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NICKELL BRANCH BACKCOUNTRY AREA

Region Golden Pond, Kentucky - Western Waterlands
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One of 16 designated Backcountry areas with boat ramps, picnic tables, grills, trash pickup and chemical toilets in Land Between The Lakes. Backcountry Camping Permits are required for all users 18 years and older. One to three-day permits are available for $5 per person, yearly permits are $20 per person and may be purchased at the Golden Pond Visitor Center and Wranglers Campground year round, and North and South Welcome Stations, Rushing Creek, Hillman Ferry, Piney and Energy Lake Campgrounds from March 1 - November 30.

AMENITIES
  • Boat Launch
  • Number of Improved Sites: 13
  • Number of Sites: 13
  • Pets Accepted
  • Primitive Camping
  • RV Sites
  • Swimming
  • Tents Welcome
GETTING HERE
Follow signage on The Trace
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