Enjoy Lake Cumberland cabins, scenery, activities and more
Rich in small town charm, heritage and beautiful waterways, the Kentucky’s Southern
Shorelines region of Kentucky invites you to explore and enjoy nature and Kentucky’s
historic small town southern charm first hand.
find a lot to do here in the Southern Shoreline area.
Play outdoors on our regions many lakes and rivers; take in the view on a scenic
mountain train ride; experience
laid-back living in small towns with unique shops,
Kentucky artists and artisans and authentic Kentucky cuisine; relax in historic
bed-and-breakfasts, houseboats, rustic Lake Cumberland cabins,
campgrounds or resorts.
Lake Cumberland is one of Kentucky’s resort state parks, with comfortable rooms and affordable rates. One of the state’s most popular sporting and family vacation destinations with over
1200 miles of shoreline, it’s hard to pass up Lake Cumberland, where cabins, record-breaking
fishing, water adventures and breath-taking scenery are all in one location. Lake
Cumberland boat rentals are available at the marina for a great time on the water.
Discover the heritage and history of the counties bordering the lake at the Mill
Springs Civil War Battlefield, the National Cemetery and Mill Springs Park, home
of the world’s largest working water-wheel. In all of the region’s lakes and rivers,
from Big South Fork National River to Lake Cumberland, boat rentals, fishing, boating,
and outfitters are among the best in the state.
Check out scenic Daniel Boone National
Forest camping and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation area
and take a scenic railway trip deep into the heart of what was coal country. Enjoy
restaurants, galleries, museums, theater productions, concerts, annual festivals,
car and boat shows, and the works of local artisans and craftsmen in our inviting
small towns throughout the region.
No matter what
your vacation style, whether you are vacationing with family and friends, are
on a sportsmen’s holiday, a romantic cabin getaway, an executive retreat or a girlfriend getaway, the
Kentucky Southern Shorelines region offers something great for everyone. And
between the clean and
cozy Lake Cumberland cabins, rustic campgrounds, or the luxurious lakefront
Lure Lodge complete with pool access, you’ll find the perfect place to spend a night or two at the perfect
price -- book today! Don’t
forget to explore the map of other Kentucky regions to discover other great trip ideas you can add to your