Visit Harrodsburg, KY
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The Harrodsburg area features the Kentucky River and Herrington Lake, several marinas and campgrounds, and outdoor water sports from kayaking to skiing.
Herrington Lake's 3600 acres are well-stocked for fishing with bluegill, catfish, crappie, largemouth bass, spotted bass and white bass. It is also the perfect playground for many recreational sports. Rent a canoe or paddle boat or bring your own boat!
We’re also known for our Palisades, the majestic limestone cliffs, along the Kentucky River. Start your water adventure with a ride on the Dixie Belle Riverboat. You’ll find the Harrodsburg waterscapes bring four seasons of beauty inviting year-round travel.
CHIMNEY ROCK RV PARK/CAMPGROUND
220 Chimney Rock Road
SEASON: Apr.-Oct., 9 a.m.-8 p.m. 75 sites. Tent camping available. Electric, water, sewer, dump station, laundry, showers, pool, horseshoe and basketball courts.
CANE RUN FISHING CAMP & MARINA
326 Cane Run Camp Road
SEASON: Mar.- Oct., 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Nov.-Apr., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Covered slips, boat launch, bait shop.
RENTALS: Fishing boats, 5hp; lockers.
CAMPING: Year-round RV park
CHIMNEY ROCK MARINA
250 Chimney Rock Road
SEASON: Apr.-Nov. Hours vary by season. Covered slips, boat launch, electric/water hook-ups, store, bait shop, restaurant.
RENTALS: Pontoons, 24 ft/60hp, Jon Boats, Paddleboats
PANDORA MARINA/MARINE WORKS
#1 Pandora Cove
SEASON: Apr.-Oct., 8 a.m.-10 p.m.; Nov.-Mar., 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Open/covered slips, boat launch, electric/water hook-ups, central water, dump station, store/bait shop, snack bar/restaurant. Full service/boat repair.
RENTALS: Fishing Boats, 9.9 hp; Pontoons, 24-ft/50hp.
ROYALTY’S FISHING CAMP & MARINA
940 Norman’s Camp Road
SEASON: Apr.-Oct., 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Open/covered slips, boat launch, electric, store/bait shop, snack bar, pump out station available for houseboats/housefloats. Large and small cottages available
RENTALS: Fishing Boats, 6 hp; Pontoons, 28-ft/50hp.
WAVIES MID-LAKE MARINA
228 Cedar Lane
SEASON: May-Sept., 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Open/covered slips, boat launch, electric/water, store/bait shop, snack bar/restaurant (patio dining).
RENTALS: Pontoons, 20 ft/25 hp and 24 ft/35hp
CAMPING: RV campsites available year-round (all offer lakeview with full hookups).
Tent sites available.
DIXIE BELLE RIVERBOAT
Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill
3501 Lexington Road (US Hwy. 68 E)
859-734-5411 or 800-734-5611
CUMMINS FERRY RESORT, CAMPGROUND & MARINA
2558 Cummins Ferry Road, (KY Hwy. 1988)
SEASON: Open year-round with gated entry. 100’ drive-thru’s, riverfront sites. Tent camping available. 20/30/50 amp. electric/water/sewage hookups, dump station, playground, convenience bait store, laundry, showers, pool, pavilion. Wi-fi available.
MARINA SEASON: Mar.-Nov. Open/covered slips, boat launch, electric/water hookups, convenience/bait store, gas, dump station.
6716½ Lexington Road, (US Hwy. 68E)
SEASON: Open Spring – Fall (Call ahead for scheduling.) Enjoy breathtaking scenery on the Kentucky River and marvel at the majestic palisades as you explore between Locks 6 & 7. This pool is home to the Dix River, which boasts world-class trout fishing.
RENTALS: Kayak or Canoe
TOURS: 2-hour pontoon boat tour.