ATTENTION: Rough River State Resort park will be closed for the 2015 camping season due a dam improvement project that will go through the 2015 and 2016 camping seasons. It will look to re-open for the 2017 camping season.
Attention: Burn Bans may be in effect. Please contact the Park for details on restrictions.

ROUGH RIVER STATE RESORT PARK, KY

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Enjoy the unspoiled beauty surrounding the 66-site campground, next to Rough River. Utility hookups, dump station, and a central service building with showers, restrooms, washers/dryers, childrens playground, tennis and basketball courts. The campground is open from April 1 to October 31...

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Description

Enjoy the unspoiled beauty surrounding the 66-site campground, next to Rough River. Utility hookups, dump station, and a central service building with showers, restrooms, washers/dryers, childrens playground, tennis and basketball courts. The campground is open from April 1 to October 31.

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Admin Service, Copying
  • Admin Service, Faxing
  • Airport
  • Archery
  • Basketball Net/Court
  • Bath House
  • Bathhouse
  • Biking
  • Bilge Pump Station
  • Bird Watching
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Boating
  • Cabins
  • Campers Appreciation
  • Campground Host
  • Camping, Improved Site
  • Camping, Primitive
  • Canoeing
  • Comfort Station
  • Concession
  • Cottages
  • Cultural Activities
  • Dock, Boat
  • Dump Station
  • Fire Rings
  • Firewood (available at Camp Gate)
  • Fireworks
  • First Aid Station
  • Fishing
  • Fishing Lake
  • Fishing River
  • Fuel, Boats
  • Grills
  • Hiking
  • Hiking Moderate
  • Hiking Trail
  • Horseshoes
  • Hot Showers
  • Ice
  • Jogging/Running
  • Laundry
  • Lodging, Cabins
  • Meeting Hall
  • Moorage
  • Newspapers
  • Park Lake (Fishing Only)
  • Parking
  • Photography
  • Picnic Pavilion
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Picnicing
  • Playground
  • Program, Recreational
  • Programs, History
  • Programs, Instructional
  • Programs, Nature
  • Putt-Putt
  • Ranger Station
  • Recreation Programs
  • Rent Boats
  • Rent Fishing Equipment
  • Restaurant
  • Retail, Bait & Tackle
  • Retail, Drinks
  • Retail, Firewood
  • Retail, Ice
  • Retail, Snacks
  • Retail, Store/Gift Shop
  • Retail, Supplies
  • River
  • Seasonal Festivals
  • Shelters
  • Shuttle Service
  • Skiing - Water
  • Stargazing
  • Sunbathing
  • Swimming - Lake
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Trails, Moderate Hiking
  • Volleyball
  • Walking
  • Water Access, Park Lane
  • Water Access, River/Stream
  • Water Drinking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Less Than 1 Mile
  • ATM/ Cash Machine
  • Fuel, Vehicles
  • Grocery store
  • Hunting
  • Marina
  • Motel
Within 10 Miles
  • Antiquing
  • Archeological Sites
  • Churches
  • Historic Sites
  • Historical Areas/Struct.
  • Maintenance
  • Maintenance, Boat
  • Maintenance, Facility
  • Waterfall
Greater Than 10 Miles
  • Arboretum
  • Cave Exploring/Spelunking
  • Culture
  • Emergency Services
  • Gardens, Botanical Displ
  • Geological Formations
  • Hiking Difficult
  • Horse Rentals
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hospital
  • Information Center
  • Interpretive Center
  • Interpretive Display
  • Kennel
  • Mall
  • Medical Clinic
  • Mountain Biking
  • Museum
  • Musical Performances
  • Nature Center
  • Nature Study
  • Orchard/Produce Farm
  • Recycling Station
  • Shopping
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming - Pool
  • Town
  • Trails, Bicycle
  • Trails, Difficult Hiking
  • Trails, Mountain Bike
  • Viewing Platform/Overlk
Alerts and Important Information
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.

NO TENT CAMPING ALLOWED on sites 32-66. Sites 32-66 are for RV/Trailers only! Anyone with an RV/Trailer may have a small tent.

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.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

ROUGH RIVER STATE RESORT PARK
450 LODGE ROAD
FALLS OF ROUGH  KY  40119

Phone Number:

Information:  (270)257-2311