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Zilpo Campground

47 Reviews

Closed For the Season

This campground is closed for the season from October 30, 2022 through March 18, 2023.

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About This Campground

National Forest

Daniel Boone National Forest

Zilpo, a large, fun-filled campground on Cave Run Lake, is a prime destination for families. The scenic campground offers a cabin rental, tent camping, RV sites with electric hookups and a selection of lakefront sites. Views of the lake are enjoyed by those who relax on the sandy beach. Tater Knob,…

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Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Hike-In
    Backcountry sites.
  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Unknown
  • Verizon
    Available
  • AT&T
    Unknown
  • T-Mobile
    Available

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Group
  • Cabins
  • Tent Cabin

Features

For Campers

  • Market
  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Sewer Hookups
  • Water Hookups
  • Big Rig Friendly

Reviews

47 Reviews of Zilpo Campground

Ratings Breakdown

  • 0
  • 1
  • 1
  • 8
  • 37
judd M.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Oct. 12, 2022

Great spot

Great spot! Clean bathrooms and showers, large spacious spots and a gorgeous lake. Highly recommend!

SiteH27
Month of VisitNovember
D
Reviewed Aug. 4, 2022

Great semi rustic

Stayed at cabin D11. Nicely maintained.  A bit on the small side but good for a place to lay your head. This cabin is directly opposite the restrooms for this loop. Cabin is about 10 x 20. The front room has two chairs a bench and table and the air conditioner. The second room has four single bunk…

SiteD11 cabin
Month of VisitAugust

Location

Zilpo Campground is located in Kentucky

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Directions

In Salt Lick, KY, at the intersection of State Route 211 and U.S. Route 60, take Route 211 south for 3.6 miles to the Forest Recreation sign. Turn left at the sign, onto Clear Creek Road and go 3.9 miles to Zilpo Campground sign. Turn left at the sign onto Forest Route 918 and drive 8.7 miles to the campground.

Coordinates

38.07100022 N
83.48400081 W

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