Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park

Contact Details

20781 Pennyrile Lodge Rd., Dawson Springs, KY 42408



Surrounded by the beautiful woods of western Kentucky on the serene Pennyrile Lake, this state resort park features a rustic wood and stone lodge, rental cottages, camping, restaurant, golf course, meeting rooms, nature trails, fishing, boating, mountain biking, swimming, tennis and picnic shelters. Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park is located 20 miles northwest of Hopkinsville.

Horse Camping
Pennyrile Forest offers 8 pull-through campsites specifically designed for horse owners. These sites feature electric, water and sewer hook-ups. Each site has its own corresponding hitching posts for up to four horses, picnic table, lantern hanger & fire ring/grill combo. Horse campers have access to all campground amenities, which include bathhouses, laundry area and playgrounds. A new 1.25 mile horse trail near the campground connects horseback riders to the 40+ miles of horse trails on the adjacent Pennyrile State Forest.