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Top Equestrian Camping near Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area

The Dyrt can help you find the perfect horse camping site near Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area. Finding a place to stay in Kentucky while traveling with your horse is easy. With our help, you'll find the best Kentucky equestrian campsites from scenic to easily accessible.

Best Equestrian Camping Sites Near Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, KY (15)

    Camper-submitted photo from Cumberland Falls State Resort Park
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    Camper-submitted photo from Great Meadows
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    Great Meadows

    7 Reviews
    8 Photos
    22 Saves
    Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, Kentucky

    The Great Meadows Campground, located on Stearns District of the Daniel Boone National Forest, is developed on both sides of the road. Deer Loop is on the right; Raccoon Loop is on the left. Deer Loop is open year round; but the water is shut off during the winter season. Raccoon Loop is April 1 - November 15. Make this page look nicer by submitting photos of your visit to Great Meadows Campground. Learn more... View Great Meadows Guide and Map Rock Creek, a designated Kentucky Wild River, runs along the Raccoon Loop. Rock Creek is stocked with rainbow trout March - June and September - December.. Campsite availability is on a first-come, first-served basis. Trails nearby: Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail - Section 37 and Section 38; Mark Branch Trail # 635 and Gobblers Arch Trail # 636.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    • RVs
    • Tents
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    Clayton Geneva Memorial Campground

    7 Reviews
    66 Photos
    42 Saves
    Williamsburg, Kentucky

    Thank you for considering Clayton Geneva memorial campground for your camping trip. Please read the entire description including our rules and regulations. Also be sure to view the site map. The gravel driveway to the sites is passable with any vehicle. If you choose to use our alternate parking there will be a hike to your site, appropriately 1/8 of a mile. I can’t stress enough that it is primitive camping, there is a restroom available at the top of the hill. We are inviting you to enjoy a peaceful, primitive camping experience on a spacious plot right on the sandy banks of the Cumberland River. We offer a tree canopy covered, serene spot that offers river swimming, fishing, enjoy a camp fire or just plain nothing but peace and quiet. Each site is equipt with a fire ring. The drive way to the primitive sites is a little lane that wraps around a mountain side that leads to the primitive sites. We do our best to keep up with it however due to the nature of weather, gravity and water it’s a constant chore. Your welcome to hike in to the sites, it’s not mandatory that you driver on down. If you feel comfortable by all means slowly drive directly to your site. If your not sure of the lane please hike to your site. Hikers, Horses and riders welcome, located a couple miles from Daniel Boone National Forrest, seemingly endless trails through some of the most beautiful country. Bring your canoe and kayaks. Located 16 miles from Cumberland Falls State Park. Located 11 miles from Sheltowee Trade Adventure Park. Located 11 miles from Kentucky Splash Water Park. Located 11 miles from Wal-Mart, restaurants and Pilot

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $20 - $70 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Bear Creek Horse Camp — Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area
    Camper-submitted photo from Bear Creek Horse Camp — Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area
    Camper-submitted photo from Bear Creek Horse Camp — Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area
    Camper-submitted photo from Bear Creek Horse Camp — Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area
    Camper-submitted photo from Bear Creek Horse Camp — Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area
    Camper-submitted photo from Bear Creek Horse Camp — Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area

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    Bear Creek Horse Camp — Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area

    5 Reviews
    31 Photos
    23 Saves
    Revelo, Kentucky

    Overview

    Bear Creek Horse Camp is located in the Kentucky portion of Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area.

    Recreation

    Numerous trails snake through the recreation area, offering mountain biking, hiking and horseback riding for visitors.

    Facilities

    Numerous trails snake through the recreation area, offering mountain biking, hiking and horseback riding for visitors.

    Natural Features

    Big South Fork is located in north-central Tennessee and southeastern Kentucky in some of the most rugged terrain of the Cumberland Plateau. The park encompasses approximately 125,000 acres including rocky gorges and forested plateaus.

    Nearby Attractions

    Just a few miles from the campground is Blue Heron Mine, also known as Mine 18, a historic abandoned mining town that has been rebuilt as an outdoor museum. Visitors can hear audio presentations from actual people who lived in the community in the 1950s.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • RVs
    • Tents

    $35 / night

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    Little Lick Campground

    3 Reviews
    16 Photos
    18 Saves
    Laurel River Lake, Kentucky

    Little Lick Campground Map Little Lick Campground on London Ranger District is a favorite destination for campers who also enjoy horseback riding on Little Lick Trail #502 and Nathan McClure Trail #530. The campground is located on a long ridgetop in the southeast corner of Pulaski County, Kentucky, just north of the Cumberland River. The campground provides four family camping areas and two double campsites. The campsites have tent pads, fire rings, lantern posts and picnic tables. The well with a hand pump is for livestock watering only. Use picket lines and corrals to scure horses. Do not tie horses to trees. Make this page look nicer by submitting photos of your visit to Little Lick Campground. Learn more... View Little Lick Campground Guide and Map (pdf) Trails near by: Little Lick Trail #502 Nathan McClure Trail #530

