We've put together some great gift ideas for you to better plan and shop for the holidays at Kentucky State Parks.
Barren River Lake State Resort Park
will offer its Nature Watch Weekends
for sandhill cranes, Jan. 25-27 and Feb. 8-10. Participants can register for morning or afternoon trips led by naturalists. Registration is $30 per adult, $18 for ages 8-12 and includes an evening session, a sunrise or sunset field trip, boxed meal and a T-shirt. Call the park at 1-800-325-0057 for information and reservations.
Elk Viewing Tours
resume at Jenny Wiley State Resort Park
in Prestonsburg and Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park
in Buckhorn in January, and continue in February and March. This is one of several excellent wildlife viewing tours offered by the Kentucky State Parks. Call the parks for details and reservations. (Jenny Wiley is 1-800-325-0142; Buckhorn Lake is 1-800-325-0058.)
New Year's Eve Package
Lake Barkley Bash
Dec. 31, 2012 - Jan. 1, 2013
Only $255 per couple, + tax
Ring in the new year and dance the night away with friends and family along the shores of Lake Barkley.
• Overnight lodging in a lake view room
• Dinner buffet for two
• Dance featuring live music from Nashville-based band Top Tier
• Drinks and snacks during dance
• Breakfast buffet for two
This event is for people 21 and older. No outside alcohol is permitted. To purchase package and for more information, call 270-924-1131.
Commonwealth Getaway Package
Only $149 + tax
• Lodge room (1 night, double occupancy)
• 1 Dinner for two people
• 1 Breakfast for two people
• 1 Lunch for two people
To order this Getaway Package, call one of our sales representatives at 800-255-7275, Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm.
Gratuity is included. Subject to availability. Not valid during special events or holiday weekends. Valid at all resort parks except Pine Mountain or Natural Bridge during October. Non-refundable, non-transferable and non-renewable.
Overnight Golf Packages
Available for Barren River Lake and Kentucky Dam Village.
View Barren River Lake's golf site here.
View Kentucky Dam Village's golf site here.
• One night in lodge room (single occupancy $79, double occupancy $118)
• One round of golf.
• Golf cart.
Call Barren River Lake at (800) 325-0057, or Kentucky Dam Village at (800) 325-0146 to purchase a gift certificate for the golfer on your list.
Golf Trail Cards
The Kentucky State Parks Golf Trail boasts twelve championship 18-hole courses, six 9-hole courses .. all with a variety of challenging layouts and designs.
Our Trail Card gives you several options for affordable golf year round, and may be purchased at any Kentucky State Park golf course. Click here for options and pricing.
Unbridled Spirit Gift Cards can be used at state park lodges, cottages, campgrounds, golf courses, gift shops and restaurants. You can also use your gift cards at the Kentucky Horse Park, the Artisan Center at Berea and the Kentucky Historical Society.
These cards never lose their value and make excellent gifts. Click here to learn more.