shutdown.

LBL’s Homeplace 1850s Working Farm and Living History Museum temporary shutdown.

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Land Between the Lake releases Late Fall & Winter Operation Schedule

 

Land Between the Lakes - LBLLand Between the Lakes, KY/TN – Visitor facilities at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area began late fall and winter operation schedules in November.

Homeplace 1850s Working Farm and Woodlands Nature Station will offer various guided programs, including the popular Bald Eagle Van and River Cruise Tours. Starting November 25th, Planetarium visitors will experience vivid laser lights set to holiday music and other holiday shows digitally projected on a 40-foot dome. Groups of 10 or more can make reservations any time by calling 270.924.2020.

The Homeplace at Land Between the Lakes. (Kelly Best Bennett)

The Homeplace at Land Between the Lakes. (Kelly Best Bennett)

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Elk Begin Bugling at Land Between the Lakes

 

Land Between the Lakes - LBLLand Between the Lakes, KY/TN – Hear elk bugle during mating season in September at Land Between the Lakes. The Elk & Bison Prairie is open seven days a week, from dawn to dusk, and features a 3.5-mile paved loop with interpretive stops along the drive.

Passes cost $5.00 per vehicle and can be purchased at the Elk & Bison Prairie entrance gate or at any Land Between the Lakes day-use facility.

An elk bull bugling proudly as he maintains a nice harem of eligible female elk. (Ray Stainfield)

An elk bull bugling proudly as he maintains a nice harem of eligible female elk. (Ray Stainfield)

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Land Between The Lakes Administrative Office and Golden Pond Visitor Center Change to Holiday Schedule

 

Land Between the Lakes - LBLGolden Pond, KY – The Golden Pond Visitor Center and Administrative Office at Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area will have modified hours during the 2014 holiday season.

The Elk & Bison Prairie, Wranglers Campground, and Turkey Bay OHV Area & Trails remain open during the holidays.

LBL's Wranglers Campground. (Land Between the Lakes)

LBL’s Wranglers Campground. (Land Between the Lakes)

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2014 Land Between The Lakes Calendar and Resource Guide available online

 

Land Between the Lakes - LBLGolden Pond, KY – Land Between The Lakes has experienced several budget reductions since 2012. In an effort to reduce our spending, the Calendar of Events will no longer be available in a print edition. All events will be posted online at www.lbl.org on our Calendar of Events page.

Events can also be found in the new 2014 Land Between The Lakes Calendar and Resource Guide.

LBL's Wranglers Campground. (Land Between the Lakes)

LBL’s Wranglers Campground. (Land Between the Lakes)

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Land Between the Lakes Welcomes Spring with 2014 Season Opening

 

Land Between the Lakes - LBLGolden Pond, KY – Land Between The Lakes (LBL) National Recreation Area began its 2014 operations today, Saturday, March 1st, by opening several popular visitor attractions.

The Homeplace, Woodlands Nature Station, and North and South Welcome Stations opened their doors March 1st, along with Energy Lake, Hillman Ferry, and Piney Campgrounds. The Homeplace, Woodlands Nature Station, and North and South Welcome Stations will be open Wednesday through Sunday during March, then open seven days a week beginning April 1st.

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

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

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LBL Reopens Following Power Outage

 

Land Between the Lakes - LBLGolden Pond, KY – Electric, phone, and water services have been restored at Land Between The Lakes (LBL) National Recreation Area.

The Administrative Office, Wranglers Campground, and the Golden Pond Visitor Center and Planetarium have reopened. The Elk & Bison Prairie will remain closed until ice-packed road conditions improve. «Read the rest of this article»

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LBL Honors 20th Annual National Public Lands Day

 

Land Between the Lakes - LBLGolden Pond, KY – Celebrate your public lands on Saturday, September 28th. Land Between The Lakes (LBL) National Recreation Area will waive fees at participating day-use facilities and have a trail clean-up opportunity in honor of National Public Lands Day.

General admission to The Homeplace, Woodlands Nature Station, Elk & Bison Prairie, and the Golden Pond Planetarium show at 1:00pm will be free. Also, Wranglers Campground will waive day-use riding fees. «Read the rest of this article»

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Hear Fall Bugling and Enjoy Elk Calves at LBL’s Elk and Bison Prairie

 

Land Between the Lakes - LBLGolden Pond, KY – Land Between The Lakes (LBL) National Recreation Area invites everyone to experience the annual magic of elk bugling in the Elk & Bison Prairie. The bugle, which actually sounds more like a loud squeal, is the mating call of the mature bull elk.

Since elk were introduced into the 700-acre prairie in February 1996, biologists eagerly anticipate the start of “bugling season” each fall.

Bull Elk at Land Between the Lakes. (Sherry Bailey)

Bull Elk at Land Between the Lakes. (Sherry Bailey)

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Land Between The Lakes Facilities Re-open for 2013 Season

 

Land Between the LakesGolden Pond, KY – Land Between The Lakes (LBL) National Recreation Area begins its 2013 operations on Friday, March 1st, by opening several popular visitor attractions.

The Homeplace, Woodlands Nature Station, and North and South Welcome Stations open their doors March 1st, along with Energy Lake, Hillman Ferry and Piney Campgrounds. The Homeplace, Woodlands Nature Station, and North and South Welcome Stations will be open Wednesday through Sunday during March, then open seven days a week beginning April 1st. «Read the rest of this article»

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