Kentucky's rolling hills and verdant fields make it perfect for the genteel horses that come every year for the Kentucky Derby. There's so much more of Kentucky to see, however, from the Appalachian foothills to the subterranean rooms and rivers. If you're ready to explore the Bluegrass state in all its natural beauty, then visit a KOA campground location.
You and your family will love planning a day of exploring Kentucky's lush landscape from your KOA campsite. Whether you're roughing it in a tent or you prefer accommodations with more amenities, then make KOA your home base as you explore all this state has to offer.
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KOA is popular all over the nation because it allows you to camp near the best attractions while enjoying great amenities. No matter which KOA location you choose in Kentucky, you will enjoy a clean campsite, friendly and helpful customer service as well as affordable sites. Plus, you and your kids can participate in an abundance of family activities depending on the campground, from swimming pools to climbing walls to planned campground activities.
Some of the conveniences KOA offers include:
To ensure you get the camping experience you want, KOA features a variety of lodging options. Whether you're looking to rough it or you prefer more comfortable abodes, a KOA campground has something for you:
Whether you're here to visit the horses or the mountains are calling your name, there's so much to do in the verdant landscapes of Kentucky. Near Mammoth Cave National Park, beneath the earth, lies the largest cave system on the planet.
When you camp in the Cumberland Foothills, you can enjoy the Appalachian beauty the state is known for. Or, if you can't get enough of rolling rivers, waterfalls and scenic drives, then head to Cumberland Gap National Historic Park, which offers over 85 miles of trails.
However, we can't forget the horse race that put Kentucky on the map. Kentucky's horse country stretches to the north between Lexington and Lousiville. There you'll find the Churchill Downs as well as the Kentucky Derby Museum.
If you're planning a family camping excursion or if you're springtime trip coincides with the Kentucky Derby, there's no time like the present to make your KOA reservation. Booking is simple. Just give us a call or reserve your site on our website. The lush hills of Kentucky are calling you.
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