Six Kentucky RV Campgrounds Worth Discovering

From rock-ledged, old growth forests to an amazing collection of underground caverns, the Commonwealth of Kentucky has attractions to build your RV camping season around. Why not use our list of six Kentucky RV campgrounds worth discovering to start planning this year’s adventures?

  1. Zilpo Campground, Cave Run Lake

On an eight-thousand-acre lake surrounded by Daniel Boone National Forest in northeastern Kentucky, this campground ranks high with family campers. Hiking trails through rocky forest land and trips to historic sites like a nineteenth century iron smelting furnace and the last fire tower remaining in the national forest keep things interesting. It’s also an excellent place to fish, with two modern marinas and lively populations of muskie and largemouth bass.

Campground Details: electric hookups, centrally located drinking water and dump station, showers and flush toilets, swimming beach, camp store.

  1. Pleasant Ridge Campground, Yatesville Lake State Park
Yatesville Lake State Park, Kentucky

Yatesville Lake State Park, Kentucky

This classic Kentucky state park combines golfing, fishing, boating and RV camping in the lush scenery of the Eastern Kentucky foothills. Pleasant Ridge Campground is small enough to offer an intimate camping experience while still offering easy access to the marina, hiking trails and golf course.

Campground Details: lakeside campsites, full hook-ups, showers, laundry room, playground, dump station.

  1. The Narrows Campground, Barren River Lake

About two hours south of Louisville near Bowling Green, ten-thousand-acre Barren River Lake is well worth discovering by RV. The Narrows Campground is perfect for RVers bringing the boat along, thanks to its proximity to one of the lake’s marinas. Anglers will want to explore the many creeks feeding into this lake for the chance to catch bass, crappie and channel cats. The campground is also adjacent to Lindsey Nature Trail, so plan time to go wildlife watching in the woods.

Campground Details: water and electric sites, boat launch, dump station, showers and restrooms, playground, swimming area. 

  1. Dog Creek Campground, Nolin River Lake

Right next door to Mammoth Cave National Park in southcentral Kentucky, Nolin River Lake is a favored destination for paddlers and fishermen. Set up camp at Dog Creek Campground, a comfortable spot well-situated for putting a canoe or kayak in the water. You’ll also find boat launches nearby if you’re going out in a larger boat in search of walleye or crappie. The Green River ferry into the national park is close by, so don’t miss the chance to do a little cave exploring while you’re camped here.

Campground Details: electric hookups, drinking water available, showers & restrooms, dump station, pull-thru sites, playground, swimming beach, boat ramp.

  1. Kincaid Lake State Park Campground

Looking for a place where you can rent a boat and troll your way around a small lake with the kids? Kincaid Lake State Park in northeastern Kentucky offers camping families a wooded campground, small no-wake fishing lake, mini-golf, a 9-hole golf course and access to hiking trails. The full-service marina makes it easy to buy fishing supplies, rent small watercraft and get out on the water as soon as you get there.

Campground Details: electric & water sites, dump station, showers and restrooms, playground, camp store, marina.

  1. Carter Caves State Resort Park Campground

There’s no more fascinating way to keep cool in the heat of summer than with a subterranean tour of one of Kentucky’s many caves. Carter Caves State Resort Park’s campground allows you to camp in comfort near the entrances to two of this cavern-rich area’s most famous caves. Take the cave tours and explore the rugged beauty of the area on the park’s many trails. The kids will enjoy the campground’s pool and planned activities throughout the summer.

Campground Details: water & electric pull-thru sites, dump station, bathhouse, playground, mini golf, swimming pool.

We hope this list gets your Kentucky RV camping vacation off to a good start. As always, we’re here to help, with a Louisville RV rental closest to these campgrounds!

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5 Best RV Camping Vacations for the Family

An RV camping vacation is the ideal get away for the entire family. You can enjoy the comforts of home as you travel and explore this great country together. RV parks can be wonderful destinations in themselves, while supplying you with a home base when visiting area attractions. Parks range from the basic rustic camp grounds to full blown luxury resorts. Whether you’re remodeling an RV, taking yours out of storage, or purchasing a new model, any one of these five vacations will be just what your family has been wanting to do!

Family Fun in an El Monte RV

Family Fun in an El Monte RV!


