Kentucky Tourism

Gathering of the Eagles Gilbertsville, KY

  • Gathering of the Eagles


113 Administration Drive
Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park
Gilbertsville, KY 42044

Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park is continuing a rich tradition in hosting The Gathering of the Eagles, a weekends dedicated to our national symbol, the Bald Eagle.  When the weather starts to turn cold Bald Eagles from the north migrate south in search of ample food supplies.  Kentucky State Parks takes this opportunity to arrange special field outings to view the majestic bird in the wild.

Two different tour option are available through KY Dam Village.

Luxury Boat Tours-$50/person

Experience the beauty of KY Lake on board a luxury cruise ship while you view a diverse range of wildlife from the comfort of indoor cabins and outdoor decks.  Interpretive staff rom KY Dept. of Parks and KY Dept. of Fish and Wildlife will be available to assist in spotting these magnificent birds and to answer questions.

Saturday, January 21, 2017--Departs at 8 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.

Sunday, January 22, 2017--Departs at 8 a.m.

Ballard Wildlife Management Area Bus Tour- $45/person

Join us for a exclusive tour of Ballard WMA lead by interpreters from KY Fish and Wildlife and KY State Parks.  Transportation from the park to the site and snacks will be provided.

Saturday, January 21, 2017--Departs at 7:30 a.m.

Sunday, January 22, 2017--Departs at 7:30 a.m.

Included in the price of both tours are the below interpretive evening programs.

Eagles in Kentucky

Friday, January 20, 2017

7:00 p.m.

LIVE Birds of Prey Program

Saturday, January 21, 2017

7:00 p.m.

Call 1-800-325-0146 to reserve your tour.

Laura Jackson
Gilbertsville, KY
Jan 20 - Jan 22, 2017