NOTICE: The beach at Rough River Dam State Resort Park is temporarily closed. Kayak and paddleboard rentals are STILL AVAILABLE through September.
Beautiful lake views enhance the appeal of Rough River Dam State Park Lodge in Kentucky. Each of the 40 rooms features private patios or balconies and overlooks the lake. Rooms are available by late afternoon. Lodge room check-out by 11:00am, local time. Closed for seven days during Christmas holiday. We are now pet friendly! Click here to review our pet policy.
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Rough River Dam State Resort Park is surrounded by rolling countryside overlooking a 5,000 acre lake, creating a scenic location for your next event – be it a business meeting, reception or wedding.
Click here to visit Rough River's Meetings site.
Grayson's Landing Restaurant
Enjoy the panoramic views from our dining room and satisfy your dining pleasure with a variety of daily specials. Chef Calvin Bishop, the Rough River State Park chef, offers diversified menu options from Kentucky country ham to our scrumptious catfish. Throughout the year, we offer special themed dining. As a supporter of Kentucky Proud program we utilize locally grown meats and produce when available. The only thing we overlook is the lake!
+ / - Regular Hours
Dates: March 14 - November 27
Breakfast: Sun-Sat: 7 am-10 am
Lunch: Mon-Sat: 11 am-3 pm
Sun: 11:30 am - 3 pm
Dinner Sun-Thurs: 4:30 pm - 8 pm
Fri-Sat: 4:30 pm - 9 pm
+ / - Off Season Hours
Dates: November 28 - March 13
Saturday-Sunday breakfast 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Friday-Sunday lunch 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday-Saturday dinner 4:30 p.m., to 8 p.m.
Lunch and Dinner Menu
Fishing & Boating
Plan your fishing trip and improve your success with the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources fishing forecast.
Click here to view.
Rough River Lake is the perfect location for the water sports enthusiast. The marina offers 121 open slips, 29 open houseboat slips, 48 covered slips, and rental pontoon boats.
Airport / Aircamp
Coming to Rough River Dam State Park in Falls of Rough? Aviators can pitch a tent and camp near their aircraft at the airport air camp. The air camp has a central service building with showers and rest rooms. Open year-round. Rate $10.00 per night. No advance reservations. The park has a 3,200 foot paved and lit airstrip with tie downs. Aviation fuel not available.
Visit airnav.com for FAA information on Rough River Dam State Park Airport.
Through the dedicated work of our state park naturalists, Kentucky State Parks protect and preserve the natural beauty of Kentucky. Click here to visit Rough River Dam State Resort Park's Facebook page for more information.
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