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Cumberland Falls State Resort Park

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Great family fun

We went later in the day. Was impressive but flooded. Great hiking trails and good for young... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
natureadventures
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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 5 February 2019
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Known as the "Niagara of the South," the 125-foot wide curtain of water is dramatic day or night. But it's only at night during a full moon that you can see the moonbow, a phenomenon not regularly visible anywhere else in the Western Hemisphere. The...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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7351 Highway 90, Corbin, KY 40701-8857
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went later in the day. Was impressive but flooded. Great hiking trails and good for young children. Lots to do.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The park is nice and the main fall is impressive. Eagle Falls is a nice treat ... The trail is 3 miles in and out and the Eagle Falls are nice. We came back recently to see the Moonbow. It is a neat phenomenon but...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 February 2019

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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JRMDH, Manager at Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed 4 February 2019

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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JRMDH, Manager at Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed 27 January 2019

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
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JRMDH, Manager at Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed 24 January 2019 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
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JRMDH, Manager at Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed 17 January 2019

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
1  Thank Pat S
JRMDH, Manager at Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed 16 January 2019

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
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JRMDH, Manager at Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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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
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JRMDH, Manager at Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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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
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JRMDH, Manager at Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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TravelingOne2
21 January 2019|
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Response from JRMDH | Property representative |
No there unfortunately is not.
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ManningAvenger
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
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Meli51077
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.
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