Camping discount offered at Kentucky State Parks

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Camping enthusiasts can take advantage of a discount being offered by Kentucky State Parks for most of the month of April.

The parks are offering a 20 percent discount on camping reservations made for April 1 through 25.

And during Camper Appreciation Weekend on April 26 and 27, two nights' camping is offered for the price of one. Special events will also be held for campers during that weekend at some parks.

There are 31 state park campgrounds in Kentucky, all with sites with water and electric hookups. Campsites for horse camping are available at Carter Caves, Pennyrile Forest, Dale Hollow, Taylorsville Lake and Greenbo Lake. And Wi-Fi is offered for a fee at about a dozen campgrounds.

To make a reservation, visit or call (888) 459-7275 (4KYPARK).

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