your guide to over 550 living history museums

Resource Guide Index

Places Home Page

Quick Guide
Name, City, Type of Resource

Progress!  We've found an Internet address for over  95% of al the State and National Parks, and most state forests and wildlife areas,  and we're adding address and contact information daily.  We're working to add  more statue and national Forests, Preserves, and Wildlife Management information (and other federal lands, like BLM and Corps of Engineers)  Details for each park remain in the future.  If you know about a property, we'll consider adding your description of up to 50 words.  We're unable to pay for this, but will gladly give authorship credit. Just drop us an e-mail.  And please, we always want to know if we've provided incorrect information, so let us know..  
 

Parks Kentucky McAlpine Lock - Yatesville

 
  MAIN PARKS INDEX  

 

  McAlpine Lock And Dam +Ohio River US Army Corps of Engineers   USACE

  http://www.lrl.usace.army.mil/ld98/MCALPINE.HTM

  502-774-3514

  805 N 27TH STREET

  Louisville  KY  40212-1099

    Provides a navigational channel between Louisville and Cincinnati

    that is an integral part of Ohio River navigation.  Located off 27th

    St., Louisville.  
 
Recreation.gov
 

  Middle Creek Park  County Park     Boone County P&R
 
http://www.boonecountyky.org/parks/Parks/MiddleCreek.aspx
 
Burlington  KY
 
230 acres     Last Update  9 /13/2006

 
Mineral Mound SP  State Park      KY SP
 
http://www.ky.gov/agencies/parks/mineral.htm
 
270 362-4271
 
Gregory Road
 
*****       KY
 
541 acres
 
Last Update    3 /31/2004

  My Old Kentucky Home SP  State Park                          KY SP
 
http://www.kystateparks.ky.gov/kyhome.htm
 
502 348-3502
 
PO Box 323
 
Bardstown  KY    40004
 
inspiration for the Stephen Foster song                                   285 acres
 
Last Update     4 /1 /2004

  Natural Bridge SRP      State Resort Park   KY SP
  http://www.kystateparks.ky.gov/natbridg.htm
  Slade    KY

  Nolin Lake SP  State Park                        KY SP
 
http://www.kystateparks.ky.gov/nolnlake.htm
 
270 286-4240
 
Box 340
 
Bee Spring   KY    42207
 
Last Update     4 /1 /2004

  Nolin River Lake           US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  http://www.lrl.usace.army.mil/nrl

  270-286-4511

  2150 Nolin Dam Road

  Bee Spring  KY  42207-0339

    Scenic area, rich in Americana.  Nolin River Lake is located in

    southcentral Kentucky and is approximately 20 miles north of the

    largest cave system in the world, Mammoth Cave National Park. 

    The lake was completed by the Corps of Engineers in 1963.For ca

   Recreation.gov

   http://www.reserveusa.com

 

  Old Fort Harrod SP       State Park      KY SP
 
http://www.kystateparks.ky.gov/ftharrd2.htm
  Harrodsburg       KY

  Old Mulkey Meetinghouse SHS State Historic Site   KY SP
 
http://www.kystateparks.ky.gov/mulkey.htm     270 487-8481
 
38 Old Mulkey Road
  Tompkinsville    KY   42167
 
log meeting house built in 1804
 
Last Update     3 /4 /2004

  Paintsville Lake SP  State Park                        KY SP
 
http://www.kystateparks.ky.gov/paintsv.htm
 
606 297-8486
 
PO Box 920
 
Staffordsville   KY    41256
 
1140 acres
 
Last Update     4 /1 /2004

  Paintsville Lake            US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  http://www.lrh.usace.army.mil/OR/Project.asp?OR-PIV

  606-297-6312

  807 KY RT 2275

  Staffordsville  KY  41256-9035

    Located in eastern Kentucky, the lake offers boating opportunities

    in a rural setting.

  Recreation.gov Recreation.gov

  Pennyrile Forest SRP  State Resort Park             KY SP
 
http://www.ky.gov/agencies/parks/pennyril.htm
 
270 797-3421                                                 800 325-1711
 
20781 Penyrile Lodge Road
 
Dawson Springs   KY    42408
 
Last Update    4 /13/2004

  Perryville Battlefield SHS  State Historic Site        KY SP
 
http://www.kystateparks.ky.gov/perryvil.htm 
 
859 332-8631
 
1825 Battlefield Road
 
Perryville   KY    40468
 
site of bloody Civil War clash
 
Last Update    3 /17/2004

  Pine Mountain SRP      State Resort Park   KY SP
  http://www.kystateparks.ky.gov/pinemtn2.htm
  Pineville KY

  Robert Westrick Memorial Park  County Park     Agency:  Carroll County P&R

  http://www.carrolltontourism.com/things_to_do/recreation.htm - Parks

  502 732-7029

  Highway 36

  KY

  Last Update  3 /4 /2007

  Rough River Dam SRP  State Resort Park              KY SP
 
http://www.kystateparks.ky.gov/roughrv2.htm
 
270 257-2311                                    800 325-1713
 
450 Lodge Road
 
Falls of Rough  KY    40119
 
Last Update    4 /13/2004

  Rough River Lake         US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  http://www.lrl.usace.army.mil/rrl

  270-257-2061

  14500 Falls of Rough Road

  Falls of Rough  KY  40119-9801

    Situated within the "cliffy" area of western Kentucky's Pennyroyal

    (or Pennyrile) region, rocky cliffs add to the beauty of the

    shoreline.  Within 50 miles of Mammoth Cave National Park, the

    largest cave system in the world.  T

    Recreation.gov

  http://www.reserveusa.com
 

  Taylorsville Lake           US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  http://www.lrl.usace.army.mil/tay

  502-477-8882

  2825 Overlook RD

  Taylorsville  KY  40071-9028

    Between Lexington and Louisville, near many of Kentucky's

    popular attractions. Taylorsville Lake is located in central

    Kentucky's famed Bluegrass Country.  Historic log structures have

     been relocated near the Visitor Center. 