Florida’s Key West

Boyd’s Key West Campground offers ocean front sites that are only minutes from the action of downtown Key West and Duvall Street. This is where adults can enjoy a night out. During the day families can spend time together on the beach playing in the sand while soaking up the sun or by going for a swim in Boyd’s onsite pool. The marina opens up many more opportunities to have fun on the water. Try fishing or just simply taking in the beauty of the ocean.

California’s Red Bluff

The Durango RV Resort sits along the Sacramento River and offers high end amenities. Each site is paved and has conveniences such as high speed Wi-Fi, electricity, and cable TV. The pool and clubhouse is a great place for all ages to hang out and make new friends. Even the pets will have a great vacation with the 45 acre dog park.

South Dakota’s Hill City

Horse Thief Lake Campground is conveniently located near South Dakota’s greatest natural wonders. See the herds of buffalo roaming Custer State Park or watch the wild mustangs at the Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary. Crazy Horse, Mammoth, and Mount Rushmore are all just a short drive away. Back at the RV Park, enjoy campfires in the rings at each site or take a dip in the pool to relax. A basic goods shop makes this a convenient spot for families.

Utah’s Zion National Park

The Zion River Resort is a favorite of tourists. Many decide to stay all winter. Each site consists of a concrete pad with hook ups, Wi-Fi, and a grill. Guests can go exploring in Zion National Park as the RV resort is located at the south entrance. The red sandstone cliffs are the featured attraction here, but a short day trip to nearby Bryce Canyon National Park places you at the rim of the Grand Canyon.

Alaska’s Fairbanks

Rivers Edge RV Park in Fairbanks is a spacious and peaceful resort for families who adventure north. Alaska has much to offer families who love nature. The RV Park itself has many walking and bicycle trails that those of all ages can enjoy. A shuttle is available to take you into Fairbanks to visit the historic downtown and other top attractions such as the Alaska Pipeline. Take a Riverboat Discovery Cruise for an up close look at the Alaskan way of life or explore Pioneer Park on your own.

This post was written by Karleia Steiner, a writer for Basic Components Inc.

 

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Travel to Orlando for a Wide Array of Things to Do

There are many fun things to do around Orlando.  Taking an RV motorhome and using it as the home base for your Orlando vacation is probably the best way to spend your getaway time in Central Florida.  Once you settle down in a comfortable RV campground, you can begin your adventures.  Retiring to your RV campground in the evening enhances your vacation experience.  Your family takes in all the city-life attractions by day and soaks in the outdoor camping experience by night.  Kids love to camp!  It’s a win-win vacation!   Here are just a few attractions you will love.

  • Sea World Orlando – This is a great attraction for family members of all ages.  Just at Sea World alone there is a long list of things to do.  Get a behind-the-scenes tour to learn about what goes on in the background every day at Sea World.  Then there are the up-close tours of dolphins, penguins, and sea lions.  Visit Shamu’s Happy Harbor®.  Try one of the paddle boats for a tour of the beautiful lake.  Be sure to see Dolphin Cove with the interactive dolphin pool.  Shark Encounter® is one of the most popular Sea World exhibits.

    Sea World - Orlando, Florida

    Sea World – Orlando, Florida

  • Universal Studios – It is really time to cut loose and experience some adventures in Orlando.  This is what Universal Studios Orlando offers – adventures!  This is a real working studio and film production facility that is unlike any other.  You will get on rides that will take your breath away, become a part of a major movie, and even enjoy some special dining options.  Shopping is great here too!
  • Universal’s Islands of Adventure – If you thought Universal Studios was exciting, wait until you see Universal’s Islands of Adventure!  The rides are more thrilling than you could ever imagine, and the most popular shows are on every day.  Some of the most
    Universal Islands of Adventure - Orlando, Florida

    Universal Islands of Adventure – Orlando, Florida

    popular adventures here are the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Marvel Super Hero Island.  Ever wish you could see the dinosaurs of Jurassic Park up close and personal?  Now is your chance!

 

  • Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park  Encounter many exotic animals as you explore six different lands, including Discovery Island and DinoLand.  The animals number more than 1,700 and you can visit every single one if you wish. This is Disney’s Animal Kingdom and you will love it!

