Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsPennyrile Forest State Resort Park
|Location||Christian County, Kentucky, Kentucky, United States|
|Area||863 acres (349 ha)|
|Governing body||Kentucky Department of Parks|
|Website||Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park|
Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park is a park located near Dawson Springs, Kentucky in Christian County, Kentucky. The park encompasses 863 acres (349 ha) and takes its name from a colloquial form of the word pennyroyal, a small flowering plant native to the area. Park features include a 24-room lodge with restaurant, 12 cottages, campground, multi-purpose trails, 18-hole golf course, and 56-acre (23 ha) lake with non-motorized boat rentals. The park was sited around an existing lake, behind a dam originally built in 1938.
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