Activities and Amenities
Lake Barkley, the westernmost lake on the Cumberland River is connected by canal to Kentucky Lake, forming one of the nation's greatest freshwater recreation complexes.
Between the two lakes is Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area, featuring miles of hiking trails and opportunities for off-road vehicle riding.
Hikers and bikers are fans of the 2.5-mile Chestnut Oaks Trail that starts here. Other activities include boating, fishing and swimming.
The campground offers 23 sites with water and electric hookups. Additional amenities include hot showers, a pay phone, playground, boat ramp and swimming area.
A picnic shelter is available for groups up to 100 guests. Electric hookups are available.
Visit Fort Donelson National Battlefield, where the Union Army won their first battle of the Civil War.
Another great destination is the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area, with more than 170,000 acres of public land to explore.