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Espinazo Del Diablo Road Bike Race July 30 in LBL

July 21, 2016 | LBL press release

The Espinazo Del Diablo Road Bike Race will be Saturday, July 30, in Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area.

Online registration will be available at http://www.tbra.org/raceschedule.php?year=2016&raceid=2401 until July 28, at 10pm. Online registrants will receive $10 off race day price. Onsite registration opens at 7am on race day.

“This race utilizes many of our paved roads across the recreation area. It’s an excellent event we are proud to host for the past 3 years,” says Kyle Varel, Land Between the Lakes Trails Manager.

Road bikers will be on Ft. Henry Road, Woodlands Trace National Scenic Byway, and Forest Service Roads 206, 165, and 172. Visitors traveling roads within Land Between the Lakes are asked to use caution and stay alert for bikers and traffic controls. Start and finish lines will be at the Hwy 79 and Ft. Henry Road intersection.

The first race begins at 8am and will be divided into several different classes and distances based on experience. See the race flyer for more details, https://www.usacycling.org/events/getflyer.php?permit=2016-1842.

 

In Flight
Photo by John Mitchell

Gliding gracefully over the water, this heron keeps a stealthy eye out for his next meal. Herons are one of the more common species of birds that can be seen at Kentucky Lake.