Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park

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place20781 Pennyrile Lodge Road, Dawson Springs, KY 42408


Surrounded by rolling hills, this 863-acre forest hideaway on the edge of Hopkins County features regularly scheduled, naturalist-led nature activities, as well as mountain biking, horseback riding, canoeing, hiking, swimming, golf, tennis, camping and more.

Pennyrile Forest offers 8 pull-through campsites specifically designed for horse owners. These sites feature electric, water and sewer hook-ups. Each site has it own corresponding hitching posts for up to four horses along with other amenities. A 1.25 mile horse trail near the campground connects horseback riders to the 40+ miles of horse trails on the adjacent Pennyrile State forest.