Lawrence County always has something for you to do. Wither you are here for a visit, or are a permanent resident. Lawrence county offers activities the whole family will enjoy. Here you will find information to get you on your way to enjoying all we have to offer.
Camping & Campgrounds
Open: April 1 – October 31
Gary Cantrell – Park Manager
Eva Newsome – Office Manager
Telephone: (606) 826-2961
Fax: (606) 826-2962
(Adjacent to Yatesville Lake State Park Campground). Playground, beach, picnic areas, cabins, tent and RV camping, fishing, hiking, biking, and horseback trails, conference center, new putt-putt coming soon.
Yatesville Lake State Park
Fun on the Water
Yatesville Lake is located entirely in Lawrence County, Kentucky, on Blaine Creek; a tributary of the Big Sandy River. It was built under the Flood Control Act of 1965. The dam is rockfill, with a central impervious core and founded on rock. The length of the lake and boatable arms is 20.6 miles upstream from the dam and 18.1 miles upstream from where it flows into the Big Sandy River. The maximum depth of the lake is 60 feet with an average mean depth of 17.7 feet. The shoreline measures 93.9 miles at summer pool level. The lake’s watershed is 208 miles. Winter Pool Elevation – 624.0 m.s.l. (1,745 acres) Summer Pool Elevation – 630.0 m.s.l. (2,242 acres) Flood Pool Elevation – 645.0 m.s.l. (3,805 acres)
Yatesville Lake State Park Marina is located at the Barkers Launch Ramp area. The Marina is managed by the Kentucky Department of Parks and provides customers with docking facilities, boat rentals, boating/fishing and picnic supplies. For information regarding the Marina,.
call (606) 686-2361
Lawrence County Community Center
180 Bulldog Lane
Offices in this building include: Social Services, Kentucky Homeplace, and Northeast Community Action & KY Career Center
Meeting rooms and large auditorium are available to rent for meetings, parties, reunions, receptions, etc. To book, 606-638-3615
Blaine Community Center
Available to rent for special events
To book, call 606-624-6403
Stella Moore Park
Includes a Ball field, Tennis Courts, and a Basket Ball court
Fallsburg Community Center
5461 North Highway 3
Louisa, KY 41230
Louisa City Pool & Park
Lock Avenue (downtown) Full size swimming pool, kiddie pool, concessions, deck with gazebo and lounge area, picnic shelters, playground, basketball court.