Captain Jake’s On The River

Bicycling is a fun activity for all the family. It’s a great way to get exercise and soak up the scenery off the water at Lake Cumberland. Whether you prefer mountain bike trails or traversing the backroads, your Lake Cumberland outdoor adventure at awaits. If you don’t plan to bring your own to Lake Cumberland, […]


Diamond Ridge Stables

Diamond Ridge Stables is located in Jamestown, Kentucky and offers horseback riding lessons & rides!  There are so many fun things to do when visiting Lake Cumberland and this just adds to the list!  You sure can’t go to Kentucky and not want to ride horses! Horsebacking at Diamond Ridge Stables is an excellent thing […]


Geocaching

Geocaching is a high tech treasure hunting game played by adventure seekers equipped with GPS of Smart Phone devices.  The basic idea is to locate hidden Geocaches outdoors and then share your experience on line.  Participants navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates and then attempt to find the Geocaches hidden at that location. […]


GEOCACHING – Hiking – Power Trails

While Lake Cumberland has plenty of natural attractions like boating, fishing, cabins, camping sites, hiking, as well as houseboats and other tourist attractions, it’s also a fun place to participate in Geocaching.  There are over 200 Geocaches in Russell County, Kentucky! Jamestown and Russell Springs are a mecca for Geocaching, offering more than 10 miles […]


Hatchery Creek Trout Stream – Water Trail

For fishing in Kentucky, Hatchery Creek near Lake Cumberland is a one of a kind, world class trout stream. The stream provides healthy aquatic habitat that has attracted trout, including larger, trophy sized trout from the Cumberland River, and other wildlife. It also provides an attractive and challenging fishing opportunity for anglers with a good […]


LAKE CUMBERLAND BOAT RAMPS

    Lake Cumberland is one of the largest and most beautiful of Kentucky lakes, with a meandering shoreline of 1,255 miles and 63,000 surface acres. Well known for fishing and pleasure boating, there are several marinas as well as boat ramps all across the Lake Cumberland region, including marinas in or near Lake Cumberland […]


Lake Cumberland Kayak, Tube & Paddle Board Rentals

For visitors who love boating on Lake Cumberland, boats and houseboats, kayaks, tubes and paddle boards are available to rent at The State Dock, Wolf Creek Marina, and Jamestown Marina!  Of course, both marinas also rent houseboats, pontoons, tritoons and more. The crystal clear and calm waters at Lake Cumberland State Resort Park is the […]


Lake Cumberland State Resort Park

Surrounded by beautiful Lake Cumberland, Lake Cumberland State Resort Park is one of the most popular State Parks for a Kentucky vacation. Your family can experience an outdoor vacation like no other, and never even leave the park.  You’ll enjoy miles of hiking trails around Lake Cumberland, horseback riding in season, swimming, fishing, Mini Golf, […]


Russell County Sportsman’s Club Skeet and Trap Shooting

The Russell County Sportsman’s Club located near Lake Cumberland features a trap and skeet range, pistol, rifle, shotgun ranges and an archery range. The club is a member of the 9th District Fish and Wildlife Federation and the League of Kentucky Sportsmen. The Sportsman’s Club is located near Lake Cumberland andoffers an array of things […]


TRAIL – Baugh Branch Hiking Trail (Lake Cumberland State Resort Park)

Located within the Lake Cumberland State Resort Park, Baugh Branch Trail is a 1.6-mile linear trail. The trail is level terrain and easy grade. The hike has a total ascent of 587 ft. The end of the trail is steep and leads up to the Lake Overlook and Baugh Branch. The Baugh Branch Hiking Trail trailhead is […]