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Region South Central Kentucky

Located in the aesthetic foothills of the Daniel Boone Forest, outdoorsman can enjoy deer and wildlife in their natural habitat, hike the mountain trails, wade the streams, raft the rivers, camp in their favorite spot or just take in the beauty. Swim, ski, explore and enjoy the sun-drenched waters of Lake Cumberland, which is considered to be one of the finest fishing and pleasure boating areas in the Eastern United States. Monticello is the home of Mill Springs Historic Park, site of one of the last battles in the Civil War. The park houses the world’s largest overshot water wheel. For Appalachian art, back-porch hospitality, industrial pride, recreations and sports, Historic background and unlimited scenic treasures come join us in the ‘Little Mountains’. For a virtual visit go to