Local Area Attractions Near Russell Springs KOA Journey

Russell Springs KOA Journey is an ideal base camp to explore all the local things to do in Russell Springs, Kentucky. Within minutes, you can find boating, golfing and other recreational activities.

Visit Lake Cumberland for boating, hiking and relaxing in the sun. The Lake Cumberland Marina is perfect for renting a pontoon or launching your boat. Take a joyride around the lake, or cast a line to see what you can catch. You can also visit Lake Cumberland State Park and explore trails on foot or on a bike. The Greensboro Natural Bridge is another must-see area attraction. The stone structure is over 60 feet high and 120 feet wide.

There are many things to do in nearby Jamestown, Kentucky, as well. Stop by the Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery to see many trout species and view an active honey bee hive. You can also visit Wolf Creek Dam, a mile-long landmark that forms Cumberland Lake. Avid golfers will love playing 18 holes at the Lakewood Country Club. The location has tennis courts and a clubhouse, too.

When you need a campground in Russell Springs, Kentucky, look no further than Russell Springs KOA Journey. Reserve an RV Site, Deluxe Cabin, Camping Cabin or Tent Site for your next vacation near the lake.

Lake Cumberland Marina

Lake Cumberland Marina

Lake Cumberland is one of the most beautiful places in the United States and the best place to explore all of its beauty is from right on the lake itself. Head over to Lake Cumberland Marina to launch your own boat or rent of their pontoons to enjoy a day of exploration and fishing in one of the best fishing destinations around.

2108 Highway 1383

Russell Springs, KY 42642

270-866-6616

Lake Cumberland State Park

Lake Cumberland State Park

Lake Cumberland State Resort Park offers several activities for fun family time.  Enjoy the indoor or outdoor pool, exercise room, sauna, game room, mini golf, tennis courts, and playgrounds.  Enjoy a picnic, take a hike through the park, or even follow one of the several bike paths.  Enjoy a scenic overlook of beautiful Lake Cumberland.  And try out the horseback riding before leaving the park!

5465 State Park Road

Jamestown, KY 42629

270-343-3111

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Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery

Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery

Come face to face with the region's underwater friends, explore karst terrain, see the inner workings of an active honey bee hive, and meet Dale, the lifelike animatronic fish biologist—all by stepping into the unique and exciting exhibit hall at the Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery Visitor/Environmental Education Center.  The hatchery provides over 1,000,000 rainbow, brown, and brook trout each year to the benefit of the American people.  Also visit Wolf Creek Dam.  Over 1-mile long, the landmark which forms Lake Cumberland from the Cumberland River provides hydro-electrical power and flood control.

50 Kendall Road

Jamestown, KY 42629

270-343-3797

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Creelsboro Natural Bridge

Creelsboro Natural Bridge

Below the mass of concrete which is Wolf Creek Dam is the area of the Rockhouse and Swan Pond Bottom.  Here you will find a 300 million year old natural bridge arch of solid limestone carved by nature and affectionately referred to as Rockhouse Bottom.  This 60 ft. high and over 120 ft. wide rock formation is located next to the cool rushing waters of the Cumberland River and is said to have been used by Native Americans and early settlers as a shelter against the elements. This is a Russell County treasure you don't want to miss.

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Lakewood Country Club

Lakewood Country Club

18-Hole Semi-Private, Par 70.  Lakewood Country Club is a semi-private 18-Hole, Par 70 Golf Course with tennis courts, swimming pool, and a clubhouse.

4214 Highway 379

Jamestown, KY 42629

270-343-3921

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