Kentucky Tourism

Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park


5970 State Park Road
Burkesville, KY 42717
Toll Free: (800) 325-2282

Sales Contact

Ruth Hadley
Email: [email protected]

The view of one of the state’s clearest lakes from the Mary Oaken Lodge, the newest lodge in the park system, is nothing less than spectacular.

Site Features


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 event.

Click here to download Dale Hollow Lake's Event Planner (Adobe PDF)



The cliff top lodge, built of limestone and massive timbers, sits high on a bluff overlooking the 28,000-acre lake and surrounding woodlands.

The 60 guest rooms feature private balconies and patios. Accommodation rates for groups of ten or more are available by contacting the park's sales representative.


Thousands of acres of pristine forest insulate the 145-site campground from the cares and hassles of the everyday world (utility hookups are available). Twenty four of these campsites are set aside for campers with horses, and a new country store is located at the entrance to the campground just beside the miniature golf. Here you will find grocery Exterior of camping cabinitems, toiletries, souvenirs, supplies, and firewood. Open seasonally, with campground.

Don't have a tent or RV of your own? Six new camping cabins with bunks and air conditioning are available for anyone looking for a camp experience. Save yours by making a reservation today!


The Ray Mullinix Convention Center at Dale Hollow is located on Kentucky’s southern border with a view of the state’s clearest lakes is nothing less than spectacular on Dale Hollow Lake. The Convention Center offers architectural features that include a stone exterior, cedar siding and a dramatic glass corridor. The separate entrance into the meeting area from the parking lot offers convenience for those attending events that are held in either the main meeting rooms or the outdoor deck. The Convention Center has a number of meeting rooms for all types of groups. The convention center will accommodate up to 250 people, the meeting space can be split into three different meeting areas. There is also a covered terrace that has a breath taking view of the blue waters of Dale Hollow which is great for break out meetings. The convention center is connected to the main lodge where the dining room is located. The private dining area can be rented by the hour for meetings and or planned meals. The park offers catering to all rentable areas on the park. The picnic shelter is another great place to hold special events for your group. The shelter is located in a wooded area at the end of a black top road, which is rentable per day. Dale Hollow has 60 lodge rooms and full service catering is available to all rentable areas on the park. Enjoy the beauty of our 18 hole golf course during your stay.

Things To Do

  • Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park Golf Course
  • Outdoor Pool (Seasonal)
  • Spear Fishing
  • Hiking Trails (15 miles)
  • Mountain Bike Trails
  • Mini Golf
  • Planned Recreation/Naturalist Activities
  • Fishing
  • Playground
  • Picnic Tables
  • Cindy Cave Tours
  • Water Skiing (Seasonal)