    Disney's Animal Kingdom - Orlando, Florida

    Disney’s Animal Kingdom – Orlando, Florida

  • Magic Kingdom Park – is another place for the family to come when visiting Orlando.  You will see fireworks, enjoy music parades, and get to shoot photos of you right beside one of the beloved Disney characters.  Visit Fantasyland and ride the Big Thunder Mountain Railroad!  This will be remembered as one of the best times of your life!  Walk Main Street and experience all the happiness that this spot provides.  Let the kids thrill to the Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin.  Magic Kingdom is just that – magic!
  • Epcot – More attractions at Epcot for the family.  Here you will share in the cultures of eleven different countries.  Entertainment is big here too, and all ages will find something to love.  Epcot’s visitor rating ranks as the third most visited theme park in the United States, and the sixth most visited theme park in the world; it fascinates both adult and child alike!

In between all the exciting activities, you will have a place to retire and relax before the next adventure – your RV.  Save money by fixing your own meals, collecting easy recipes before you leave for your time in Orlando.

This can be a vacation of a lifetime.  With so much to do and see, Orlando provides a destination that everyone must see at least once in their lifetime.

For information on renting an RV in or near Orlando, FLorida – CLICK HERE or if you need to rent a motor home outside of the state of Florida,  – CLICK HERE

Picture credits: The photo of Sea World Orlando (top) by Ricymar, the Island’s of Adventure photo by Avrene, and the photo of Disney’s Animal Kingdom by Kellyv are from Flickr Commons. It is licensed under the Explore/Creative Commons Attribution license.

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Take in Historic St. Augustine from Pacetti’s Campground & Marina

This was kindly provided to us by our friends at Pacetti’s Campground & Marina.

Pacetti’s RV Park & Marina is located at on Trout Creek, a tributary of the beautiful St. Johns River. The campground showcases the best that country charm has to offer. The 23-acre campground has huge oak trees, and the creek is perfect for fishing right off the campground’s docks. Bring your RV, tent, or even rent a cabin. The campground has a boat ramp and boat slips for your boat too. This is the perfect location to get away from all the crowds and just relax and enjoy leisurely days by the creek. When you are ready for some shopping, golf, and area attractions, everything is just a short drive from Pacetti’s.

Attractions Near Pacetti’s RV Park & Marina

Historic St. Augustine is just one of the many attractions located near Pacetti’s RV Park & Marina. Think about taking a trolley tour, horse and carriage ride, or even a riverboat to see St. Augustine. And of course do not forget St. Augustine’s beaches!

Other attractions include:

  • The World Golf Village that is only a 10 minute drive away. The Imax Theater, Renaissance Resort and Murray Brothers Caddy Shack restaurant are all located there.
  • The St. Augustine Outlet Mall, a full day of shopping that is only 20 minutes away.
  • Ft. Matanzas with guides dressed in character and real working cannons.
  • Ripley’s Believe It or Not, always a family favorite.

There are many other attractions that would appeal to visitors of all ages. The staff Pacetti’s RV Park & Marina is very knowledgeable about the area, and will strive to help you with your plans.

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Hot Springs, AR: Welcome to Luxury and Fun with Catherine’s Landing!

Picture of a Family Picnicing Next to Their MotorhomeRVC Outdoor Destinations, known for owning some of the snazziest outdoor hospitality properties in the Southeast U.S., is opening their fifth resort in Hot Springs, AR this March. Catherine’s Landing will be the most extensive resort that RVC has built thus far, having more amenities and features yet. Here’s some of the perks of this anticipated vacation spot, and the city of Hot Springs in general:

The Location
Catherine’s Landing is located on an entire mile of water frontage on Lake Catherine, a lake that’s known for being advantageous for water sports, but also quiet and peaceful. Additionally, RVC has carefully designed construction to do as little harm to the environment as possible – they want the natural beauty to speak for itself.

You’ll find many Arkansas attractions just outside of Catherine’s Landing, such as Oaklawn Racing & Gaming (only 10 minutes away). Just outside Oaklawn is the historic downtown district that features multiple authentic hotels and buildings dating all the way back to the 1800s. The Ouachita mountain valley, where the city of Hot Springs is located, is famous for its natural spring baths. Cool, natural mineral water is abundant in “Bathouse Row” and one of the most notable experiences you’ll have here is a stress relieving hot mineral bath at one of the spas downtown.

