Kentucky's Hunting Access Sites
Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area.
Location & Size: Trigg & Lyon counties, 107,594 acres
Contact (270) 924-2065
Area Habitat mostly forest: open land 3%, forest 92%, wetland 3%, open water 1%.
Entrance GPS coordinates: Latitude N 36.88675, Longitude W -88.08749
Directions & Description: Between Kentucky and Barkley lakes. Access by KY 453 (The Trace) and KY 80. Many secondary roads and trails within area.
Terrain varies from gently rolling to fairly steep; much of area is forested with many clearings, old farm sites, plantings.
Special hunting regulations. Scheduled field trials Sept. 1- March 31. For specific information, write Land Between the Lakes, Natural Resource Section, 100 Van Morgan Dr., Golden Pond, KY 42211-9001, or call (270) 924-2065. Hunter Use Permit ($20) required (Hunter Use Permit does NOT include LBL backcountry camping permit). Horseback riding on designated trails. Also hiking, camping, fishing, boating, nature and educational centers, captive elk and bison herd. Owned by U. S. Forest Service
Land Between The Lakes web site
2012-13 Kentucky Hunting and Trapping Guide (PDF), page 54
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