Kentucky Tourism

Green River Lake Campbellsville, KY


Green River Lake State Park
179 Park Office Rd.
Campbellsville, KY 42718
Park Manager: Wesley Lanham
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The Army Corps of Engineers started construction of a dam in 1964 and Green River Lake State Park opened in 1969. With 1,331 acres of land along with the 8,200-acre lake. The park has many attractions for those who love nature and wish to experience the beauty that is found in the Campbellsville, Kentucky area.

Park options include an 18-hole miniature golf course, hiking trails, a beach, picnic area, and a playground. The lake's marina has a restaurant, boat slips, and rentals for different types of boats. The lake abounds in bass, bluegill, catfish, and crappie.


A 167-site RV campground with grocery, dump station, and three central service buildings with showers, rest rooms, and a laundry facility is available. We also offer 60 Primitive tent campsites.

Click here for RV campground reservations and for family or primitive tent camping.


With 28 miles of multipurpose trails for hiking, mountain biking or horseback riding, you'll find great ideas for fun and exercise while exploring the natural beauty of Green River Lake State Park.

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A variety of species await you such as white, largemouth, smallmouth, and Kentucky bass, bluegill crappie and muskie. Plan your fishing trip and improve your success with the KY Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources fishing forecast.
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200 covered slips are available, rental houseboats, fishing boats, ski boats, jet skis and pontoon boats. Open March through November.

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Hours of Operation

Park Grounds
Open all year.

Campground Reservations
Reservations can be made April 1 - Nov 12. Click here to reserve your campsite online.

Walk-In Camping
November 13 - December 31 and March 15 - 31; walk-in only, first come first served.