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Region South Central Kentucky

Burnside Kentucky is a quaint lakeside town with an intriguing history and an abundance of outdoor adventure.

As "the only town on Lake Cumberland," Burnside's location on the eastern end of beautiful Lake Cumberland and in the midst of Daniel Boone National Forest makes it an ideal base for excursions to the water or the woods!

You'll discover a host of events in Burnside throughout the year including classic car shows, lake boat races to year-round events at the General Burnside State Resort Park. Lodging ranges from lake cabins to quaint B&B's, and dining options are nearly limitless.

Visit to learn more about this lakeside retreat.