For nature lovers looking for kayak or canoe adventure in the Lake Cumberland area, the Cumberland River provides a beautiful water path for moderate to intermediate level paddlers. Along the sixteen miles of the Cumberland River Paddle Trail, there are several stops and points of interest: Trailhead to Helm’s Landing (4.4 miles) Helm’s Landing to […]
The Lake Bluff Hiking Trail is a 4 mile linear trail with the trailhead located at the Lake Cumberland State Resort Park activities center. Numberous road crossings allow for variations on the length. The trail ends at the Lake Overlook. This trail has steep slopes and rough grade. DIFFICULTY: Steep
101 Miles. Rent a kayak, paddle board, pontoon, ski boat or houseboat etc. from Jamestown Marina, State Dock Marina, Alligator II Marina or Wolf Creek Marina and enjoy boating on one of the largest lakes in Kentucky. There are numerous restaurants, shops and points of interest along the route. Smaller watercrafts must watch out for […]
This 3/4 mile trail passes through a variety of ecosystems, winding around Hatchery Creek, and then back to the Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery Visitor’s Center. Native species like whitetail deer, wild turkey, rabbits, squirrels, songbirds, insects, reptiles, and amphibians are common along the trail. This trail connects to the Corps of Engineers Whispering Pines […]
Whispering Pines trail is a very gentle hiking trail within the Kendall Recreation Area on Corps of Engineers grounds in Jamestown, Kentucky. This trail connects to the Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery Nature Explorer Hiking Trail. DIFFICULTY: Easy Call 270-343-3797 for additional information. Camping available along the Cumberland River at Kendall Recreation Area.
At the Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery you will come face to face with the region’s underwater friends, explore karst terrain, see the inner workings of an active honey bee hive, and meet Dale, the lifelike animatronic fish biologist—all by stepping into the unique and exciting exhibit hall at the Wolf Creek National Fish […]