Otter Creek Outdoor Recreation Area
Directions: KY-1638 approximately 4 miles west of Dixie Hwy, U.S. 31W
Daily Access Fee: $3 for those 12 and older. Under12 admitted free.
Open Wednesday - Sunday from dawn to dusk. Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays except on holidays (the area is closed on New Year's Day and Christmas Day).
Otter Creek Outdoor Recreation Area is one of the treasures of Meade County. Now being run by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife, Otter Creek’s 2,155 acres offer an abundance of outdoor experiences.
The recreation area is located approximately 25 miles southwest of downtown Louisville along the Ohio River in Meade County, Kentucky. It is accessible from Dixie Highway, just 14 miles south of the Gene Snyder Freeway. Otter Creek offers an array of activities, including picnicking, hunting, fishing, horseback riding, mountain biking, shooting ranges, camping and more. Campground will open March 29 for the 2013 season.