Lake Cumberland in October is Sensational!

Autumn at Lake Cumberland—what a wonderful time of year to be outside, enjoying the near perfect weather of cool mornings, warm days, and a little chill in the air at night. Here’s a few ways to fill up your senses and enjoy the natural beauty of Lake Cumberland.         Go leaf peeping. […]

Countdown to the 16th Annual Lake Cumberland Poker Run September 9-11!

It’s almost time for the Lake Cumberland Poker Run at State Dock Marina.  In its 16th year, the Lake Cumberland Poker Run is deemed one of the best poker runs in the entire country.  This year promises even more boats and lots of excitement. Get revved up to see some of the hottest, fastest power […]

Sizzling Summer at Lake Cumberland – Come on in, the water’s fine!

Summertime at Lake Cumberland is the HOT place to be.  Let’s squeeze all the fun we can out of the lazy, crazy days of summer in the cool waters of Lake Cumberland. Lake Cumberland 2022 Raft-Up August 6, 12:00 – 5:00 EST on the Camp Earl Wallace area of Lake Cumberland. Don’t miss the largest […]

Catch-a-Rainbow Kids Fishing Derby – June 4, 2022

It’s time for the 34th Annual Catch-a-Rainbow Kids Fishing Derby, June 4, Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery at beautiful Lake Cumberland.   This free annual event is open to children ages 1-15 with lots of family-friendly activities, free hot dogs and other treats…not to mention door prizes as well as prizes for the largest fish! […]

Not forgotten…Memorial Day remembrance of our fallen military heroes.

As we are getting ready for summer and Memorial Day weekend, let us remember and appreciate the brave military soldiers who have given their lives for our freedom, our liberties, and our privileges. God Bless America and our U.S. Military.         At Lake Cumberland, there are so many opportunities to share our […]

Celebrate Earth Day 2022 at Lake Cumberland

Earth Day 2022 is a fine day to celebrate the beautiful treasure that is Lake Cumberland. As we are emerging from the Covid cocoon and nature is once again blooming and nurturing around us, what better time to explore our beautiful lake and appreciate its abundant natural resources. Earth Day was conceived by Senator Gaylord […]

Good news… Lake Cumberland Thunder Run Poker Run registration is OPEN

Thunder Run, June 17-18, is the first of two fantastic poker run weekends over the summer.  The second Lake Cumberland Poker Run, scheduled for September 8-10, is recognized as one of the top five poker runs in the country.  Both events are open for boats of all speeds and sizes and are among the most […]

Romantic Valentine’s Day Ideas at Lake Cumberland

You’ve been waiting for the perfect moment and the perfect setting to propose to your love, and here it is. A Valentine escape to Lake Cumberland State Resort Park’s Lure Lodge or a romantic Lake Cumberland cabin rental sets the stage for this never to be forgotten occasion. Lure Lodge overlooks incredibly beautiful Lake Cumberland […]

Winter Fun at Lake Cumberland

You already know how much there is to do in the warmer months at Lake Cumberland, the Houseboat Capital of the World, with boating, camping and certainly some of the best fishing in Kentucky.  But don’t let cold weather stop you from enjoying the lake and surrounding area. Winter is a great time for a […]

Thankful for Great Fishing in Kentucky

“Over the river and through the woods” to…the best Thanksgiving fishing in Kentucky! Lake Cumberland State Resort Park in Jamestown is the perfect destination to gather your loved ones for an old-fashioned Thanksgiving getaway, family reunion or fall retreat. Hiking trails and scenic lake overlooks provide the backdrop for outside exploring and a breath of […]