Lake Cumberland Waterfall Trail

    Lake Cumberland is famous as the Houseboating Capital and is one of America’s favorite lakes for boating, fishing, tubing or just cruising around. One thing that everyone agrees on is that Lake Cumberland is one of the most beautiful lakes in Kentucky – featuring gorgeous rocky cliffs, crystal clear water and of course… […]

Lake Cumberland Fishing Guides and Fishing Charters

Lake Cumberland Fishing Tips One look at a map of Lake Cumberland shows the many bays and coves that make up the shoreline. These areas are hot spots for smallmouth and largemouth bass from late March to early May, as these fish enter the shallower water to feed and eventually spawn. You can also find […]

Best Fishing in Kentucky – Lake Cumberland

    If it’s prize winning trophy catches you’re looking for, Lake Cumberland is the best fishing spot for you!  The 11 lb 15 oz. world record small mouth bass, a 58 lb. 4 oz rockfish, a 22 lb. 7 oz. walleye, a 208 lb catfish, and the national record 26 lb 10 ounce brown […]

Best Places to Eat on Lake Cumberland

    The Lake Cumberland dining scene is more appetizing than ever — from “Flip Flop Friendly” to a dressier affair, we have a diverse set of authentic Kentucky eateries for the discerning Foodie Tourist and families both!  Enjoy delectable dockside dining at our beautiful Lake Cumberland Marinas and Lake Cumberland State Resort Park,  featuring […]

Fun & Amazing Kentucky!

  Happy Birthday to our beloved Kentucky – this year you are an amazing 225 years old, and have never looked better! If you have never visited Kentucky, definitely put a getaway trip to our Commonwealth on your 2017 “To Do” list – you won’t regret it!  In our southern shoreline region of Kentucky we […]

Lake Cumberland – Where To Stay On The Lake

  If you are looking for a panoramic view of  beautiful Lake Cumberland, you cannot go wrong with the Lodge at Jamestown Marina.  Every single one of the Lodge rooms has a spectacular view of the lake.  There are a variety of room styles to choose from – each with a million dollar view.   […]

Lake Cumberland – Things To Do!

Lake Cumberland is famous as the Houseboat Capital & here in Jamestown & Russell Springs we have more rental houseboats in one location than anywhere else in the United States!  Millions of people come every year to our beautiful, big & deep lake to enjoy the unique vacation experience of houseboating.  But what if you […]

How to Plan a Houseboat Vacation

Houseboat vacations are perfect to reconnect with family & friends…every person in your group will find something that makes the houseboat vacation the “best vacation ever!”  Lake Cumberland houseboats come complete with beautiful kitchens, living areas, super comfy & modern bedroom suites, and many houseboats offer a variety of slides and hot tubs!  Lake Cumberland […]

Make Your Own KY Mint Julep

It is the very dream of drinks, the vision of sweet quaffings. The Bourbon and the mint are lovers. In the same land they live, on the same food they are fostered. The mint dips its infant leaf into the same stream that makes the bourbon what it is. The corn grows in the level […]

25 Things You Didn’t Know About Kentucky

This year marks the 225th birthday of Kentucky!  In honor of this special year, here are 25 reasons to celebrate our great bluegrass state! Wow! The first enamel bathtub was made in Louisville in 1856 Thomas Alva Edison introduced the first electric light bulb to crowds at the Southern Exposition in Louisville in 1883. Mother’s […]