Lodging & Camping
The rustic wood and stone Pennyrile Lodge, with 24 rooms, sits serenely on a high cliff overlooking Pennyrile Lake. Open year-round. Rooms available by late afternoon. Lodge room check-out by 11:00am, local time. A limited number of lodge rooms will be available for pets. Click here to review our lodging guidelines.
Click here for rates, photos and reservation information.
Locate trails and more at Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park. You can also try their interactive adventure map.
Clifty Creek Restaurant
Sit back and enjoy the peaceful surroundings while checking the new menu, which features traditional Kentucky cuisine, such as, country fried chicken, farm raised catfish and the famous hot brown.
The restaurant seats 200, including a private dining room for up to 80. As a supporter of Kentucky Proud program we utilize locally grown meats and produce when available.
Continental Breakfast - 7:00am to 10:00am
Lunch - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Dinner - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Naturalist and Recreation Blog
Through the dedicated work of our state park naturalists, Kentucky State Parks protect and preserve the natural beauty of Kentucky.
Check out Pennyrile Forest's Naturalist & Recreation Blog for more information.