The campground has three miles of shoreline along Cave Run Lake. Many campsites are within walking distance of the lakeshore.
Campfires are permitted in grills only. Make sure fires are out before retiring at night and when leaving your campsite.
The RV dump station is located at the campground entrance.
Some sites may be reserved, through www.recreation.gov or National Recreation Reservation Service: 1-877-444-6777 or 1-877-833-6777 for hearing impaired.
Dump station at camp entrance.
The cabin will sleep up to seven persons. A $50 refundable deposit is due upon arrival.
Reserve through National Recreation Reservation System (NRRS) at 1-877-444-6777 or at www.recreation.gov.
Reservations must be made at least 4 days in advance. A 2-night minimum is required for weekends and weekdays. A 3-night minimum is required on holidays.
Visitor programs are held during the weekends.
Boating - Motorized
The boat ramp has a parking lot and a dock for easy loading. Boats may be anchored near campsites close to the lake. Boats are allowed outside the beach swimming area.
Concrete boat ramp
Registered campers can swim free of charge. Non-campers may swim for a fee of $5/vehicle, up to 5 persons. No lifeguards are provided at the swimming beach.
Swimmers should watch for sharp drop-offs and submerged rocks. Children should be supervised by an adult.
Kentucky law prohibits open containers of alcohol and the consumption of alcohol in public places.
Cave Run Lake
The Zilpo Recreation Area has a concrete boat ramp.
30 sites have electric hookups for RVs.
Flush toilets and showers are available.
The bathhouse is accessible.
Tables are available at the campsites and the beach picnic area.