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TRS Event TRS 25th Anniversary Fall Adventure - Land Between The Lakes - September 5th – 8th, 2024


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For 2024 The Ranger Station will be returning to the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area in Kentucky for our Fall Adventure and 25th Anniversary.

As part of America’s great outdoors since 1963, Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area manages over 170,000 acres of forests, wetlands, and open lands on a peninsula between Kentucky and Barkley lakes in Western Kentucky and Tennessee. This family-friendly recreation area offers one of the largest blocks of undeveloped forest in the eastern United States.

This is a beautiful area where people can explore, boat, camp, and fish. People also enjoy the authentic experiences provided by Woodlands Nature Station, Elk & Bison Prairie, Homeplace 1850s Working Farm, and Golden Pond Planetarium and Observatory. The Fort Donelson Civil War for and Casey Jones Distillery are also nearby.

Because of the various opportunities here, there should be something for everyone. Bring the family!

For more information about Land Between the Lakes Check Out:

landbetweenthelakes.us/

Where: Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area – Kentucky

When: September 5th – 8th, 2024

Official Event Page: TRS 25th Anniversary Fall Adventure

Last Years Event:

For a look at last years event check out:

2023 TRS Fall Adventure - Land Between The Lakes (Event Coverage)

TRS 2023 Fall Adventure – Land Between The Lakes (Forum Discussion)

Who's Attending:

Jim Oaks
Uncle Gump
Snoranger
Sgtsandman & Jessica
bobbywalter + 3 and holding
ericbphoto
Robertmangrum.rm & Zane
SenorNoob +1?
22RangerTremor
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97RangerXLT and possibly David
lil_Blue_Ford and possibly +1
TechMouse
r-hindl71
mhoward +2
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Lilbronco +1
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I'm looking forward to it again. I'm gonna be doing some small day trips to try and find some cool routes for trail rides if anyone would like to join I will make sure and post dates.
 

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As long as the vacation request is approved, this is a go. Jessica is coming along. Unknown on her daughter just yet. If her daughter comes along, it will have to be the 2019 for the meet. Which means, the 2019 is going to need new shoes and the trailer will probably come for the ride to haul the camping gear. It will get figured out.
 

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Have you started a list of people coming?
See above.



Just post that you will be attending and a moderator will edit the post and add your name to the list. If you will be bringing anyone, please let us know so we can try to keep an accurate count.
 
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See above.



Just post that you will be attending and a moderator will edit the post and add your name to the list. If you will be bringing anyone, please let us know so we can try to keep an accurate count.
Well I've already put in for the whole week off before for well, you know why. I'm pretty sure I'll be bringing Zane as well
 

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Well I've already put in for the whole week off before for well, you know why. I'm pretty sure I'll be bringing Zane as well
I'm taking the whole week and the week after because I'll be wanting more than a week away from work by then. We'll probably not be showing up until late Thursday but hopefully before dark. Being that it's more than me, I have another person or persons to wait on getting their act together and I'll be bringing more stuff.
 

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I wonder if that Jim guy from Texas will be there.
You mean the guy that started this thread? I don't see his name on the list. Someone's going to get fired.
 

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I just added it to my Google calendar. Will be requesting some time off as soon as I get back to work. Supposed to have been tonight but we got called off for weather.

Hopefully by then I'll have major repairs done to the truck
 

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You mean the guy that started this thread? I don't see his name on the list. Someone's going to get fired.
We had you on the list, but Justin erased you.
 

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