Lake Cumberland, Cumberland River, Lake Cumberland State Resort Park, Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery, Kentucky Pedal & Paddle.
Jamestown Kentucky has made a name for itself as a gateway to famous Lake Cumberland. With four marinas in Russell County, there are plenty of opportunities for a relaxing lake vacation. Boat rentals and great lake style living accommodations have everything you need for a trip to the lake. Jamestown is also home to 16 miles of the Cumberland River Paddle Trail. Beginning just below Wolf Creek Dam, this scenic stretch of river is great for paddlers and anglers alike. This stretch of the Cumberland River is home to trophy trout and striped bass, as well as smallmouth and largemouth bass. There are plenty of adventures available on land as well. Jamestown is home to Lake Cumberland State Resort Park and its extensive hiking trails and geocache trails. There is also horseback riding available seasonally at Lake Cumberland State Resort Park. Cyclists will enjoy the many scenic and challenging roads throughout Russell County. Be sure to visit Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery to see the remarkable process of hatching and raising fish. Several local outfitters are ready to provide bikes or kayaks for your adventure. Good hunting abounds in and around Jamestown, and deer and turkey hunters can also find outfitters to help in their pursuit. The community of Jamestown has worked to invite those people looking for a great adventure, and we encourage to make them a part of your next Kentucky experience.