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Summer vacation.

I grew up in the Lake Cumberland area of Nancy, Ky. We put our boats in at “The Point” boat dock... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
Sandra A
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Houseboat vacation a great time!

Everyone was friendly, helpful. Manager, Bill, was very nice and helped make some issues we had... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2018
Defiance, Ohio
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Welcome to the heart of Lake Cumberland in Russell County, Kentucky! With four commercial marinas and over 1,000 miles of shoreline, Lake Cumberland is home to some of the best boating and fishing in the southeast. Come visit Lake Cumberland in...more
5465 State Park Rd, Jamestown, KY 42629-7875
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Be warned that the resort is far off the main road (seems like forever but it's not). The drive back is scenic and you will probably see wildlife. This just prepares you for the relaxing outdoor environment you end up in. The view from most...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The same 10 couples have been house boating for the last 27 years. We love Lake Cumberland. Twenty five of thoseu trips have been with State Dock. This year our boat was in horrible condition. The vinyl on the couch was peeling off. When we...More

Thank M R
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

I grew up in the Lake Cumberland area of Nancy, Ky. We put our boats in at “The Point” boat dock. It’s a beautiful lake, the water is crystal clear and you can see through it to lot of parts in the bottom often spitting...More

Thank Sandra A
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Everyone was friendly, helpful. Manager, Bill, was very nice and helped make some issues we had, better. Wish there was an easier was to get your belongings to the dock instead of wheel barrels down a hill.

Thank meljas0n
Reviewed June 10, 2018

We stayed in a cabin that was spacious, quiet and had ample opportunities for activities. We even went horseback riding while we were there. The crow jewel is the falls itself, which is a easy walk to reach different vantage points for views. We thoroughly...More

1  Thank Sue L
Reviewed April 13, 2018

We stayed 1 night in April 2018. The weather was cool for April and overcast so not the best for this park where outdoor activity is the main activity. We stayed in the Pumpkin Creek Lodge and were the only lodgers there that night. It...More

Thank Nancy T
Reviewed March 15, 2018

The hiking trails are nice...unfortunately they are over 3 miles, with no place to begin at certain intervals if you only wish to do a mile or so. We spent the night at the park, the buffet dinner with salad bar was excellent as were...More

1  Thank Susan S
Reviewed December 8, 2017

We spent 4 days at the lodge and enjoyed the fall colors. We hiked the park and visited the nearby attractions. Our room was great, with a water view and on the second floor. We saw Deer every morning outside our room, and as we...More

Thank Maeda S
Reviewed October 11, 2017

The staff is wonderful. The prices are decent for this caliber of lake. It is a very beautiful place.

Thank Curt P
Reviewed October 5, 2017

We stayed 2 nights here. Our room had a private balcony overlooking Lake Cumberland. Spacious room, comfortable beds/pillows. Large indoor pool!! Large game room $. A great place to walk and a playground too. They also have a golf course.

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October 20, 2017|
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Response from Kristen S | Reviewed this property |
There is a website. Search state dock or state dock lake cumberland and it will come up.
February 20, 2017|
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Response from BillWillOhio | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the guides but there are pontoon, fishing and ski boats for rent at State Dock (right by campgrounds)
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January 7, 2017|
Response from Doug B | Reviewed this property |
We used State Dock - They have a first class operation. That is the only time we have ever rented/operated a houseboat, so we have nothing to compare it to - but it was fun and the family still talks about it!