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GREEN RIVER LAKE STATE PARK, KY

Status: Closed through Tue Mar 31 2015
Max reservation window: Sun Dec 20 2015
229 site(s) found

Description

Green River Lake State Park is a recreational paradise in south-central Kentucky. This 8,200-acre lake provides excellent opportunities for any water sport. Relax in one of the 157 (Standard Electric) improved campsites, 72 tents(no electric or water), 50 overflow(none). Go for a swim at the sand beach or play a game of mini golf. Planned recreation for the children camping. Twenty eight miles of multiple use trails for hiking, horses and biking.

Green River Lake State Park now offers Wi-Fi Internet Access throughout the campground, see below for rates.

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Amphitheater
  • Arts/Craft & Corvette Show
  • Bath House
  • Bicycle Riding
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Camping, Improved Site
  • Camping, Primitive
  • Churches
  • Dock, Boat
  • Dump Station
  • Fire Rings
  • First Aid Supplies
  • Fish Cleaning Station
  • Fishing
  • Fishing Lake
  • Grills
  • Grocery store
  • Hiking
  • Hiking Moderate
  • Hiking Trail
  • Horseback Riding
  • Information Center
  • Jet Skiing
  • Jogging/Running
  • Laundry
  • Mountain Trail Bicycles
  • Newspapers
  • Office/Ranger Station
  • Park Lake
  • Parking.
  • Pay Telephone
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Picnicing
  • Playground
  • Program Recreational
  • Propane
  • Putt-Putt
  • Putt-Putt course
  • Recreation Programs
  • Recycling Station
  • Rent Bicycles
  • Restrooms
  • Retail, Drinks
  • Retail, Firewood
  • Retail, Ice
  • Retail, Snacks
  • Retail, Store/Gift Shop
  • Retail-Supplies
  • Shelters
  • Showers
  • Sunbathing
  • Swimming - Lake
  • Trails Hiking Moderate
  • Trails Hiking/Walking easy
  • Trails, Mountain Bike
  • Trails,Equestrain
  • Volleyball
  • Volleyball Net
  • WI FI Internet Access
  • Walking
  • Water Access, Park Lake
  • Water Drinking
  • Water Skiing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Less Than 1 Mile
  • Boating
  • area attraction
Greater Than 1 Mile
  • Reservoir
Within 10 Miles
  • Camping equestrain group
  • Camping, Equestrian
  • Canoe Rental
  • Canoeing
  • Car Rental
  • Cash Machine/Atm
  • Catering
  • Dining
  • Docks, Fishing/Crabbing
  • Emergency Services
  • Fishing River
  • Fishing reservoir
  • Fishing, Pier
  • Fuel, Boats
  • Fuel, Vehicles
  • Group/Community facility
  • Historic Sites
  • Historical Areas/Struct.
  • Horse Rentals
  • Horse Stalls
  • Hospital
  • Maintenance boat
  • Mall
  • Marina
  • Medical Clinic
  • Motel
  • Pier fishing
  • Programs, History
  • Rentals, Boat, Motorized
  • Rentals,Boat,Canoe
  • Restaurant
  • Retail, Bait & Tackle
  • Shopping
  • Swimming - Pool
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Town
  • Water Access, Reservoir
  • Water Access, River/Stream
Greater Than 10 Miles
  • Cabins
  • Cave Exploring/Spelunking
  • Hunting
  • Lodging Cabins
  • Rent Skis
Alerts and Important Information
The park now has WIFI connection capability. The access code can be purchased at the Campground Booth. Variable rates apply:
  • 1 Day - $3.99
  • 3 Day - $9.99
  • 7 Day - $19.99
  • 14 Day - $29.99
  • 30 Day passes are no longer available.

  • One RV per site due to electric restrictions. Pets allowed - must be kept on leash or restrained. Quiet time begins at 11:00 pm. Generators may not be operated during these hours. No visitors After 11:00 pm. Check out time is 1:00 pm. No more than (2) visitor passes shall be issued per site. Alcoholic beverages, firearms, & fireworks are prohibited.

    The park would like you to know that if more than 4 adults are going to be on the site, an additional $5.00 per night per adult will be collected at the park.

    Only one adult tent & one child tent are allowed on all tent sites. Additional tent fees on standard sites are $23 or $33 depending on the location. Green River only allows one adult tent and one child's tent per each tent site (children must use tent).
    On our water and electric sites we allow one adult tent and one child's tent (children must use tent), however if they wish to have two adult tents, they must pay the same site price for the second adult tent.

    Non-licensed vehicles (golf carts etc) can only be used by those with a disability.

    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.
  • 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.
  • For camping after Peak season ends, call the park at 270-465-8255.
  • Camper Appreciation Weekend from Apr 27, 2012 to Apr 29, 2012

    Getting There:

    GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
    37.2775, -85.34778
    37°16'39"N, 85°20'52"W

    Green River Lake State Park is approx. 85 miles from Louisville & Lexington. From Campbellsville, Hwy 55 South, 4 mi. turn on 1061, 2 miles park entrance. Bowling Green, approx. 90 miles, exit 43/ Cumberland Pkwy. Take Exit 49/Hwy 55 North through Columbia-approx 15 mi-turn on 1061, 2 miles park entrance.

    Contact Information:

    Mailing Address:

    GREEN RIVER LAKE STATE PARK
    179 Park Office Road
    Campbellsville  KY  42718

    Phone Number:

    Information:  (270)465-8255