   Recreation.gov

  Taylorsville Lake SP  State Park         KY SP
 
http://www.kystateparks.ky.gov/taylorlk.htm
 
502 477-8713
 
PO Box 205
 
Taylorsville   KY    40071
  
4250 acres
 
Last Update     4 /2 /2004

  Waveland SHS State Historic Site   KY SP
  http://www.kystateparks.ky.gov/wavelan2.htm
  Lexington   KY

  Wendell Moore Park  County Park   Agency: Oldham County

  http://www.oldhamcounty.net/

  1551 North Highway 393

  LaGrange  KY  40031

  Notes  athletics fields, community/convention center, aquatic    107 acres

  Last Update  12/12/2006


  White Hall SHS      State Historic Site   KY SP
  http://www.kystateparks.ky.gov/whthall.htm
  Richmond  KY

  William Whitley House SHS      State Historic Site   KY SP
  http://www.kystateparks.ky.gov/wmwhitly.htm
  Stanford    KY

  Wolf Creek Dam  Lake Cumberland  US Army Corps of Engineers    USACE

  http://www.orn.usace.army.mil/pao/lakeinfo/WOL.htm

  606-679-6337

  855 BOAT DOCK ROAD         

  Somerset   KY  42501-0450

    Lake Cumberland is the second largest lake in the Cumberland

    River system.  The lake provides varied outdoor recreation

    opportunities for millions of visitors each year. Because of the

    temperate climate and relatively long recreation season, visitors

    have

   Recreation.gov
 

  Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery         Fish and Wildlife Service FWS

  http://southeast.fws.gov/wolfcreek/index.html

  e-mail  James_Gray@fws.gov

  (270) 343-3797

  50 Kendall Road

  Jamestown   KY  42629

    The Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery (NFH) was established in

    1975. Our mission is to provide rainbow and brown trout for

    mitigation stocking in Kentucky; provide a refuge for threatened or

    endangered aquatic species and develop techniques required to cu

   Recreation.gov

  Yatesville Lake SP  State Park                         KY SP
 
http://www.kystateparks.ky.gov/yatesvil.htm
 
606 673-1492
 
PO Box 767
 
Louisa     KY    41230
  
2300 acres
 
Last Update     4 /2 /2004

  Yatesville Lake US Army Corps of Engineers      USACE

  http://www.lrh.usace.army.mil/OR/Project.asp?OR-YBC

  606-686-2412

  PO BOX 1107

  Louisa    KY  41230-4107

    Located in eastern KY on Blaine Creek, 6 mi W of Louisa. 

    Construction of the dam was completed in 1991.  The 2,242-acre

    lake offers boat ramps, with additional facilities planned for future

    development.

   Recreation.gov

Google

 


Beyond the Newsstand

Country Inns Web Only Rates

Now Get it all for Less. Visit Cheap Tickets today.



Reserve Your Camping Place in Ketucky Now:

  AXTEL
 
BAILEYS POINT
 
BOYDS LANDING
 
BUCKHORN CAMPGROUND
 
CADIZ
 
CANAL
 
CARR CREEK LAKE HOLLY SHELTER
 
CARR CREEK LAKE LAUREL SHELTER
 
CARR CREEK LAKE PIN OAK SHELTER
  CARR CREEK LAKE POPLAR SHELTER
 
CARR CREEK LAKE WHITE PINE
 
CAVE CREEK
 
CONFLUENCE RECREATION AREA
 
CRAIGS CREEK GROUP AREA
 
CUMBERLAND POINT
 
DEVILS ELBOW
 
DOG CREEK
 
EUREKA
 
FISHING CREEK
 
GROVE
 
HOLLY BAY
 
HOLMES BEND
 
HURRICANE CREEK
 
KENDALL
 
LAUREL BRANCH
 
LEATHERWOOD RECREATION AREA
 
LINTON
 
LITTCARR CAMPGROUND
 
MOUTARDIER
  NOLIN LAKE DAM SITE
 
NORTH FORK
 
OLD KUTTAWA
 
PIKES RIDGE
 
SMITH RIDGE
 
TAILWATER
 
THE NARROWS
 
TRACE BRANCH RECREATION AREA
 
TWIN KNOBS CAMPGROUND
 
WAITSBORO
 
WAX
 
ZILPO - DANIEL BOONE NAT. FOR.

Search this site

Google
Last Update:  03/03/2010 Previous Site        Previous Page E-Mail Step Into Places

HOME  |  RESOURCE GUIDE  |  CALENDAR VIEW  |  CALENDAR ENTRY  |  ABOUT US  |  CONTACT

                           
Step Into
History
Step Into
Historic Houses
Step Into
Old Towns
Step Into
Science
Step Into
Kids Stuff
Step Into
Museums
Step Into Experience

Copyright 2001-2009 Step Into Places, Inc. All rights reserved
Web Design by 5207 Inc.