camping vehicles at Grayson lake campground at sunrise

Camper Appreciation Weekend




All Kentucky State Park campgrounds will be offering two nights of camping for the price of one during our annual Camper Appreciation Weekend April 29-May 1!  This list compiled from the Kentucky State Parks online calendar of events allows campers to see what activities parks are planning for their guests during Camper Appreciation Weekend.


Cumberland Falls State Resort Park

Do you need an excuse to go camping? How about paying for Friday Night and getting Saturday Night for FREE during Camper Appreciation Weekend! In addition to this special offer we will have fun programing for you to participate in all weekend long!


April 29 at 4 p.m. -- We will kick the weekend off with a 1 mile guided hike from Ridge Line Campground to Cumberland Falls. We will meet at the campground store and start on trail 5 and connect to trail 2 that leads along the river to the waterfall. Each participant will receive a photo copy of a map in case they would like to hike back up to the campground. A shuttle will also be provided if they would like a ride back to the campground instead of hiking.


 April 30 from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. -- Annual PRIDE cleanup of the falls area and Hwy 90. Meet at the giftshop area at 8am to register and pick up your safety equipment. Anyone is welcome to participate in the cleanup. We recommend wearing pants and close toe shoes. If you stay till the end you get a chance to win one of our door prizes!


May 1 at 11 a.m. -- Scavenger hunt prizes at the Campground Store! If you want to participate, pick up the scavenger hunt upon your arrival. Bring you completed scavenger hunt to the campground store no later than 11am on May 1st to receive your prize!


To make your camping reservation please visit and for more information please call 606-528-4121.


Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park

Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park invites you to come and camp two nights for the price of one during Campers Appreciation Weekend, April 29 – 30, 2022! Kick off this year's camping season with a weekend of planned activities, including hikes, crafts and more! Reservations can by made online via Reserve America. Learn more by calling (270) 433-7431.


Ft. Boonesborough State Park

Pay for Friday night and get Saturday night FREE. We have so much fun that we start the weekend early on Thursday night with bingo and then the fun continues with scheduled times for bonfires, free putt-putt and tours, hikes, entertainment, and lots more activities. There is a free continental breakfast on Sunday. This event is for registered campers only. Call (859) 527-3454 for more info!


General Butler State Resort Park

We are kicking off the camping season with our annual Camper Appreciation weekend! Book your site and be prepared for a great, fun filled weekend. Call (502) 732-4384 for details.


Natural Bridge State Resort Park

There will be scheduled programs all day Friday April 29th and Saturday April 30th! Enjoy a live turtle talk, tie dye, guided hikes, bingo, and more! There will be a program schedule available in both campgrounds so you and your family can join in on the fun! This event is for registered campers only. For questions call (606) 663-2214.