Little Lick Campground

Area Status: Open

Little Lick Campground on London Ranger District is a favorite destination for campers who also enjoy horseback riding on Little Lick Trail #502 and Nathan McClure Trail #530. The campground is located on a long ridgetop in the southeast corner of Pulaski County, Kentucky, just north of the Cumberland River. The campground provides four family camping areas and two double campsites. The campsites have tent pads, fire rings, lantern posts and picnic tables. Trash pickup not available, so plan on packing out your trash. Bring your own drinking water.

Use picket lines and corrals to secure horses. Do not tie horses to trees.

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.

Quad: Hail

View Little Lick Campground Guide and Map (pdf)

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At a Glance

Reservations: Campsites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. 
Area Amenities: Tent camping, Picnic tables, Toilets
Usage: Light
Information Center: ​​London Office Contact Information

General Information


From I-75, exit 38, travel west on KY 192. Go 24.5 miles to Old Whitney Road on the left. Follow signs to the campground. 

From Somerset, take KY 192 east for 21 miles. Turn right on Old Whitney Road. Follow signs to the campground.


The campground is not accessible. 


Parking is available at the campground.


Sites do not meet accessibility standards for persons with disabilities.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

Horse Camping

General Info:


The campground is not accessible. 


Parking is available at the campground.

Water Availability Stock water


Picnic tables: Picnic tables are at each site.
Tent camping: Tent pads are available.
Toilets: Chemical toilets DO NOT meet accessibility standards for persons with disabilities.

Related Information

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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