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Fort Boonesborough State Park a great historical spot © andrea nolan
this is a view of the garden where seasonal items would have been planted
Fort Boonesborough State Park © andrea nolan
Fort Boonesborough State Park when a trade goes bad © andrea nolan
this was a reenactment of a trade that went bad
Fort Boonesborough State Park a step back in time © andrea nolan
the black smith in the center of the fort to prevent fire
Fort Boonesborough State Park © andrea nolan
Fort Boonesborough State Park © andrea nolan
Fort Boonesborough State Park © andrea nolan
some of the housing
Fort Boonesborough State Park © andrea nolan
Fort Boonesborough State Park © andrea nolan
Fort Boonesborough State Park © andrea nolan
Fort Boonesborough State Park © andrea nolan
some of the simple things they used daily
Fort Boonesborough State Park © andrea nolan
FORT BOONESBOROUGH STATE PARK ACTIVITIES
FACILITIES AND ACTIVITIES OVERVIEW
Day-UseFishingyes
 Hiking Trailyes
 Swimming Beachyes
 Bike Trailsyes
BoatingLaunch Rampsyes
CampingPrimitiveyes
 Full Hookup Sitesyes
WinterActivitiesyes
Birding
Birdwatchers can enjoy spotting a variety of species, including warblers and woodpeckers. Guided birding tours are available.
Trails
Kentucky Riverwalk Trails is a self-guided interpretive trail that points out features unique to this portion of the Kentucky River valley. Native plants, animals, pre-historic, historic and geological sites are included along the trail routes.
Boating
The park offers a variety of boating options for visitors. The Kentucky River borders the park, providing an excellent location for water-based activities. Canoeing and kayaking are popular choices among guests who want to explore the river at their own pace. Boat ramps are available on-site making it easy to launch personal boats into the water as well.
Swimming
A junior Olympic-size swimming pool features a water slide, misty fountain, children┬┐s area, and a rain tree! A sand beach is available for sunbathing. While at the pool enjoy your favorite treats from the snack bar!

Open daily Memorial Day - middle of August. Open weekends only from mid-August through Labor Day. Open on Labor Day. Lifeguard-protected.
Fishing
You can enjoy fishing in the Kentucky River, which is home to catfish, bass and bluegill species. A valid license is required for all anglers over 16 years old. Boat ramps are available for easy water access. Fishing gear isn't provided so bring your own equipment.
Kentucky
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FORT BOONESBOROUGH STATE PARK

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