Kentucky Tourism

Nolin Lake Things To Do

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Approximately 9.2 miles completed, single track, plans to complete 9+ miles of trails for mountain biking and hiking, trailhead is located across form State Park campground, partnership with Southwest KyMBA, Corps of Engineers, Friends of Nolin Lake and Kentucky State Parks.


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.


Relax on our beach or take a dip in the lake! Severe weather can have an effect on beach closures. Please call the park in advanced for conditions.