In order to provide a fun and safe recreation experience for all visitors, Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area has accessible features at each of the large developed campgrounds, visitor center, and day-use facilities.
If you have questions about accessibility, contact us at 270-924-2000 or 800-525-7077.
Long Creek Trail, located between Honker Lake and Hematite Lake, offers a 1/4 mile paved path on a flat surface into one of our most prolific areas for wildlife viewing.
North Welcome Station – A 2-mile paved trail runs between the North Welcome Station and Hillman Ferry Campground Road.
Hillman Ferry Campground – Five accessible campsites and four accessible toilet/shower buildings. The sites are located in close proximity to the shower buildings. The shelter building is accessible. The Outpost and paved trail can be accessed by persons with disabilities. Accessible features may be found throughout the campground, such as fire rings and picnic tables.
Piney Campground – Eleven accessible campsites and eight accessible toilet/shower buildings. The sites are located in close proximity to the shower buildings. The Outpost is accessible. Accessible features may be found throughout the campground, such as fire rings and picnic tables.
Energy Lake Campground – Four accessible campsites and three toilet/shower buildings. The campsites are located in close proximity to the shower buildings.
Wranglers Campground – One accessible campsite and one accessible shower. The campsite is located in close proximity to the shower building. There are two accessible horse mounting ramps. In addition, there are approximately 30 accessible fire rings and picnic tables throughout the campground. Two accessible vault toilets.
Brandon Spring Group Center – Brandon offers six accessible dormitories. Call 931-232-7405 for more information.
Turkey Bay Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Area – Accessible gatehouse and vault toilet building.
Elk & Bison Prairie is accessible in a closed vehicle.
South Bison Range is accessible as is the nearby Great Western Furnace.
Golden Pond Visitor Center and Planetarium
The Visitor Center, Pavilion, Planetarium, and Observatory are accessible.
North and South Welcome Stations are both accessible.
Homeplace – The building is accessible. The trail to the farm and the farm itself offers a flat, concrete surface for persons with disabilities and ramps into the Double and Single Pen homes. To confirm, call 931-232-6457.
Woodlands Nature Station – The building is accessible. The backyard trail can be challenging as it sits on a slope. Call if questions at 270-924-2299.
Easy bank fishing can be accessed at:
- Devil’s Elbow Day Use Area (68/80)
- Energy Dam (FS RD 134)
- Fenton boat ramp/jetty (68/80)
- Gatlin Point (FS RD 229-Access to Bards Lake and Barkley Lake)
- Willow Bay (FS RD 108)
Accessible Vault Toilet Buildings
- Nickell Branch
- Twin Lakes
- North Welcome Station
- Demumbers Bay
- Birmingham Ferry (2)
- Smith Bay
- Pisgah Point
- Star Camp Picnic Area
- Sugar Bay
- Taylor Bay
- Hematite Picnic Area
- Energy Dam Day Use
- Devil’s Elbow Day Use
- Golden Pond Shooting Range
- Redd Hollow
- Colson Overlook Picnic Area
- Neville Bay
- Boswell Landing
- South Welcome Station
- Gatlin Point (2)
- Golden Pond Trail Head
- Moss Creek Day Use
- Colson Hollow