Kentucky Tourism

Dale Hollow Lake Burkesville, KY


Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park
5970 State Park Rd.
Burkesville, KY 42717
Park Manager: Joe Mounce
BikingBoatingCampingCaves/SpelunkingFishingGolfHikingHorseback RidingMini GolfPlaygroundsSportsSwimmingWildlife Viewing

Lodging & Camping

The Mary Ray Oaken Lodge, built of limestone and massive timbers, sits high atop a bluff overlooking the 28,000-acre lake and surrounding woodlands.

The 60 guest rooms feature private balconies and patios to enjoy the view from the cliff. Rooms are available by late afternoon. Lodge room check-out by 11:00am, local time. Pets are allowed. Click here to review our pet policy.

Twenty-four of the 145 camp sites surrounded by a pristine forest have been set aside for campers — horses are welcome. If you don’t have a tent or RV, reserve a cabin (with bunk beds and AC).

Click here to Reserve A Lodge Room
Click here for Camping/Camping Bunker (single-room cabin w/ AC & bunkbeds, guests need to bring sleeping bags and pillows) Reservations


Located on Kentucky's southern border, this lake resort park offers a vast, unspoiled wilderness to refresh and rejuvenate the senses, and serves as an ideal host for your next event.

Click here for Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park's Meetings site.

Island View Restaurant

Enjoy a variety of menu selections from traditional Kentucky cuisine to skillfully prepared dishes from around the world.

To add to the atmosphere, the restaurant has three walls of glass that allows you to sit back and embrace the breathtaking view of Dale Hollow Lake and its astonishing islands. A private area of the restaurant can accommodate banquets and meetings up to 50 guests. As a supporter of Kentucky Proud program we utilize locally grown meats and produce when available.

Restaurant Hours

6:30am to 10:00am

11:30am to 4:30pm

5:00pm to 8:00pm / 9:00 p.m. (Friday & Saturday) May/September/October
5:00pm to 9:00pm (Memorial Day Weekend – Labor Day Weekend)

Restaurant Menus

Breakfast Menu Adobe PDF Document
Lunch and Dinner Menu Adobe PDF Document
Kid's Menu Adobe PDF Document


Consistently ranked as one of the top ten courses in Kentucky, Dale Hollow Lake offers 18 holes of rolling scenic fairways. Designed by Brian Ault and built in 2003, this stunning par 72 course offers a challenge for players of every level. The course also features practice greens and a driving range.

Click here for more information on Getaway to Golf packages, Trail Cards and Greens Fees!!! 

Fishing & Boating


Plan your fishing trip and improve your success with the KY Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources fishing forecast.
Click here to view. Adobe PDF Document


Dale Hollow Lake State Park Marina's state-of-the-art facility has nearly 200 slips of various sizes and accommodations that have just the right fit for your needs.

Click here to visit their web site.