Buckhorn Lake

Description:

Buckhorn Lake, KY is situated in the Cumberland Plateau of eastern Kentucky. This is an area that possesses a landscape as rugged as any found in the State. The plateau is deeply traversed by a series of narrow, winding valleys separated by steep watersheds and covered by a network of continuously branching streams. Originating in the southeast and flowing generally northwestward, the Kentucky River is one of the region's major rivers.

Directions:

From Hazard, 9 miles north on KY 15, 20 miles east on KY 28.

Phone:

(606) 398-7251

Email:

Address:

804 Buckhorn Dam Road Buckhorn, KY 41721-8808

Activities:

Auto Touring Boating Historic & Cultural Site Camping Fishing Hiking Picnicking Water Sports Wildlife Viewing Swimming Site Playground Park Specialized Sport Site Other Recreation Concession Site Hotel/lodge/resort Privately Owned Environmental Education

Organization:

USACE - US Army Corps of Engineers

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