LBL To Close Turkey Bay Area For Storms

Dec 20, 2013

Forecasts of 3 to 5 inches of rainfall in the region beginning today has prompted officials at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area to temporarily close Turkey Bay Off-Highway Vehicle Area.

The area will be closed beginning this (Friday) morning, and staff will evaluate trail conditions as the weather improves.

To check trail conditions before heading to Land Between the Lakes, visit and click on "Alerts & Notices".

LBL says after heavy rainfall, visitors should note their surroundings on any of the area's hiking, biking and horseback riding trails to stay safe.