Axtel Campground is located on the shore of Rough River Lake in south central Kentucky. The 5,100-acre lake is a hometown paradise for visitors who love the outdoors, and more than two million visitors camp, picnic, fish, swim, boat and relax on the lake shore each year.
From Louisville, Kentucky, take Highway 31 west to Highway 60. At Harned, Kentucky, turn left on Highway 259. Travel 9 miles and turn right on Highway 79 and follow for a half mile to the campground entrance.