2021 Bassmaster Tournaments Converge on Lake Cumberland

Russell County, Kentucky – Bassmaster is the World Leader in Bass Fishing events, and the Bassmaster Tournaments represent every level of fishing competition – from Junior & High School all the way up to the Elite, Academy Sports Bassmaster Classic. On April 30 – May 1st, the 2021 Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Tour descends on […]

Swinging Bridges of Kentucky’s Southern Shorelines

The historic swinging bridges of South central Kentucky are well worth visiting and a fantastic idea for a Kentucky Day Trip!  Three of the swinging bridges are located in Wayne County, Kentucky and the fourth in Mc Creary County.  Many of these bridges date back to the 1920’s and at that time were the only […]

6 Pet Friendly Lake Cumberland Cabins & Vacation Spots

Our pets are just like family members, and we hate to leave them at home or a kennel when we travel. There are several Lake Cumberland cabins, Lodges, and hotels that are pet friendly & here are 6 that go the extra mile for our doggy friends. Lake Cumberland State Resort Park is completely pet […]

5 Lake Cumberland Hiking Trails = Good For The Heart & Soul

Science proves that getting out into nature and hiking or just plain walking is good for your health!  People who surround themselves with nature and get out and exercise experience less anxiety and stress…and boy do we need less stress right now for sure!  Jamestown, Kentucky is an Official Kentucky Trail Town, and proud to have […]

4 Places To Stay That Are Close To Wolf Creek Marina

With over 1,200 miles of shoreline, Lake Cumberland is one of the largest lakes in the U.S. and there are so many wonderful places to stay around the lake! Russell County, Kentucky has the largest section of Lake Cumberland with 5 beautiful commercial marinas. Of course there are many wonderful Lake Cumberland cabins, cottages and […]

Lake Cumberland Cabins & Cottages

Kentucky cabin rentals are perfect for a getaway with family or friends…and a perfect place for peace, quiet, and getting away from crowds.  The Lake Cumberland cabin and cottage rentals are varied in both size, price and placement!  If you are looking for a getaway in the beautiful Kentucky woods, we’ve got you covered!  How […]

The History of Lake Cumberland State Resort Park

In 1750, Dr. Thomas Walker, the first fontiersman into Kentucky, stood on a high bluff overlooking a giant river. Impressed by this stream flowing from the mountains of southeastern Kentucky, he named it in honor of the Duke of Cumberland, son of George II of England.  Some 200 years later, Wolf Creek Dam was constructed […]

Best Fishing in Kentucky

Fishing in Kentucky delivers year-round fun and excitement from the several lakes that hold awesome numbers of smallmouth bass. In Lake Cumberland the smallmouth bass run up to 20 inches and the largest Striper so far is around 56 pounds! If it’s prize winning trophy catches you’re looking for, Lake Cumberland is the best fishing […]

Best Boating in Kentucky

Lake Cumberland is famous as the Houseboating Capital, and is one of the most popular lakes for boating in Kentucky!  With lots of secluded coves and over 1,200 miles of pristine shoreline, this 63,000 acre lake is the perfect place for a Kentucky houseboat trip or boating excursion. Russell County, Kentucky is proud to have […]

Dream Now…Vacation Later – Kentucky’s Best Cabin Getaways

When thinking about a Cabin Getaway, Kentucky should be number one on your list, and Lake Cumberland (Jamestown and Russell Springs) have the cabin rentals you are looking for!  Lake Cumberland cabin rentals come in all sizes and can fit any size budget!  Realizing that there is not much travel going on right now, that […]