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South Central Region

Dogwooods Galore at Lake Cumberland

As you drive around the park you can see the beautiful dogwoods etching every part of the landscape.  They dot the hillsides and drape along the roadways.  It’s actually pretty difficult to look...
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Spring Beauties at Lake Cumberland State Resort

Spring Beauties Since last weeks post would not co-operate I am reposting it this week, too pretty to miss! Over the last week or so, the sarvisberry and redbud trees are beginning to open up and dot ...
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Lake Cumberland State Resort is Bursting With Color!

The ornamental peach at Pumpkin Creek Lodge is bursting with vivid pink blossoms.  As you drive by the lodge road the blossoms catch your eye immediately.         This dainty blue ...
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Barren River Lake State Resort Park – Wildflower Report

Because of the gorgeous weather we just had this past weekend, I was lucky enough to get out and hike around the park Saturday and witness the beauty of nature’s sights and sounds.  If wildflowe...
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Spring Has Sprung At Lake Cumberland!

    Spring has definitely sprung at Lake Cumberland this week.  It sprang up with boys and girls everywhere.  Many schools were out for spring break this week and Lake Cumberland State Resor...
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