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Cumberland Falls State Resort Park

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Wonderful Vacation Destination

Cumberland Falls State Resort Park was the perfect destination for my family's reunion. We spread... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Montgomery, Texas
Worth the trip

Cumberland Falls is a really beautiful place to visit. It isn't too far from Louisville, and your... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Louisville, Kentucky
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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 1 week ago

Cumberland Falls State Resort Park was the perfect destination for my family's reunion. We spread out in the hotel and cabins and enjoyed gathering at various places at the resort, rafting near the waterfall, dining in the restaurant, riding horses and hiking. There are fun...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cumberland Falls is a really beautiful place to visit. It isn't too far from Louisville, and your in the forest overlooking miles of wilderness and then you discover the falls. The Falls are beautiful. It is a must as it is the second largest falls...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Falls is known for the Moon Glow on a full moon if the weather is right. Most times the Resort is booked because the Moon Glow is so famous. When we can go and get reservations, there is no full moon.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank leftout
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to stop here for a break during a 6 hour drive. We spend 2 hours here and I wish we could have spent so much more. Parked in the lot and had a short walk to the visitors center. From there we followed the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Grumpyone88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a bit out of the way so it took awhile to get there from our base in Lexington, Ky but it was worth it. Walking and climbing stairs is required in order to get the very best view of the falls. We enjoyed lunch...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pat S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A truly lovely place, we came here in the deep off season and it is virtually unused this time of year. The cabins here are lovely; down right luxurious and very very comfortable. Also superb for multi-family trips since $113/night provides 2 bedrooms with 4...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank pattynjay
Reviewed 31 December 2018

Fall color was pretty. Hiked trails all around the falls. Picture worthy views of Cumberland Falls pretty much available on all. Beautiful smaller waterfalls on trails. Friendly folks hiking. Very enjoyable afternoon. Need more parking.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Coralyn S
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

We were on a Thanksgiving roadtrip from Mammoth cave to Gatlinburg and my husband noticed a sign for these falls. We were not familiar with them but thought why not go!?!? What an amazing visit. The falls are soo pretty and accessible. You can hike...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Gran7
Reviewed 10 December 2018

I had a very good time at the Falls - did a bit of hiking, pics and just relaxing while enjoying the sights

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jrzj42
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Superb location for Falls viewing/trails; lodge rooms clean,comfortable. Dining is subsistence. If able, bring own food and grill/picnic near river. No alchoholic bev. in lodge. Cottages look nice, summer time pool!

Date of experience: December 2018
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21 January 2019|
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Response from hoppyl61 | Reviewed this property |
We are campers, but only hiked when we were there. According to their website they do not. I would call if I were you. Here is the ph number I got off their site for camping. 800-325-0063
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.