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 offers great fishing, recreational boating, paddling, sailing, and 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.
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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 9, 2019) — Licenses and permits to fish, hunt and trap in Kentucky in the coming license year are on sale now. The 2019-2020 license year starts March 1. License and permit fees for Kentucky residents for the 2019-2020 license year are unchanged...
Sail Kentucky; these two words may be unexpected in the same sentence. In reality, you can learn to sail right here on an impressive body of water- Kentucky Lake. Kentucky Lake is one of the largest man-made bodies of water in the world. It is more protected than the...
We are putting together our calendar of Events for 2019, and just couldn’t wait to share these fun Winter and Spring Events. Here is a sneak peek at 2019's Top Winter and Spring Events: New Year’s Day Wood-N-Wave Poker Run or Drake Creek Frosty Balls Start the year...
JANUARY 2019 UPDATE: In a recent Facebook post, Patti's shared their excitement over the progress of the building despite the wet weather. They now hope to be finished in early summer. As winter weather and other elements can affect the target date, follow Patti’s on...