Kentucky State Parks

Kentucky

Planning Your Kentucky State Park Getaway

The Bluegrass State boasts a total of 49 state parks, featuring a variety of recreational facilities for all ages. Water sports, cave exploration, and beautiful scenic trails all await in this state known for history and horses. From fields of spring wildflowers to colorful fall foliage, Kentucky is the place for your next vacation.

Best Kentucky State Parks for Families

Visiting one of Kentucky's many state parks is a perfect way to spend family time surrounded by nature's beauty. Travelers of all ages will find something to admire and enjoy in the Bluegrass State. Many of the parks feature watersports, historic sites, and just about anything else you could wish for in a family vacation.

Best Places to Stay for State Parks in Kentucky

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Oakbrook, Boone County, Kentucky
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Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky
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Burnside, Pulaski County, Kentucky
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Best Kentucky State Parks for Hiking

For those who are happiest on the trail, check out the many hiking experiences available in Kentucky's state parks. Bring your hiking boots and your backpack and set out for an invigorating hike through the pine forests and rolling hills of this beautiful natural environment.

Recommended Accommodations for State Parks in Kentucky

House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
New Concord, Calloway County, Kentucky
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Somerset, Pulaski County, Kentucky
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Limerick, Louisville, Kentucky
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Best Kentucky State Parks for Adventure Sports

Kentucky's state parks offer exciting options for outdoor activities for the adventurous traveler. Whether you're looking for cycling trails, caves to explore, or spending time on the water, you can find something to make your Kentucky getaway memorable.

Top Offers for State Parks in Kentucky

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New Haven, Nelson County, Kentucky
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Verona, Boone County, Kentucky
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4.7
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Hillsboro, Fleming County, Kentucky
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4.8
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