KENLAKE STATE PARK
Located on the western shore of Kentucky Lake, Kenlake offers a choice of quiet relaxation or active recreation. Take to the net at the tennis center, a seasonal facility with temperature-controlled courts, racquet rentals and a pro shop as you play a relaxing game of golf on our 9-hole golf course.
Kenlake State Resort Park is a polished vacation and business retreat in the heart of one of the nation's finest outdoor recreation areas. The resort is only minutes away from Land Between the Lakes, a 170,000-acre nature lover's paradise and environmental education area. Located on the mid-west shore of Kentucky Lake, with the longest shoreline of any man-made lake in the eastern United States, Kenlake is the perfect spot to enjoy the great outdoors!
For more private accommodations you may choose a one, two, or three-bedroom cottage with one or two baths. These cottages offer beautiful lake, wooded, or golf course views with features that include decks and screened-in porches. Tableware, cooking utensils, and linens are provided with fresh linens available daily.
Open year-round. Cottages available by late afternoon. Check-out by 11:00 AM, Central time. No Pets.
Are you roughing it? It won?t be too difficult in the 90-site campground. Utility hookups, a dump station, and a central service building with showers and rest rooms make your camping trip hassle-free.
Open April 1- October 31. No advance reservations.Check-out by 2:00 PM, Central time. Pets are allowed if restrained. (No swimming area provided for campers.)
Gracious hospitality is the tradition at the Kenlake lodge. From the radiant gardens to the lake views, this 48-room hotel is a destination for the entire family. Experience the manicured flower gardens surrounding the lodge to enjoy natures finest palette of seasonal colors. Rooms available by late afternoon. Lodge room check-out by 1100am, local time. A limited number of lodge rooms and cottages will be available for pets.
Kenlake has the perfect atmosphere for your event! The Garden Room is a glass-enclosed room overlooking the lake, accommodating 100 guests banquet-style. Meeting Rooms A, B, & C are located on the lower level of the lodge and can seat 30-210 guests. For information on booking an event, phone Vickie Wimberly at 270-474-2211.
1. Kenlake State Park offers a public swimming pool for visitors during the summer season.
2. The park's large outdoor pool includes a shallow end perfect for children and non-swimmers.
3. Lifeguards are on duty at all times ensuring safety while you enjoy your swim in the park's pool.
4. Swimming lessons, water aerobics classes, and other aquatic programs are often offered by trained professionals within the park.
5. For those who prefer natural waters, Kentucky Lake is accessible from Kenlake Marina with designated areas to swim safely.
6. The lake also provides opportunities for open-water swimming but caution should be taken due to boat traffic nearby.
Nothing can compare to a day on beautiful Kentucky Lake. The marina is equipped with 21 open slips, 127 covered slips, and a launching ramp. Rental fishing boats, aluminum bass boats, pontoon boats, jet ski?s, and ski boats are also available. And Kentucky Lake is a great place to bring your sailboat!
Link to the operators of the Kenlake Marina at www.kenlakemarina.com. Open March 1-October 31, (depending on height of lake water level)
Marina: (270) 474-2245.
Cast away your cares at Kentucky Lake! The fishing opportunities are endless with scores of largemouth, smallmouth, white and Kentucky bass, bluegill, channel and blue catfish, crappie, and sauger.