Mammoth Cave

Mammoth Cave makes for A GREAT Lake Cumberland Day Trip Idea! You can’t come to Kentucky and not make a Day trip to the very famous Mammoth Cave National Park!  This is the world’s longest known cave system, with more than 390 miles explored, and a part of South Central Kentucky.  Located not far from […]


My Old Kentucky Dinner Train

My Old Kentucky Dinner Train will make you step back and return for a while to another time, when life was slower and travel was by rail…to an era when elegant dining card offered a place to enjoy relaxed conversation, fine cuisine, and gracious service against a backdrop of ever-changing scenery. Board My Old Kentucky […]


Renfro Valley

Renfro Valley makes for an awesome Lake Cumberland Vacation Day Trip!  Country Music fans will LOVE this trip to Renfro Valley, Kentucky’s Country Music Capital and home of The Kentucky Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Renfro Valley offers live shows every week, featuring traditional Country, Bluegrass, Gospel & Comedy. Located within an hour of […]


Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill

Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill is a great Day Trip idea if you’re in the Lake Cumberland area!  Take an afternoon and discover America’s largest restored Shaker community, where a remarkable society once flourished and where today, you can experience a true national treasure. Shaker Village is a 3,000 acre National Historic Landmark  & charms guests […]


SomerSplash Waterpark – Somerset, Kentucky

SomerSplash is located just 30 minutes from Jamestown and Russell Springs, Kentucky,  near Lake Cumberland, this is a perfect spot for a day trip!  This awesome water park has something for every age including a Wading Pool, Lazy River, Tube Slides, 3 Body Slides, Wave Pool with up to 4’waves, Bowl Slide, Speed Slide and […]


The Amish & Minnonite Communities in Liberty, KY

Just in the next county over from Lake Cumberland – Russell County, is the delightful Amish and Minnonite Communities in Liberty, KY!  There are so many wonderful little shops tucked here and there that you will just love.  This would make a wonderful afternoon day trip if you are staying in Jamestown or Russell Springs, […]