Elk at sunrise

Wildlife Adventures

Kentucky Parks Wildlife Adventures

If you want to see some Kentucky wildlife, look no further than the Kentucky State Parks!

Tours can include elk viewing, bald eagles tours aboard the CQ Princess in Western Kentucky and sandhill crane tours at Barren River Lake State Resort Park as they migrate through Kentucky. All wildlife tours are seasonal and weather dependent. 

Makes plans now for one of these wildlife tours at Kentucky State Parks!


Elk Viewing Tours at Jenny Wiley State Resort Park in Prestonsburg continue through March 2020. This is one of several excellent wildlife viewing tours offered by the Kentucky State Parks. Morning and evening van trips are $30 for adults and $15 for children 12 and under. This includes a van tour and a continental breakfast. The park also offers tour packages for $160 a couple that includes overnight lodging. Special group and business tours are available. 2020 tour dates are Feb. 15, 22, 29; March 7, 8, 14 and 15.


Call Jenny Wiley State Resort Park at 606-889-1790 for more information and reservations. Jenny Wiley State Resort Park has a lodge, cottages and a restaurant.