- Associated Press - Friday, September 23, 2016

WINCHESTER, Ky. (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is waiving fees at several recreation areas in the Daniel Boone National Forest as part of National Public Lands Day.

The Forest Service says in a statement that no fees will be charged Saturday to overnight campers in the Red River Gorge backcountry, Barren Fork Horse Camp in McCreary County or Bee Rock Campground along the Rockcastle River.

In addition, no fees will be charged at boat ramps outside of developed campgrounds at Cave Run Lake and Laurel River lake or at Natural Arch Scenic Area, Appletree Shooting Range, Redbird Crest Trail or White Sulphur ATV Trail.

The forest service says it encourages people to participate in National Public Lands Day.

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