White Sulphur Horse Camp

Area Status: Open

White Sulphur Horse Camp, located near Cave Run Lake on the Cumberland District, is developed as a primitive campground for horseback riders. The camp provides access to over 50 miles of multiple-use trails winding along forested hills and limestone ridges. Ideal for individual riders as well as organized groups, the facilities at the horse camp bring riders into the heart of the Daniel Boone National Forest, the Pioneer Weapons Wildlife Management Area, and the Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail.

  • The parking area can accommodate up to 30 vehicles with a trailer, up to 50 feet long. 
  • Picket lines and a watering trough are available for horses.
  • Campers must bring their own drinking water. 
  • The campground has no electricity.

Negative Coggins Test Required. The Kentucky Department of Agriculture requires a negative Coggins or similar test for equine infectious anemia and a valid certificate of veterinary inspection.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Tent camping, Picnic tables, Toilets
Fees: A fee is required to use this campground. Pay at site using fee envelope.
  • 3rd Friday in March through last Sunday in October: $15/night per vehicle; day use $8/day.
  • November 1st to 3rd Thursday in March: $10/night per vehicle; day use $6/day.
Recreation Passes and Permits
Restroom: Vault toilets
Information Center: Cumberland Office Contact Information

General Information


From US 60 take KY 211 south from Salt Lick for 4 miles. Turn left (east) on Forest Service Road 129. Go 2 miles to Clear Creek Market; turn left on Forest Service Road 105; go 2.5 miles.


Parking is available at the camp.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

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Permits & Regulations

Rules: Horse Camping
Horseback Tread Lightly
Rules: Trails
ules: Camping

Horse Camping

Camping is allowed only if you have horses with you. 

General Info:


Vault toilets are accessible for persons with disabilities. 


Parking is available at the camp. 

Reservation Info Sites are not reservable.
Fire Information Grills


Picnic tables: Picnic tables are available at the campsites.
Tent camping: Yes
Toilets: Vault toilets

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