The Lodging Options
At Catherine’s Landing, anyone is welcome. The resort is not restricted to motor home travelers. Large families finally have a place to vacation and sleep comfortably. RV sites, large or small Resort Cottages, and yurts are all available. If you’ve never heard of a yurt, you’re not alone. They are often associated with “glamping” and allow you to get the outdoor experience without roughing it. Basically, they’re intimate wooden shaped structures with sky lights, so you can see the stars from inside. They all have heating/ AC, fresh linens, and sleeping arrangements. And not to mention – they’re super trendy.

The Amenities
A vacation at Catherine’s Landing can be described as this: “an ideal natural environment mixed with your favorite hotel experience”. Amenities such as concierge service, coffee, beer, & wine bar, fitness center, game room (with Wii), free Wi-Fi, and a convenience store won’t be found at a worn out campground, state park, or mom & pop RV park.

The Activities
Pontoon boats are readily available for skiing, fishing, or leisure cruising, so you can’t miss out on the lake activities. And, you won’t have to haul your own boat or RV back and forth because protected storage is also available. Additionally, there’s a seasonally heated saline swimming pool, activities pavilion with two outdoor kitchens (fitting for group cook-outs), bicycle and golf cart rentals, children’s playground, horseshoes, and a bark park off leash area for your pet. Guests definitely aren’t bored at Catherine’s.

This was kindly provided to us by our friends at RVC Outdoor Destinations. See here for more information on Catherine’s Landing.

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In Search of RV Camping and Fitness Resorts

If you’re one of those RV camping fans who enjoys getting (or staying) fit while on vacation, here’s some good news! A growing trend in RV campground amenities is the addition of fitness classes, expanded fitness facilities and healthy dining options on-site.

We know our readers are always looking for innovative RV travel ideas, so we’ve done a little research on some amazing RV camping and fitness resorts. Here are just four of the campgrounds we’ve discovered:

U.S. RV Camping and Fitness Resorts

  • Nevada Treasure RV Resort in Pahrump, NV is an amazing place focused on fitness for their guests. Stay active at the bowling center, nicely-equipped fitness center, and two pools, all free to resort guests.
  • Caribbean Cowboy RV Resort in Tarpley, TX is definitely interested in helping RVers get fit! This park features:
    • Personal trainers,
    • Group fitness classes,
    • Water aerobics in the indoor pool,
    • Fitness center,
    • Therapeutic massage and
    • Nutritious meals
  • Spring Gulch Resort Campground in New Holland, PA has a full range of fitness amenities for RV campers, including an on-site day spa, fitness center, mini golf course, hiking trails, two pools and a swimming lake.
  • Sun ‘n Fun RV Resort in Sarasota, FL is nationally-known for the amazing range of activities available for guests. Besides the fitness center, multi-sport courts give RV campers the chance to play a little volleyball, basketball, or tennis. If you’re still feeling the need for activity, stop by the Olympic-size pool for a water aerobics class!

This adds a whole new dimension to your RV camping possibilities, doesn’t it? Reserve a campsite at one of these campgrounds, or ask your favorite camping spot what fitness activities they offer. Staying active while RV camping is simple, you just need to know where to camp!

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Many Families are Gearing Up for Water Balloon Wars as Campgrounds Prepare for Prepare for “Wet & Wild Weekends”

Some campgrounds organize water war competitions that pit staff against guests and involve virtually everyone in the campground

“There are three adjectives we like to hear. Awesome, sweet or wow! If I get one of those out of the adults or their kids, I’m doing my job. That’s how we run our business.” – Wisconsin campground owner Bud Styer

Some people like to camp in a quiet place in the woods. But quiet is not on the menu at the Wisconsin campgrounds that Bud Styer owns or manages on behalf of other park owners, which include Smokey Hollow Campground in Lodi; Merry Mac’s Campground in Merrimac; Baraboo Hills Campground in Baraboo; Tilleda Falls Campground in Tilleda; Rivers Edge Campground in Stevens Point; River Bend RV Resort in Watertown; and Harbour Village Campground in Sturgeon Bay. Styer caters to an active family crowd, the kind of people who will go through 14,000 water balloons in a weekend game of “water wars” in which everyone in the campground gets wet.

“There are three adjectives we like to hear,” Styer said. “Awesome, sweet or wow! If I get one of those out of the adults or their kids, I’m doing my job. That’s how we run our business.”

