WELCOME TO SOUTHERN AND EASTERN KENTUCKY

Explore More than you would expect in  one of the commonwealth’s most authentic travel regions – Southern and Eastern Kentucky . Our verdant forests, pristine rivers and lakes, and mountain vistas have been welcoming travelers for centuries.

Enjoy rafting in the morning and antiquing in the afternoon with a bite of local cuisine in between.

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MORE ADVENTURE AWAITS

Whether you are seeking adventure on land or on the water, you can find it in Southern and Eastern Kentucky.

Thrill seekers have several options for off-road adventures, including the Black Mountain Off Road Adventure Area in Harlan County and the Wilderness Trail Off Road Park in Bell County.

Adventurers can find heart-pounding rapids for rafting or...


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LIFTING VOICES - MUSIC ECHOES ACROSS SOUTHERN & EASTERN KENTUCKY

Kentucky has always had a rich history of music and other stage enterainment.  We love our toe-tappin' country and bulegrass music!

Check out the Musical Adventure tab at the top of this page for more information.


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Lazer Light Show - Cumberland Falls

July 3, 2015

Friday July 3

at the falls after dark!

Cost is $5/person; children under 12 are $3.

Tickets can be purchased in advance (800-325-0063) or at event.

Bring your camp chairs!

Family-Friendly / No Alcohol Event

Mill Springs Cornbread Festival

May 23, 2015

Sponsored by the Monticello Woman’s Club

The main event of the Cornbread Festival is the luncheon consisting of mill ground cornmeal “hoecakes”, pinto beans (onions & relish provided), dessert and a drink for $6.00. An alternate lunch is also available for $6.00, consisting of a hot dog (fixings), chips, dessert & drink.  Read more »

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Attraction Reviews

Renfro Valley Lodge Restaurant

I was fortuntate enough to be invited to have lunch at the famous Lodge Restaurant in Renfro Valley yesterday by a friend.   The atmosphere is charming.  Greeted at the front door by friendly, smiling young ladies who made our group feel right at home.  Service was fast and the food was excellent.   The chef made a special effort to come to our table and welcome each of us and shake our hands.  He was delightful. 

Did I mention the prices were great for me.  Stop by off exit 62 off I-75.  You will not be disappointed.