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White Lightning Mountain Bike Race

June 01, 2015 | Press Release from Land Between The Lakes

Endurance-Plus will sponsor the White Lightning mountain bike race Sunday, June 7, at Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area. Online registration will be available at www.bikereg.com/white-lightning-xc through June 4 at 11pm. Online registrants will receive $10 off race day price. Onsite registration will be available Sunday, June 7, beginning at 7:30am.

“The challenging terrain on Canal Loop makes it a very popular trail with the mountain biking community,” said Kyle Varel, Land Between The Lakes Trails and OHV Assistant Manager.

Races cover 11 miles of varied terrain along Canal Loop Trail and are scheduled throughout the day. The first race begins at 8:45am. The event will be divided into several different classes and distances based on experience.

For more information on the White Lightning Mountain Bike Race, visitwww.endurance-plus.net/white-lightning.html, contact Justin Harrison at 270-703-1893, or email justin@endurance-plus.net.

The following link will take you to Flickr where you will find the photo included in this news release, along with photo credit, caption, and additional photos for downloading: https://www.flickr.com/photos/lblkytn/sets.

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 www.landbetweenthelakes.us 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 www.friendsoflbl.org. To subscribe to the official electronic newsletter, send an email to LBLinfo@fs.fed.us. Land Between The Lakes official Twitter accounts include @LBLScreechOwl, @LBLNature,@LBLHomeplace, and @LandBtwnLakes, and Pinterest www.pinterest.com/lblnra.

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Eagle Eye View
Photo by Ray Stainfield

This eagle has "puffed up" his feathers to appear more threatening. He hopes to intimidate a nearby enemy.