How do you camp at LBL?
Basic and Dispersed Permits: You may camp almost anywhere in Land Between the Lakes. A Basic Camping Permit is required for each person 18 and over when camping in Basic Camping Facilities. A Dispersed Camping Permit is required when camping in non-designated areas of the recreation area.
Is Land Between the Lakes free?
Land Between the Lakes offers picnic areas, hiking trails, and other day-use areas for free to visitors. Land Between the Lakes accepts the following Interagency Passes: Senior Pass, Access Pass, Military Pass.
Are there bears in Land Between the Lakes?
Bobcats and black bears live on the LBL, as do red wolves, though these you’ll see only at the Nature Station, as the beautiful canids were declared biologically extinct in the wild more than 30 years ago (now red wolf/coyote hybridization programs keep the line going). Buffalo roam on the 200-acre South Bison Range.
Who owns land between the lakes?
|Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area|
|Area||171,280 acres (688 km2)|
|Governing body||United States Forest Service|
|Website||Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area|
Can you carry a gun in Land Between the Lakes?
A. Any weapon carried while hunting must be limited to those legal for hunting the game pursued according to state regulations. If the weapon being carried for self-defense is legal for hunting a game animal that is in season and that the hunter is licensed to hunt on LBL, then it would be permissible.
Is LBL a national park?
Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area is a United States national recreation area in Kentucky and Tennessee between Lake Barkley and Kentucky Lake. It was designated as a national recreation area in 1963 by President John F. Kennedy.
What is the land between two lakes called?
As the name implies, LBL is literally the land between two lakes, but was once known as the ‘land between the rivers’ because of its position between the Tennessee and Cumberland.