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Seven Kentucky State Parks recognized in ‘Best in Kentucky’ awards from Kentucky Living magazine

Seven Kentucky State Parks were recognized in Kentucky Living magazine’s “Best in Kentucky” awards, which were announced Thursday at the 2019 Kentucky State Fair. The seven parks honored were My Old Kentucky Home, Cumberland Falls, John James Audubon, Green River Lake, Dale Hollow Lake, Natural Bridge and Barren River Lake. Kentucky State Park employees (from left) Richard Blanton, Wes Lanham,...

Six Kentucky State Parks recognized with Kentucky Living magazine’s ‘Best in Kentucky’ Awards

Six Kentucky State Parks were recognized with Kentucky Living magazine’s “Best in Kentucky” Awards that were announced Thursday at the 2018 Kentucky State Fair: Cumberland Falls, Natural Bridge, My Old Kentucky Home, Fort Boonesborough, Green River Lake, and John James Audubon. “We’re honored to be included among the excellent tourist destinations across Kentucky,” said Parks Commissioner...

Five state parks earn recognition from Kentucky Living Magazine’s Reader’s Choice Awards

Five Kentucky State Parks were recognized in Kentucky Living magazine’s 2016 Reader’s Choice Awards published in April. The magazine’s annual travel issue presents the winners based on voting by readers for 20 categories. “We appreciate the support from the voters and Kentucky Living magazine,” said Parks Commissioner Donnie Holland. “All of our parks are special places and the recognition...