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Picnic Areas in Land Between the Lakes

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What better place to gather for a picnic or just enjoy a snack outside than in the beautiful scenery of Land Between The Lakes?

LBL is home to several designated picnic areas equipped with picnic tables, chemical toilets, and grills.  The list of designated areas includes:

  • Bison Range (south range)
  • Cedar Pond
  • Colson Overlook
  • Hematite Lake
  • Jenny Ridge
  • Moss Creek (April thru September)
  • Star Camp
  • Gatlin Point
LBL also features open-air pavilions at Fenton, the Golden Pond Visitor Center, The Homeplace 1850, and the Woodlands Nature Station.  To make reservations or for more information, visit the official website.

Note:  ExploreKentuckyLake.com is not the official site of the Land Between The Lakes. You can access their official site here.


Hematite Lake
Photo by Shawn Dunnaway

One of the hidden gems is this beautiful small lake in Land Between The Lakes. This shallow lake features lily pads, abundant wildlife, and a two-mile trail circling the lake. The trail in the back features a unique boardwalk.