But Styer isn’t the only campground operator who is tapping into his guests’ wild side. Growing numbers of independently owned and operated campgrounds across the country, as well as many parks in the Jellystone Park Camp-Resort and Kampgrounds of America (KOA) chains, offer a growing assortment of water-related activities, from spraygrounds and waterslides to their own “Wet and Wild” weekends.

“Camping enthusiasts always seek access to water, whether it’s in rivers, lakes, swimming pools or along the beach. But many parks find they can further enhance their appeal by offering fun, water-related activities,” said Linda Profaizer, president and CEO of the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds.

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resort in Williamsport, Md. is planning a “Wet and Wild Week” Aug. 2nd to 8th. “Wherever you are in the park and whatever you do that week, there is a very good chance you are going to get wet,” said park co-owner Vicki Vitkun. “We have water balloon fights. We do a water balloon pitch burst. We do wet sponge ball fights, big water gun battles, volleyball in the pool, basketball in the pool. Everything is wet. We even have a guest against staff watergun fight. So even the staff knows to beware that week because they’re going to get wet, too. It’s a week filled with constant laughter, screaming and shouting.”

Several KOA parks also offer “Wet and Wild” weekends at various times during the summer, such as July 16th to 18th at the KOA in Port Huron, Mich. and July 23rd to 25th at the Stockton / Delta KOA in Stockton, Calif.

Other parks are adding new water-related attractions. Pineland Camping Park in Arkdale, Wis., for example, just installed PineZilla, the world’s largest inflatable waterslide, which stands over four stories tall and features a 175-foot-long slide with a 45-degree descent at the drop zone.

Meanwhile, the KOA in Rusk, Texas has installed a new Frisbee skills court. “But watch out for the water hazards,” warns park owner Walter Preble. “Everyone gets wet.”

While Styer has “water wars” water balloon game stations at each of his Wisconsin parks, he said his water wars weekends are the most popular times of year at his parks. That’s when he drives throughout each park using a specially designed hay wagon that has been outfitted with four water guns that can each shoot water up to 75-feet. Of course, whenever he does this, Styer and his staff also risk coming under attack from campground guests, who arm themselves with everything from water balloons to pump action water guns.

Styer said his guests will spend an entire day filling water balloons as they prepare for a water wars weekend. “I’ve had guys fill up their pickup trucks with water balloons. It becomes a feeding frenzy,” he said.

In fact, fun family activities take place every day during the summer at the parks under Styer’s management, which include everything “water wars” water balloon games to nighttime light parades and nighttime miniature golf. He even organizes sumo-wrestling competitions.

“It’s hilarious,” Styer said. “You put on these big vinyl suits and you’re about 4-feet in diameter when you have them on. And then you try to push the other guy out of the ring. But if you fall over, you’re like a turtle. And somebody from the audience will have to step in to set you back up on your feet.”

This was kindly provided to us by the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds where you can find more help locating unique campgrounds in your area or for additional commentary, statistics and sources on the latest camping trends.

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Fishing, World’s Largest Flea Market & More at LakeRidge RV Park

This was provided to us by our friends at LakeRidge RV Park in Gun Barrel City, Texas.

LakeRidge RV Park is located in the heart of Gun Barrel City, Texas which is located in the “Heart of Cedar Creek Lake” and is approximately 60 miles southeast of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. It has the distinction of being the only town in the United States to bear its unusual name. On the shores of beautiful Cedar Creek Lake, Gun Barrel City offers visitors diverse options for dining, golfing and water sports. Gun Barrel City is located a short drive from area attractions, including world known First Monday Trade Days in Canton and the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens.

First Monday Trade Days is the oldest and largest flea market in the world! They have 100,000 – 300,000 visitors a month with over 3,000 vendors including various Food Concessions. The Trade Days open 7:00 a,m. on Thursday and run through Sunday before the First Monday of every month. They have covered and open air spaces, have Paramedics and Police Sub-Stations for safety

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens you and your family will have a great time discovering the magic of freshwater fish and wildlife at this incredible $18 million facility, which includes a state of the art hatchery and scientific laboratory. Stare eye-to-eye with freshwater fish in their incredible 300,000 gallons of aquaria. Don’t miss the dive show – talk to the divers through the underwater intercom while they feed some of Texas’ biggest fish. Catch trout and catfish in their 1.5 acre pond (they even provide poles, bait and show you how). Walk through the new wetlands exhibit and discover where the fish and wildlife live-it’s a natural classroom! Visit the Angler Hall of Fame. Schedule a tour through their hatchery and take the tram to see it all.

