The perfect vacationÂ is the Kentucky Lake area – it is naturally perfect for you to create a unique vacation experience. Kentucky Lake draws in millions of visitors each year.
There is always something to do day or night with attractions such as mini golf, go-karts, live country music shows, a local drive-in and our state resort park. Whether it’s socializing around the campfire, laying out by the pool or tubing and skiing along 2,300 miles of shoreline, there is something that every member of the family will enjoy.
Fishing is what we are known for and that is our main draw. Every year, Kentucky Lake is one of the Top Ten Bass and Crappie lakes in the United States. It is also home to the largest tournament organization in the world, FLW Outdoors.
We also have hunting, mountain biking, road cycling, ATV riding, horseback riding, canoeing, kayaking or hiking and seeing what nature has to offer.
There are a variety of local antique shops, gift shops and boutiques. Whether you’re looking for an old treasure or keepsake, or that perfect gift to take back home, our local shopping has got you covered. Some of our shops are unique to Kentucky Lake and can’t be found anywhere else.
Kentucky Lake prides itself in offering diverse accommodations for everyone. Resorts and marinas line the lake. Our lodging includes lakefront cabins and cottages, motels and hotels, primitive and full hook-up campgrounds and unique floating houseboat vacations. Accommodations are strategically located throughout the beautiful lake area with access to major highways.
Family vacations, fishing trips or just a getaway, Kentucky Lake has something for everyone! Whatever the season, whatever the reason, the Kentucky Lake area is the perfect spot for you and your family.
Marshall County Tourist Commission
93 Carroll Rd.
Benton, KY 42025