Cawood Picnic Area
Cawood Picnic Area is located along a creek shaded by large hemlock trees. The site amenities include grills, picnic tables, horseshoe pits and toilet facilities. This area once served as a Civilian Conservation Corps camp during the 1930s. It is located on the Redbird District.
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||Closed for winter. Reopens spring 2023.|
|Operational Hours:||Day use area only - open 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.|
|Area Amenities:||Accessible,Picnic tables,Parking|
|Open Season:||April through October|
|Restroom:||Accessible Chemical Toilets|
Located approximately 3 miles north of the junction of KY 221 with US 421 in Leslie County, just north of the Harlan County line.
The vault toilets are accessible, as well as some of the picnic tables.
Parking is available at the picnic area.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
The capacity of this site is 100.
|No. of Sites||12|
|Picnic tables:||Picnic tables and pedestal grills|
|Parking:||Parking is available at the site|
|Accessible:||The toilet and some of the picnic tables are accessible.|