Kentucky Tourism

Nolin Lake Mammoth Cave, KY

  • Country Store
  • Courtesy Dock
  • Beach
  • Campground
  • Tent Camping
  • Campground Entrance
  • Kids Swimming


Nolin Lake State Park
2998 Brier Creek Road
Mammoth Cave, KY 42259
Park Manager: Tammie Honeycutt 
BoatingCampingFishingHikingPlaygroundsSwimmingWildlife Viewing

CALL: 270-286-4240 Nolin Lake is popular with boaters and fishermen alike, and campers will enjoy the new Nolin Lake Campground, featuring 32 camp sites with water and electricity. This facility opened in May of 2001.

There are 32 camp sites with water and electricity, 40 primitive sites, a restroom/shower building, laundry facilities and dump station. A new playground is located by the sites. Three sites have been adapted for the disabled. Open April-October. Pets are allowed if restrained. Basic camping supplies can be purchased at the registration booth. You can now make reservations by calling 1-888-4KY-PARK.



Bass, walleye, catfish and crappie are the prize catches at Nolin Lake. There is a launching ramp on the park, so come on out!

Plan your fishing trip and improve your success with the KY Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources fishing forecast.
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Hours of Operation

Park Grounds
Open all year.

Open April 1 - October 31.