Fall Color on Lake Cumberland 2020

It looks like Fall Leaf viewing may come a little earlier this year and the last week of October 2020 is the sweet spot! Check out this fall foliage guide to determine when to come to Lake Cumberland, Kentucky for peak season! Lake Cumberland provides so many ways to experience Kentucky’s brilliant fall foliage season. Unique to […]

3 Things To Do At Lake Cumberland KY Before Summer Ends

Fall is right around the corner and begins on September 23, 2019.  Because Jamestown and Russell Springs Kentucky are so far south in the state, our weather stays warm late into the year, but be sure to do some of these things before the year gets away from you! RENT A LAKE CUMBERLAND HOUSEBOAT There […]

Lodging with Outdoor Swimming Pools- Past Labor Day!

When visiting Kentucky you will notice that the weather stays warm late into the fall and sometimes into the winter season.  Because of that, some of the most wonderful Kentucky places to stay make the decision to keep their outdoor pools open past the Labor Day Holiday! We have put together a list of the […]

2020 Lake Cumberland Bluegrass Festival

Looking for a Kentucky Festival & things to do with the family around Lake Cumberland?  The 17th Annual Lake Cumberland Bluegrass Festival is August 21 & 22 at the KOA Campground in Russell Springs.  If you go to only one Bluegrass Festival, make it this one!  Fantastic National, Regional and Local entertainment, Vendors, and Food! […]

World’s Largest Raft Up on Lake Cumberland – 2021

The World’s Largest 2021 Lake Cumberland Raft Up is BACK and we are so excited! We do everything BIG on Lake Cumberland, and so it is no wonder we are still the Guinness Book of Records World Champs for number of boats tied together in a single raft-up! Let’s make this year’s 2021 RAFT-UP the […]

Kayak and Canoe on the Beautiful Cumberland River

The Cumberland River in Jamestown, Kentucky is one of the premier trout fishing destinations in the United States and one of the best Kentucky rivers for kayaks and canoes.  Be sure to add a kayak adventure on the Cumberland to your Kentucky vacation things to do! Lake Cumberland boat rentals are available as well as […]

2021 Lake Cumberland Poker Run Dates Announced!

Best of the Lake Cumberland Events & Kentucky Festivals!  For the best of boating in Kentucky, the Lake Cumberland Poker Run returns to Lake Cumberland September 10 – 11, 2021!  From power boats to fun boats, all boats can participate. Considered one of the top 5 Poker Run’s in the entire country, the 2021 Lake […]

Boating Fun in June

June is a busy month for boating in Kentucky on Lake Cumberland. The weekend of June 8 is the Lake Cumberland In-Water Boat Show at State Dock Marina. It is a free event showcasing more than 90 boats.  The Lake Cumberland State Dock Marina invites you to come aboard the newest, largest and most beautiful […]

Lake Cumberland Marina – Lakeside Cabin Rentals

Lake Cumberland Marina, formerly Alligator II Resort & Marina, has some of the only lakeside cabin rentals in Russell County, Kentucky! These quaint Kentucky lakeside cabin rentals are located 50 yards from the shores of beautiful Lake Cumberland. What’s even better, is that it is located on the grounds of Lake Cumberland Marina which offers pontoon […]

Lake Cumberland State Resort Park Offers Lodging Variety

Lake Cumberland State Resort Park on the northwestern shore of Lake Cumberland, offers a variety of lodgings for lakeside vacationers. The 63-room Lure Lodge, perched on a hill, overlooks Lake Cumberland from a peninsula jutting out into the north-central part of the lake and offers full amenities. Lure Lodge provides a spa experience while its […]