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There are 30 campgrounds in the Kentucky State Park system, spread out across the state so you’re not too far from being able to enjoy the outdoors. Four parks – Dale Hollow Lake, Pennyrile Forest, Taylorsville Lake and Carter Caves – also offer equestrian-friendly sites. 
 

Each public campsite facility offers amenities such as restrooms, trail access, RV electric and water hookups, a fire ring, table and more — all in a beautiful setting with affordable rates. 

 

Year-round campgrounds are: Carter Caves State Resort ParkColumbus Belmont State ParkFort Boonesborough State ParkGeneral Butler State Resort ParkGreenbo Lake State Resort ParkPaintsville Lake State Park, and Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park (equestrian sites only). Due to weather, Kentucky State Parks cannot guarantee the availability of water or other resources at our campgrounds during inclement weather months when freezing temperatures are possible. Please contact the park directly for available resources if traveling during months that are conducive to freezing temperatures. Water restrictions may apply.

 

Reserve your Kentucky State Park campsite today and enjoy the adventure of living outdoors for a few days!

 

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Camper Appreciation Weekend  - April 24-26, 2020

Buy Friday night, get Saturday night FREE!
Enjoy various activities at our campgrounds to show our appreciation as we kick off the 2020 camping season!
Book online or by calling 888-KYPARKS.

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Surrounded by rolling, tree-covered hills, the lodge overlooks the beautiful 10,000-acre lake. The lodge has 51 rooms and offers full amenities. Open year-round. Rooms are…
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Big Bone Lick’s museum exhibits are fresh and new! The park, in cooperation with the Friends of Big Bone and the Cincinnati Museum Center, worked together to create and produce…
Northern Kentucky River Region
Northern Kentucky River Region
The perfect backdrop for your special event. Look no further than Blue Licks Battlefield SRP to create a comfortable, scenic, memorable day for you and your guests. Rich in…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
180 million years ago, during the age of dinosaurs, in an area now lying across Kentucky and Virginia, a vast inland sea receded, leaving in its wake a veritable cradle of botany.…
Kentucky Appalachians
Kentucky Appalachians
Carr Creek Lake was once home to some of the area's earliest pioneer settlements as early as the 1770s.Carr Fork, a tributary of the North Fork of the Kentucky River, is located…
Daniel Boone Country
Daniel Boone Country
This beautiful fieldstone lodge offers 28 rooms with full amenities. Each room features a private balcony or patio overlooking the surrounding woodlands. Rooms available by late…
Kentucky Appalachians
Kentucky Appalachians
Groups appreciate the opportunity to get away from the hustle and bustle of urban life at the small, scenic park perched above the Mississippi River. The park’s modern activity…
Western Waterlands
Western Waterlands
DuPont LodgeThe solid hemlock beams and knotty pine paneling complement the massive stone fireplaces in historic DuPont Lodge, one of the most beautiful state park lodges.…
Daniel Boone Country
Daniel Boone Country
Located on Kentucky's southern border, this resort park offers a vast, unspoiled wilderness to refresh and rejuvenate the senses, and serves as an ideal host for your next…
Kentucky's Southern Shorelines
Kentucky's Southern Shorelines
When Daniel Boone and his men reached the Kentucky River on April 1, 1775, they quickly moved to establish Kentucky’s second settlement – the site still known as Fort…
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region
Bluegrass, Horses, Bourbon & Boone Region