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Sensational Spring Break planned at Woodlands Nature Station

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Spring Break is all about the bugs, birds and beasts at the Woodlands Nature Station at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area, with special kid-friendly activities planned through April 11.

Admission is $5 for kids ages 5-17, $7 for adults age 18 and up, and kids 4 and under are free. Nature Station is open everyday in April from 10 a.m. — 5 p.m.

Lead Naturalist John Pollpeter invites everyone “to come and see our giant alligator snappers, endangered red wolves, hooting owls, our bobcat, Barkley, and many of the other 55 other critters native to Land Between the Lakes up close for some cool encounters.” There will be special themed critter days throughout the week.

Themed days include:

• Wednesday, April 7- Marvelous Mammals

• Thursday, April 8- Raptors, UP Close

• Friday, April 9- Predators!

• Saturday, April 10- Nature’s Most Extreme!

• Sunday, April 11- Radical Reptiles

Call 270-924-2299 or visit for more details and specific programs.