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H❤️ppy Friday! Camping season is here. Not the hard core rustic...



H❤️ppy Friday! Camping season is here. Not the hard core rustic type? How cool would it be to sleep among the trees in roughing it “lite” mode? Red River Gorgeous Cabins has just the thing for you (with essential stuff like a bathroom). Repost from @visittheusa @canopycrew (at Red River Gorge)

POSTED: 2 days ago

TBT to a Kentucky Derby way back in the day. (meaning we have no...



TBT to a Kentucky Derby way back in the day. (meaning we have no idea what year!) 143 years of tradition in our Old Kentucky Home. 🐎🌹👒 📷: @kentuckyderby (at Churchill Downs)

POSTED: 3 days ago

Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations ~ Waterfall...



Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations ~ Waterfall Wednesday inspiration by 📷 @pmcdphoto (at Red River Gorge)

POSTED: 4 days ago

National Park Week is April 15-23. This weekend, April 22-23,...



National Park Week is April 15-23. This weekend, April 22-23, every national park will give you free admission! There are also Earth Day activities, as well as An opportunity for kids to earn a Junior Ranger badge. Fun ranger-led programs will be held to encourage you to get active. What are Kentucky’s national parks? Check out our Complete Guide to Kentucky’s National Parks on our website. (at Mammoth Cave National Park)

POSTED: 5 days ago

Monday Motivation ~ stretch, yawn…you can do this!...



Monday Motivation ~ stretch, yawn…you can do this! Springtime beauty by @capturedart 💐🌷☀️ (at Lexington, Kentucky)

POSTED: 6 days ago

Happy Friday, Everyone! 🙌🏻 Have a wonderful holiday weekend!...



Happy Friday, Everyone! 🙌🏻 Have a wonderful holiday weekend! Baby lamb adorableness by 📷: @mrsjamieyoung (at Mt Washington)

POSTED: 9 days ago

It’s Waterfall Wednesday 💦 Some of Kentucky’s...



It’s Waterfall Wednesday 💦 Some of Kentucky’s waterfalls sure have some um…unique names! 😄 This is Lick Creek Falls near Whitley City. 📷: @keiths_nature Waterfall seekers can get more information through the Daniel Boone National Forest Stearns Ranger District - Lick Creek Falls Trail #631A. (at Whitley City, Kentucky)

POSTED: 11 days ago
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There’s a quiet beauty in a rainy night. 🌧 Peaceful...



There’s a quiet beauty in a rainy night. 🌧 Peaceful backroads by 📷 @kyvelvet

POSTED: 12 days ago

Monday Motivation ~ 77 and sunshine! ☀️🌷 perfect day to get out...



Monday Motivation ~ 77 and sunshine! ☀️🌷 perfect day to get out and about. Here’s a suggestion - Check out Bernheim Forest in Clermont (near Shepherdsville) With 15,625 acres and 35 miles of trails with options for all skill levels, there’s plenty of room to explore. Spring eye candy by 📷 : @jdjudah (at Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest)

POSTED: 13 days ago

And the sun sets on a weekend of sunshine and spring breezes in...



And the sun sets on a weekend of sunshine and spring breezes in the Bluegrass. 🌾 Hope you found time to get out and spend time doing whatever it is that makes you happy! Share it with us by tagging us or using #travelky 📷 @the_lowe_life (at Midway, Kentucky)

POSTED: 14 days ago
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Happy Friday and National Beer Day! 🍻 Celebrate with a cold one...



Happy Friday and National Beer Day! 🍻 Celebrate with a cold one from one of your local craft breweries. 📷: @westsixth (at Lexington, Kentucky)

POSTED: 16 days ago

Keeneland Spring Meet kicks off tomorrow! Did you know that they...



Keeneland Spring Meet kicks off tomorrow! Did you know that they are offering new tours? Have out of town guests to entertain? Find out what happens behind the scenes in restricted areas or have a session with a BETologist! 📷: @keeneland (at Keeneland)

POSTED: 17 days ago

Sometimes you’ve just got to find an old dirt road and see...



Sometimes you’ve just got to find an old dirt road and see where it takes you. 📷: @bereakytourism (at Pinnacles, Berea Ky)

POSTED: 19 days ago

Monday greetings ~ Beautiful tulips in bloom at The Kentucky...



Monday greetings ~ Beautiful tulips in bloom at The Kentucky State Capitol 🌷 📷 by @kycycles (at Kentucky State Capitol)

POSTED: 20 days ago

Dear Weekend: please stay. ❤️. Hope that you are enjoying...



Dear Weekend: please stay. ❤️. Hope that you are enjoying Sunday night peace and relaxation, friends. Sunday night sunset by 📷 @gmsvachphotography (at Union, Kentucky)

POSTED: 21 days ago

Come join the Grand Re-opening of the Rabbit Hash General Store...



Come join the Grand Re-opening of the Rabbit Hash General Store tomorrow (April 1)! The popular general store opened in 1831 was destroyed by fire last year. It’s back..better than ever and they are celebrating from 10-8. Pictured: Ambassador Lady 🐾 @xanderstone12 (at Rabbit Hash Historic District)

POSTED: 1 month ago

It’s National Take a Walk in the Park Day. 🌿. Head to a...



It’s National Take a Walk in the Park Day. 🌿. Head to a nearby park for some fresh air and outdoor views (it is gonna be mid-70’s today, ya know? 😎) or soon to any of our awesome Kentucky State Parks! Find one at parks.ky.gov 📷 @kystateparks (at Pine Mountain State Resort Park)

POSTED: 1 month ago

Happy 100th Birthday to the legendary racehorse, Man O’...



Happy 100th Birthday to the legendary racehorse, Man O’ War! 🐎. The Kentucky Horse Park is having a season-long celebration featuring a special exhibit in his honor, “The Mostest Horse That Ever Was”. Photo by @kyhorsepark James Shambhu (at The Kentucky Horse Park)

POSTED: 1 month ago

Monday Motivation ~ Sending positive vibes your way for a great...



Monday Motivation ~ Sending positive vibes your way for a great week! Love this peaceful farm scene in Lincoln County. Captured for you by 📷@bill.french.photography (at Lincoln County, Kentucky)

POSTED: 1 month ago

So many awesome Sunday night sunsets…so little to me!...



So many awesome Sunday night sunsets…so little to me! Here is one for the blue..💙🏀 Great work by 📷: @matt.mcclintock

POSTED: 1 month ago