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TAYLORSVILLE LAKE STATE PARK, KY

Taylorsville Lake State Park is a favorite of both wranglers and anglers. The park sits on 3,050-acre Taylorsville Lake, where anglers can vie for bass, bluegill and crappie. The 1,200-acre park encompasses some of the most beautiful riding country around, not far away from Kentucky...
Status: Open through Fri Oct 31 2014   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Wed Jul 22 2015   Later Dates

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Please note:

  • The maximum reservation window is 12 months in advance to the date.
  • New Inventory is made available when the call center opens.
  • There is a 1 night minimum stay during the week at all parks.
  • There is a 2 night minimum stay on peak season weekends at all parks with the exception of the Kentucky Horse Park.
  • The minimum stay on peak season weekends at the Kentucky Horse Park is 1 night.
  • Customers may arrive on a Friday or Saturday and stay a minimum of two nights.
  • Customer service is authorized to fill in any empty spaces caused by the 2-night weekend stay rule.
  • The Equestrian sites are 46,47,48,49,50,51,52,53,54, and 55. You must bring a horse to camp on these sites.
  • Please note the following:

  • Longer minimum night stays are required at most campgrounds during holiday periods.
  • Parks prohibits the importation firewood by campers from any state outside of Kentucky. This is in an effort to help prevent the introduction of the Emerald Ash Borer into the state. Firewood is available for sale in the state park campgrounds. http://parks.ky.gov/regulations/firewood.htm
  • Please note that the Kentucky Department of Parks permits the use of non-licensed vehicles in campgrounds, including golf carts, only by those individuals with a disability. This policy will be enforced for the safety of all guests.
  • Kentucky Campground sites can be occupied by a maximum of 8 occupants. Four (4) adults and children 16 and under are included in the base rate. Each additional adult is $5.00 per night will be collected upon arrival at the park.
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    Horse 46-55 Equestrian 8 Accessible 112 Pull-Through
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    Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
    ** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
    *** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
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    Overview

    Description

    Taylorsville Lake State Park is a favorite of both wranglers and anglers. The park sits on 3,050-acre Taylorsville Lake, where anglers can vie for bass, bluegill and crappie. The 1,200-acre park encompasses some of the most beautiful riding country around, not far away from Kentucky's biggest city.

    Geography:

    Taylorsville Lake State Park is near Louisville.

    Recreation:

    The wonderful 16-mile trail system on this park is managed as multi-use trails for hikers, mountain bikers, and horseback riders. A day on the lake is a glorious opportunity at Taylorsville Lake. Rent a fishing boat and cast for bass, bluegill or crappie; schedule cruising time on one of the marinas pontoon boats, or launch your own from four launching ramps. The marina has open and covered slips, gas, food, and fishing equipment.

    Facilities:

    Camp out in Taylorsville Lakes RV campground, which has a central service building with laundry. Ten sites of the campground are set aside for horse camping. These sites have water and electricity and share the RV camp's laundry room.

    Booking Window
    Wed Jul 23 2014 - Wed Jul 22 2015

    Reservations must be made 1 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 12 Month(s) in advance.

    Season Dates

    Season Schedule

    Park Season Start End
    Peak Fri May 23 2014 Mon Sep 01 2014
    Non Peak Tue Sep 02 2014 Tue Sep 30 2014
    Peak Wed Oct 01 2014 Fri Oct 31 2014
    Non Peak Wed Apr 01 2015 Thu May 28 2015
    Peak Fri May 29 2015 Mon Sep 07 2015
    Services and Amenities
    Within Facility
    • ATM (available in Lodge Lobby)
    • Admin Service, Copying
    • Admin Service, Faxing
    • Bathhouse
    • Bicycle Riding
    • Bird Watching
    • Boat Launch Ramp
    • Boat Ramp
    • Boating
    • Boating, Power
    • Camping, Equestrian
    • Camping, Improved Site
    • Camping, Primitive
    • Canoeing
    • Comfort Station
    • Docks, Fishing/Crabbing
    • Dump Station
    • Fire Rings
    • First Aid Station
    • Fishing
    • Fishing, Pier
    • Grills
    • Handicap Access
    • Hiking
    • Hiking Difficult
    • Horseback Riding
    • Information Center
    • Jet Skiing
    • Jogging/Running
    • Laundry
    • Maintenance, Facility
    • Mountain Trail Bicycles
    • Musical Performances
    • Office/Ranger Station
    • Officer/Ranger Station
    • Park Lake (Fishing Only)
    • Parking
    • Picnic Area
    • Picnic Pavilion
    • Picnic Shelter
    • Picnicing
    • Playground
    • Playground
    • Possum Ridge 5K
    • Program, Recreational
    • Programs, History
    • Programs, Instructional
    • Programs, Nature
    • Recreation Programs
    • Rent Boats
    • Rent Fishing Equipment
    • Restroom
    • Restrooms
    • Retail, Bait & Tackle
    • Retail, Drinks
    • Retail, Firewood
    • Retail, Ice
    • Retail, Seasonal Concessions
    • Retail, Store/Gift Shop
    • River/Stream
    • Showers
    • Sightseeing
    • Skiing - Water
    • Telephone
    • Trail, Hiking/Walking, Easy
    • Trails, Difficult Hiking
    • Trails, Moderate Hiking
    • Trails, Mountain Bike
    • Viewing Platform/Overlk
    • Volleyball
    • Walking
    • Water Access, Park Lane
    Less Than 1 Mile
    • Churches
    Within 10 Miles
    • ATM/ Cash Machine
    • Antiquing
    • Dining
    • Dock, Boat
    • Dump Station Marina
    • Emergency Services
    • Fishing River
    • Fuel, Vehicles
    • Golf
    • Golfing
    • Grocery store
    • Kennel
    • Maintenance, Boat
    • Marina
    • Moorage
    • Motel
    • Newspapers
    • Pay Telephone
    • Propane
    • Rental, Boat, Motorized
    • Restaurant
    • Retail, Bait &Tackle
    • Retail, Snacks
    • Retail, Supplies
    • River
    • Seasonal Festivals
    • Shopping
    • Town
    • Water Access, River/Stream
    Greater Than 10 Miles
    • Theme Park
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    Getting There
    From Louisville, take I-64 to the Gene Snyder Freeway south and KY 155 to Taylorsville; turn east on KY 44 and drive three miles and then proceed onto KY 248 and then turn right onto KY 3230. From Bluegrass Parkway, take the KY 55 exit to Taylorsville.
    Contact Information

    Mailing Address:

    TAYLORSVILLE LAKE STATE PARK
    PO Box 205
    Taylorsville  KY  40071

    Phone Number:

    Information:  (502)477-8713
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