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.

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

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
Open Season: Open All Year
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Rules and Regulations
Closest Towns: Somerset, KY
Information Center:   The London District Office has temporarily relocated to the US Forest Service/US Army Corps of Engineers Resource Managers Office on KY 1193 between Holly Bay Marina and Laurel River Lake Spillway and Beach (view map). Call 859-428-7706 before visiting.

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.

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.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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