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Cumberland Falls State Resort Park

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Another gem in the Kentucky State Park system

My son and I visited Cumberland Falls State park in late August, after many of the schools in the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Richmond, Virginia
Weekend in the mountains

This is a beautiful park. The falls are are amazing. To view the falls it is a short walk from the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Noblesville, Indiana
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Called the Niagara of the South, this site offers breathtaking views, fishing and hiking.
7351 Highway 90, Corbin, KY 40701-8857
+1 606-528-4121
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Reviewed yesterday

My son and I visited Cumberland Falls State park in late August, after many of the schools in the area had gone back, for a nice, quiet two night stay. The front desk and restaurant staff both were breathing a sigh of relief that the...More

Thank Arminius1
Reviewed yesterday

This is a beautiful park. The falls are are amazing. To view the falls it is a short walk from the gift shop. There are a few stairs to navigate to access the best viewing spot. The falls can also be viewed from above which...More

Thank Gma_p2014
Reviewed yesterday

I went here a few times when I went to Cumberland College (now University of the Cumberlands). The trails were nice and just the overall park was nice. Very picturesque.

Thank Matthew M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We made reservations online and when we arrived the spot was not vehicle friendly. Becky C. at the camp check in and store was amazing and relocated us to another site. She was happy and friendly and gave great information. When we were ready for...More

Thank Marsha G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Cumberland Falls State Park Resort is a beautiful and peaceful place to go. You can relax in nature or there are plenty of things to do. Horseback riding, rafting, a public pool that is free if your staying on the resort. The only reason it...More

Thank Megan C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Since all the reviews for this area are all over the place, I wanted to add to the confusion. First, if you go, it is NOT a whole day trip. Yes, there are falls and yes you can walk a trail to get down to...More

Thank George614
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a great day hiking the trails around the falls. Easy to navigate with clear markers so finding our way back was not an issue.

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Daily visit to the park. The lodge was nice and well kept and the restaurant had a nice view. A 45 min horseback riding is available but it is mostly for kids. The falls were a pretty view but the park itself is left in...More

1  Thank Sipontino
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cabins were clean, comfortable and had great wireless...The two bed room cabin was a great place to decompress for the weekend. The living room and kitchen were nice. The kitchen didn't have a dishwasher, but this wasn't a problem as we walked to the...More

Thank Crookedridges
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely Falls in the Appalachian Mountains. Visit the Resort Center to see a Lodge/Restaurant built by Roosevelt Era workers tat revitalized the US Economy. Cool rocks overhanging. Bathrooms, Food, gift shops at the Falls. All natural not a tourist trap like others. Mountains are breathtaking...More

Thank Kathy C
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1 July 2018|
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Response from dmba10u | Reviewed this property |
No. You just have to be there on the specific dates to see it. The dates are listed on the Cumberland Falls website
23 May 2018|
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Response from Tommy B | Reviewed this property |
very easy access. just park and view the falls. 5 minutes tops.
1 December 2017|
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Response from claw1234 | Reviewed this property |
Seriously, The water is flowing way to fast. then soon the waterfalls. Now people do dip their feet in the water, but even that is not advisable.