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Barren River Lake State Resort Park

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Barren River Lake State Resort Park

Lucas, Kentucky

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Barren River Lake State Resort Park is a water-lover’s paradise surrounded by forested, rolling hills. It is located near Kentucky’s famous cave area, including the longest cave system in the world!

Lodge Rooms - Louie B. Nunn Lodge, surrounded by rolling, tree-covered hills, overlooks the beautiful 10,000-acre lake. The lodge has 51 rooms and offers full amenities. For mementos of your visit, browse The Barren Collection, which features Kentucky handcrafts.

Cottages - Enjoy the contemporary styling of the park's 22 cottages. Each cottage has two bedrooms and two baths. Several of our cottages provide charming lake views while other cottages are nestled in the woods providing a cozy getaway.

Dining - Visit Driftwood Restaurant and enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner. Their famous hot brown and juicy burgers are on the menu. A strong supporter of KY Proud products, Driftwood Restaurant uses locally grown products when possible. The restaurant has seating for 146 people and has two separate private dining areas that may be used for banquets and special celebrations.

Features
  • - Beach
  • - Boat Launch
  • - Boat Rental
  • - Campground on site
  • - Central Water
  • - Cottages
  • - Electrical Hookups
  • - Exercise Room
  • - Food Service
  • - Golf
  • - Group Meeting Rm.
  • - High Speed Internet
  • - Internet Access
  • - KY Handcrafters Shop
  • - Lake Acres: 72
  • - Lodge/Dining Room
  • - Meeting Room
  • - Mountain Biking
  • - Number of Cottages/Condos: 72
  • - Number of Units: 72
  • - On-site Laundry Facilities
  • - Open Year-round
  • - Outdoor Pool
  • - Park Acres: 72
  • - Picnic Area
  • - Playgrounds
  • - Pontoon Rental
  • - Pool
  • - Restaurant on site
  • - Sewer
  • - Ski Boat Rental
  • - State Resort Park
  • - Tennis Courts
  • - Trails (Miles): 72
  • - Wheelchair Access
  • - Wi-Fi (wireless internet)
Credit Cards Accepted
  • - American Express
  • - Discover
  • - MasterCard
  • - Visa
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1149 State Park Rd.
Lucas, KY 42156

Region: Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Phone: 270-646-2151
Alt Phone: 270-646-2151
Fax: 270-646-3645
Toll Free US: 800-325-0057
Website: parks.ky.gov/parks/r...
Email: barrenriver@ky.gov
Booking Website: parks.ky.gov/pa...
Meetings Website: parks.ky.gov/gr...

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