While here plan on enjoying water sports and fishing Cedar Creek Lake. Also nearby is Purtis Creek State Park where the fishing is good at the Purtis Creek State Park Lake.

Other RV Campgrounds should feel free to share with us the wonders that may be found in and around their campground. Please send your article submissions to monty@elmonterv.com.

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Fisherman’s Paradise – Harvey’s Lake Cabins and Campground in VT

This is provided to us by our friends at Harvey’s Lake Cabins and Campground in West Barnet, Vermont.

Harvey’s Lake Cabins and Campground is Vermont’s oldest private campground. The campground is located on the shores of Harvey’s Lake and channel leading into the lake in the heart of what is known as Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom.

Harvey’s Lake, a deep glacially formed lake, is well known as a fisherman’s paradise. The lake is regularly stocked with lake and rainbow trout, and perch, pickerel, and smelts may also be caught. Some large fish are there for the taking for those anglers willing to work for them.

Other lake activities include kayaking, canoeing, boating (motor boats are allowed on the lake), and water skiing. Harvey’s Lake is known as one of the cleanest in Vermont making for excellent swimming. The campground has 2 swimming areas and there is a public beach across the channel.

Some other Northeast Kingdom attractions include:

Montpelier, the capital of the State of Vermont, and all that it has to offer is also only an hours drive to the west.

For those who need to rent an RV for a Vermont RV camping adventure, El Monte RV can provide the perfect motorhome from its Boston RV Rentals location, which is actually in Sutton, MA. From there it is a beautiful, scenic, 3 1/2 hour drive north to our friends at Harvey’s Lake Cabins and Campground.

Other RV Campgrounds should feel free to share with us the wonders that may be found in and around their campground. Please send your article submissions to monty@elmonterv.com.

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Trail of Tears Motorcycle Ride & More at Parnell Creek RV Park

This was provided by our friends at the Parnell Creek RV Park in Woodville, Alabama.

Parnell Creek RV Park is located in the heart of Northern Alabama in Woodville. We are surrounded by mountains and have beautiful scenery year round. We are located on Hwy 72, which is part of the Appalachian Trail Highway. Woodville is a small friendly town with beautiful foliage and nature to enjoy. We have a park full of amenities, including pool, mini-golf, fitness center and much more.

Every year on the 3rd Saturday in September, the Trail of Tears Motorcycle Ride comes by the campground. There are thousands of motorcycles that ride in the historical ride commemorating the route taken by the Native Americans. Close by attractions include Cathedral Caverns State Park with guided tours of the caverns. There is Old McDonalds Petting Zoo for children with over 30 different kinds of animals for the children to pet.

The big city of Huntsville is only 25 minutes away and they have lots of attractions. U.S. Space & Rocket Center is a full day’s workout. There is also Sci Quest Science Center and Early Works Children’s Museum for the kids to enjoy and learn about science. There is Constitution Village, Harrison Brothers Hardware, Botanical Gardens and Burritt on the Mountain – a living museum with nature trails and historical park.

In Scottsboro, just 15 minutes away, there is the world renowned Unclaimed Baggage where you can find almost anything. There are also Hallelujah Trail of Historic Churches and other historical sites. We are also close to the Walls of Jericho where you can walk to the top and see a beautiful waterfall. Russell Cave National Monument is only 45 minutes away, along with Stevenson Railroad Depot Museum with hundreds of artifact from the area.

We are only 45 minutes from where the county music group Alabama has a Fan Club and Museum with treasure from over 30 years of performances. Come have you picture taken with the bronze statutes of the group. Birding trail #39 is only about 6 miles away with the largest number of gray bats in the south that leave the cave at dust each day. There are flea markets in the area to quench your bargain buying addiction. Lake Guntersville is only a short drive where there is a lot of fishing and boating. Nearby Grant is home of the tallest vertical log building in the world. It is located at the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) public school which houses grades 1-12. If you haven’t found enough to do yet, then don’t leave our park, we have a salt water swimming pool, mini golf, playground, club house, covered shelter, horse shoes, basketball, planned activities and much much more.

 

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