Local Area Recreation Near Kentucky Lakes / Prizer Point KOA

When you choose our centrally located campground and resort, we are your gateway to all the beauty the Kentucky Lakes are known for. There are countless outdoor activities, beautiful sights and exciting escapades around every turn. Whether you are exploring the water aboard a boat or introducing your kids to the great outdoors, your experience at Kentucky Lakes KOA and our on-site marina is an adventure you will never forget. 

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We can provide you with our favorite local recreation options when vacationing at Kentucky Lake, Lake Barkley and Land Between The Lakes. So, don't wait to book your next big adventure!

Nearby Hikes

Nearby Hikes

There are dozens of hiking trails throughout the Kentucky Lakes area filled with beauty, tranquility and unforgettable sights. Most of these wooded trails are located in The Land Between The Lakes, and there is something for every skill level. The woods and lakes feature plenty of paved paths, dirt tracks and strenuous trails. 

Hematite Lake Trail is near the LBL Nature Station and offers an easy stroll around the water, where you can enjoy the area's many migratory waterfowl and other wildlife. Stop off at the trailhead and enjoy lunch at one of the picnic tables. 

Canal Loop Trail is one of the region's most popular hikes. This series of connecting trails offer stunning lake views. If you are looking for something a little more rugged, the North/South Trail allows you to take the grand tour of LBL and enjoy its hilly terrain.

Horseback Riding

Horseback Riding

No other place in the United States is as synonymous with horses as Kentucky. People all over the country come to this region to enjoy a memorable horseback riding experience. Our campground is near a few area stables where you can get outfitted for a horseback riding excursion, and The Land Between The Lakes offers miles of riding trails.

Boating

Boating

With thousands of acres of freshwater, the Kentucky Lakes region is a boater's dream. Your whole family will enjoy zooming across the water, lounging on deck or splashing around in the water for hours on end. If you do not have a boat of your own, our marina has plenty of watercraft rentals to suit every taste. You can even spend the night in your own hassle-free floating cabin.

Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley Fishing

Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley Fishing

You can experience some of the best freshwater fishing in Kentucky right here in the Kentucky Lakes region. Lake Barkley and Kentucky Lake alone have over 200,000 acres of water to explore. That means plenty of room for a day of fishing, and our campground staff would be happy to point you to the best fishing in the area.

Our lakes feature an assortment of great catches — largemouth bass, crappie, bluegill, catfish and more. Rent a boat from our marina or bring your own watercraft. You will have prime access to a day of fun and relaxation on the water. Take advantage of our private fishing areas, or hire a guide to show you the best spots to cast your line. Just be ready to reel in some trophy-sized fish.