Turkey Foot Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Turkey Foot Campground

Turkey Foot Campground is nestled in the forest along the banks of War Fork Creek. For those who enjoy fishing, the creek is stocked with trout throughout the year. A playfield with horseshoe pits is located in a picnic area along the creek. 

The road into the campground is fairly steep and may be unsuitable for vehicles towing large trailers. 

Trails nearby:
Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail #100. A 3.5-mile stretch of Section 19, from Turkey Foot Campground to Jackson County Road 376, is open to off-highway vehicles less than 50" wide.   
Turkey Foot Loop Trail System #303 (4.5 miles) - hiking only

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Picnic tables
Fees None
Open Season: Mid April - Mid November
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: McKee
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center: London Ranger District
761 South Laurel Road
London, KY 40744

General Information


From McKee, take KY 89 north for 3 miles. Turn right on Macedonia Road for 0.5-mile. Turn left on Turkey Foot Road for 1 mile. The road turns to gravel. After 1.9 miles, turn left onto Forest Service Road 345 and follow signs to the campground.


The toilets are developed for accessibility. 


Parking is available at the campground. 

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Camping & Cabins

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Accessible The toilets in the campground are accessible.
Picnic tables Picnic tables are available at each campsite. The picnic area near the creek has six tables.
Tent camping The campground has 15 tent campsites.