Area Status: Open
This group campground on Cave Run Lake on the Cumberland Ranger District has a bathhouse, picnic shelter and horseshoe pit. The camping area accommodates large groups by reservation only. The picnic shelter is equipped with a grill, serving table and electricity.
Nearby Trails: Boat Gunnel Shoreline Trail #1206 (0.5 miles)
Oak Ridge Trail # 1208 (0.5 miles)
Wildlife Habitat Trail #1215 (0.5 miles)
Nearby Facilities: Boat Gunnel Picnic Area
Shallow Flats Fishing Site
Cave Run Lake area map
You must comply with all regulations established by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources concerning fishing, boating and waterway safety laws. Licenses and regulation guides are available at most retail stores.
At a Glance
Open the middle of March through the beginning of November. View Recreation Schedule and Fees for exact date.
Campsites may be reserved by visiting the National Recreation Reservation Service (NRRS) website or calling toll free at 877-444-6777 (877-833-6777 for the hearing impaired). Reservations must be made at least 10 days in advance.
||Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
A fee is required to use this campground.
||Mid-May - Mid-October
||Drinking water is available.
||The bathhouse has flush toilets and showers.
Cumberland Ranger District
2375 KY 801 South
Morehead, KY 40351
From I-64, take exit 133. Turn south onto KY 801. Go south 8 miles. Boat Gunnel is on the right.
The restroom facilities, bathhouse, picnic shelter and picnic tables meet accessibility standards for persons with disabilities.
Parking is available at the campground.