    • Phone Service
    • Tents
    • Group
    • Equestrian
    • Standard (Tent/RV)
    • Trash

    $2 - $15 / night

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    True West Campground & Stables

    3 Reviews
    45 Photos
    16 Saves
    Rugby, Tennessee

    True West Campground is OPEN YEAR ROUND!!! We are centrally located by Big South Fork, TN with easy access to a great many outdoor adventures. Saddle your horse up and ride right out of the campground and find the Cumberland Valley Trail head just 1 mile away, there you can take a nice short ride if you wish, find an overlook to stop and have lunch or ride for miles & miles!!! Lots of bicycle trails around here and the hiking is never ending!!

    Our facilities include 33 easy access, level RV and camping sites, all with water and electric, some with sewer hookups. Our shower houses are very clean and provide plenty of hot water!

    For those who use it, there is WIFI all throughout the 11 acre campground offered for FREE to all our Campers.

    Don't have a Camper or Living Quarters? We've got you covered! We have lodging available to rent. Many different options to choose from. There is the Marshal Suite in the main building above the Mercantile Store that sleeps up to 8 or more and the tucked-in-the-woods Miner's Shack Cabin. We also offer the unique experience of sleeping in the Conestoga Covered Wagons for 'Glamping'- with some creature comforts of home (beds & heat/air!!).

    If you are in need of horse facilities, we have two large barns with a total of 67 stalls, each with 2 bucket hooks for your water and feed, a saddle rack and a bridle hook. We have two large horse wash bay areas, and a large 60' round pen.

    True West Campground has MANY fun filled Events all throughout the year!! Check us out on Facebook to see what's coming up next!

    True West also offers parking and the use of the common area to those just passing through for the day and needing access to the trails.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • RVs

    $26 - $165 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Daniel Boone National Forest Little Lick Horse Camp
    Camper-submitted photo from Daniel Boone National Forest Little Lick Horse Camp
    Camper-submitted photo from Daniel Boone National Forest Little Lick Horse Camp
    Camper-submitted photo from Daniel Boone National Forest Little Lick Horse Camp
    Camper-submitted photo from Daniel Boone National Forest Little Lick Horse Camp
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      Barren Fork Horse Camp

      2 Reviews
      2 Saves
      Marshes Siding, Kentucky

      Barren Fork Horse Camp Map The Barren Fork Horse Camp, located on Stearns District of the Daniel Boone National Forest, is a popular campground for horseback riders who enjoy the forest setting. Several interconnecting trails provide miles of riding pleasure. Send Your Photos Make this page look nicer by submitting photos of your visit to Barren Fork Horse Camp. Learn more... View Guide with Map The campground offers 41 campsites that accommodate horse trailers and RVs up to 35 feet. Visitors can also enjoy fishing at a nearby pond. A picnic shelter at the campground is available for group-use. Area Trails: Arabian #622 (4 miles) and Canter #625 (2.75 miles) are close to the horse camp and connect with other trails such as the Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail Section 30(10 miles), Belgian #624 (3 miles), Flat Rock Ridge #616(1.5 miles), Draft #617 (.75 miles), Indian Creek #626 (1.75 miles) and North Flat Rock #627 (3 miles). Site history: The Barren Fork Horse Camp was once the site of a coal mining town operated by the Barren Fork Mining and Coal Company. The mining activities occurred from 1881 to 1935, producing what was considered some of the best quality low-sulfur coal in McCreary County at the time. Read more about Barren Fork Coal Camp (pdf) Nearby Facilities: Barren Fork Picnic Area

      • Pets
      • Fires
      • Phone Service
      • ADA Access
      • RVs
      • Tents
      Camper-submitted photo from Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park
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      Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park

      12 Reviews
      18 Photos
      59 Saves
      Albany, Kentucky

      This recreation area is part of Dale Hollow Lake

      • Pets
      • Fires
      • Electric Hookups
      • Phone Service
      • Reservable
      • ADA Access

      $31 - $41 / night

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      Tranquility Creek

      1 Review
      13 Photos
      1 Save
      Williamsburg, Kentucky

      Located 15 minutes NW of Williamsburg Kentucky, Tranquillity Creek Campground offers 8 acres of beautiful woods with a creek for a peaceful get away to relax and be one with nature. Close to stores and area attractions in SW Kentucky.

      • Pets
      • Fires
      • Phone Service
      • Reservable
      • Tents
      • Group

      $60 - $100 / night

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