|Cumberland Falls State Resort Park|
Secluded within 300,000 acres of Daniel Boone National Forest, there is an abundant amount of wildlife in this park.<br><br>
Plant lovers can enjoy several species of trillium (erect, large-flowered, sessile, yellow, painted) and native orchid as well as mountain laurel, dogwood, redbud, and ros...
Lake Cumberland State Resort Park
|Description: Primary viewing is along 5-mile entrance drive to lodge. Wildflowers such as phlox, fire pink, and lily dot the park.|
Wildlife to Watch: Located on 50,250-acre Lake Cumberland, this site is known for numerous white-tailed deer,striped skunk, and gray squirrel. Upland hardwood forest provides spring and summer homes for migratory songbirds such as scarlet tanager, eastern bluebird, titmouse, vireos, wrens, chickadees, goldfinches, and a variety of warblers.
Special Tips: Restaurant on site.
Other Activities: Nature center offers a full-time naturalist, guided tours, additional viewing information, and access to a 4-mile loop nature trail. Special events throughout year, daily programs Memorial Day to Labor Day. Full-service marina; horseback riding (seasonal).
Ownership: Kentucky Department of Parks
Size: 3117 acres
Closest Town: Jamestown
Best Seasons for Wildlife Viewing: