Kentucky Tourism

Nolin Lake Things To Do

Weather Conditions


Great Blue Heron, Canada Geese, & Wild Turkey are abundant during the camping season; Spring brings Sandhill Cranes, Canadian Geese, Wild Turkey, and the occasional Bald Eagle.


There is a launching ramp on the park.


There are 32 camp sites with water and electricity, 40 primitive sites, a restroom/shower building, laundry facilities and dump station. A playground is located nearby. Three sites have been adapted for the disabled. Pets are allowed if restrained.


Bass, walleye, catfish and crappie are the prize catches. A Kentucky Fishing License is required. Click here to purchase a license online at KY Dept. of Fish and Wildlife Resources.


A 1.6 mile hiking trail is open year-round that has a small waterfall when the conditions are right. This trail is a moderate exercise so please ensure that you have proper hiking shoes and water.


Picnic tables and grills are found in the picnic area. Restrooms are available at the office building. A picnic shelter is available for rent. Contact park office for information.


A sand beach curves along the shore of the lake. There are no restrooms or bathhouse facilities.