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Region Eastern Kentucky

Grayson, Kentucky is an area of unmatched natural beauty. It rests in Carter County, between three of Kentucky's most awe-inspiring state parks. Encircling the city are Grayson Lake, Carter Caves State Park, and Greenbo Lake, making it perfect for swimming, camping, and a multitude of recreational activities. A unique event that Carter County takes part in is the annual Route 60 Yard Sale. Stretching 40 miles, from Boyd to Rowan County, the event features a variety of merchandise from sellers near and far. Outdoors or indoors, a trip to Grayson will give one a refreshing look at life in a serene Eastern Kentucky town.