Fun Things to Do

Kentucky Lake Cabins are in a grassy, treed area and across the road from a Wildlife Refuge.  A public pool is only 10 minutes away, as well as several public swimming beaches.

It's about a 3-4 minute walk to the lake and a 2-minute drive to a public, pay marina and 2 free public ramps within 5 minutes.

We have plenty of parking for your boats and trailers with electric plug-ins by our cabins!

Pontoons, Fishing Boats, & Jet Skiis

Land Between the Lakes

There is a lot to do and see in our area. TVA's 170,000 acre Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area is just 20 minutes away. There you'll find the only elk preserve east of the Rocky Mountains as well as an American bison prairie. Bald eagles can be seen seasonally along with wild turkeys, deer, foxes, and numerous other wildlife.

LBL also offers horseback riding at EQUINE ADVENTURES at the Wrangler's Campground. Wrangler's boasts miles and miles of trails and is open daily April 1 to October 1 for riders aged 7 years and up (no double riding).   Their trail ride rates are:
$15 for a 45 minute ride   or   $25 for a 75 minute ride.  Pony rides are $5.   To schedule a ride or for more information,
call (270) 924-2211.

click here for LBL Home Page

Fort Donelson National Battlefield

For the Civil War buffs and the casual visitor alike, this historic battlefield is well worth visiting. Its visitor center
provides an audio-visual program, exhibits, and more information. In the summer months, live "Rebel soldiers" re-enact
some of the exhibits. The battlefield overlooks Lake Barkley and is a lovely place for an afternoon picnic.

click here for Fort Donelson Home Page


There are 2 courses within a 30-minute drive of Kentucky Lake Cabins, including this great championship courses:

  Paris Landing State Park Golf Course is a beautiful, lakeside
         course only 10 minutes away. (731) 644-1332
                click here for Paris Landing's website

Holly Forks Shooting Complex

This fine shooting complex is open to the public Sunday - Friday 2-8pm and
Saturday 8am-8pm from April thru October.     Bring your own shotgun and ammo and come practice on skeet,
trap, and 5-stand!     Sporting clays, hand gun/pistol and rifle/black powder shooting areas and an archery range are now here!

For more info call: (731) 333-2057

In Paris -

EIFFEL TOWER    Paris, TN is one of only 2 cities in the US with a replica of the famous Eiffel Tower in Paris, France. Easy to drive to on
Volunteer Dr. at Memorial Park. This is also where an outdoor pool is - see below.

PARIS MUNICIPAL POOL at Eiffel Tower on Volunteer Dr, Paris is a fun outdoor pool with 2 water slides, a brand new splash pad zone,
and diving boards. (731) 644-2698

PARIS-HENRY CO. HERITAGE CENTER    Tour the remarkable elegant 2-story Italian Renaissance mansion that now serves as the local museum
featuring both permanent and temporary exhibits, as well as a gift shop and research resources. Free admission. 614 N. Poplar St.  (731) 642-1030

HISTORICAL AUDIO TOUR    Cassette players, tapes and maps are available at the W.G.Rhea Library and the Heritage Center at no charge.
A historical audio-taped walking tour of Paris is available to visitors.

ARTS & CRAFTS FESTIVAL   Held the lst weekend following Labor Day at Paris Landing State Park. Free admission. Approximately 40,000 visitors
come to this funfilled festival! (731) 641-0269

EIFFEL TOWER KID'S FESTIVAL   Takes place in August each year at Memorial Park.   Activities include inflatable games, pet parade, live music & more!
(731) 644-2517.

WORLD'S BIGGEST FISH FRY    Takes place the last full week of April each year. Activities include a fish tent that serves more than 13,000#s of
catfish dinners plus a parade, rodeo, carnival, and more! Over 100,000 people attend! (731) 642-3431

FUN RUN     Held annually in July. One of the most fun events on the lake! Come by boat, jet ski, or pontoon and win big prizes!
Contact the Chamber of Commerce at (731) 642-3431


Nearby are the towns of Paris, Hazel, and Puryear - all having many, many antique shops to browse through
to find that rare treasure!

Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge     

Only about 20 minutes from KLC is this great new wildlife facility featuring indoor displays & interactive displays as well as outdoor walking & viewing areas. Groups & students are welcome for field trips with a 2-week notice. And all this is FREE!!!

The Visitor Center is open Monday thru Saturday from 8am to 4pm.

Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge     1371 Wildlife Drive    Springville, TN 38256     Phone: 731) 642-2091    website:


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