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Audubon State Park

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Address: 3100 US Hwy 41 North, Henderson, KY 42420
Phone Number: (270) 826-2247
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Went walking on the trails

Beautiful scenery. Easy trails and very well kept. Love the museum as well. You are also able to go fishing which is also very fun here.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Andrew S
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Henderson, Kentucky
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Henderson, Kentucky
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful scenery. Easy trails and very well kept. Love the museum as well. You are also able to go fishing which is also very fun here.

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Thank Andrew S
Berea, Kentucky
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56 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This park has everything you'd want at a park... playgrounds, hiking trails, camping spots including rv locations and cabin rentals, fishing spots, picnic spots, a museum. It's a lovely park. I'd recommend it to everyone.

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Thank mommypennylane
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41 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful getaway in the North side of Henderson County. We love the camping, walking trails, lake and picnic areas. We've never stayed in the cottages but have visited them when family stays in them and they need updating but are comfortable and clean. All cottage have a view of the lake.

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Thank Christine H
Louisville, Kentucky
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93 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

The park is beautiful even though it is small. The trails are shady, lush and peaceful. The RV and tent sites are close and not private.

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Thank Jennyjourneys
Milwaukee
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52 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Even in 100+ temps hiking the shaded trails was lovely. The park is free and offers hiking, a museum, boat ramps, all with many chirping birds in the tree canopy,

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Thank marlene863
Bowling Green, Kentucky
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17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Great place for a small to mid size business meeting. We met in the theater. The acoustics were exceptional and seating was comfortable. The seats had a tablet surface for writing which made it very convenient.

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Thank travelgal98
London, Kentucky, United States
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

This park has a wonderful and peaceful atmosphere and a great story to tell! It is worth visiting. I noticed they also had a nice camping area.

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Thank Kim C
Ellijay, Georgia
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Loved the museum and hiking trails. Learned a lot about JJ Audubon life and failures as well as his successes. Henderson is proud of this heritage.

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Thank Elissa M
Evansville, Indiana
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136 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

John James Audubon State Park is as close as our back yard for hiking, exploring, birdwatching, and learning! How lucky we are to have some of the BEST trails in the area for seeing wildlife and a huge variety of plant tree species! Along with well-kept trails, this park is SO well maintained, and absolutely beautiful! Clean, good pathways, but... More 

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Lewis Center, Ohio
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225 reviews
102 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

The campground was nice with good sites and amenities, plus pet friendly, but highway noise is notable. Sally at the Visitor Center went above and beyond to help with information on the Lewis and Clark Trail Eastern Legacy sites which are in town.

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