Welcome To

Livingston County, KY

Surround yourself with the big waters and big outdoors of Land Between The Lakes, Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley.

Livingston County is the gateway to Kentucky Lake to the west and Lake Barkley to the east. The two lakes come within one mile of each other here, and then extend south offering plenty of water fun. Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley offer great fishing, recreational boating, paddling, and sailing. Livingston County offers more miles of navigable fresh water than any county in the lower 48.

Livingston County is also the north entrance to Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area offering 1,400 campsites, 444 miles of scenic roads, 260 miles of hiking trails, 200 wildlife watering holes, 190 acres of wildlife refuges, 106 miles of horse trails, 100 miles of off-road vehicle trails, 70 miles of mountain bike trails, 26 boat ramps, and 5 environmental educational facilities.

In between all the outdoor fun enjoy a bit of shopping, take in a good meal, a good music show, or a good nap. Plan your Land Between The Lakes, Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley vacation today.

SEE AND DO

Entertainment on and off the water for a fun filled vacation experience

FOOD SCENE

Taste the Southern Hospitality of the Lakes Area

LAKES

Good times flow on these big waters

FIND THE PERFECT LIVINGSTON COUNTY HOTEL FOR YOUR KENTUCKY LAKE AND LAKE BARKLEY VACATION

What’s New

What’s Now

All the news and event updates from Livingston County and the lakes area.

Livingston County entertains on and off the water for a fun-filled vacation experience. Read the latest on Land Between The Lakes, Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley events, news and travel ideas.

LATEST ARTICLES

2024-2025 KY Fishing License on Sale Now

2024-2025 KY Fishing License on Sale Now

KY Fishing License- Licenses and permits to fish in Kentucky in the coming license year are now on sale. The 2024-2025 license expire on February 28, 2025. All Kentucky hunting and fishing licenses and permits can be purchased online. Visit the secured Kentucky Fish...

Land Between The Lakes 2024 Facility Opening Dates

Land Between The Lakes 2024 Facility Opening Dates

Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area plans to begin its 2024 season with the reopening of its campgrounds, environmental education facilities, and welcome stations. “We know the public is excited to return to their favorite places at Land Between the...

2024-2025 KY Fishing License on Sale Now

2023-2024 KY Fishing License on Sale Now

KY Fishing License- Licenses and permits to fish in Kentucky in the coming license year are now on sale. The 2023-2024 license expire on February 28, 2024. All Kentucky hunting and fishing licenses and permits can be purchased online. Visit the secured Kentucky Fish...