Wading in a stream
Pulaski Park
Zollicoffer Park and Mill Springs Battlefield Cemetery
Zollicoffer Park, Civil War Reenactment
Children's Botanical Garden in downtown Somerset
Bee Rock Park
Bee Rock Park, Rockcastle River

Parks and Trails

Alpine Park

This park has a shelter, playground, hiking trails and horseshoe pits. Picnic shelter is seasonal (April – October)

U.S. 27
Stearns
606-376-5323

Bee Rock Park

The park is located on the Pulaski-Laurel County line and offers a picnic area, primitive camping sites and hiking trails. Seasonal (April – October)

Forest Road No. 623
London
606-864-4163

Biking

The Daniel Boone National Forest has several trails suitable for all-terrain vehicles, as well as mountain bikes and motorcycles. For locations and directions:

London Ranger District
606-864-4163
Stearns Ranger District
606-376-5323

Black Walnut Nature Trail & Corps of Engineers Visitor Center

Come to the Black Walnut Nature Trail for a self-guided study in nature on this ¼ mile boarded walk.  Enjoy the wildlife, trees, flowers and beautiful view of Lake Cumberland. Also, stop in the visitor center for more lake information.

855 Boat Dock Rd.
Somerset
606-679-6337

Children's Botanical Garden of South Central Kentucky

This special garden is located in downtown Somerset at the Pulaski County Public Library and was created for children and the young at heart. The garden encourages children to use all their senses to connect plants to the sciences, history, literature and the arts.

304 S. Main St.
Somerset
606-679-8401

Citizens Park

Citizens Park features twelve professional horseshoe pits, a croquet court, shuffleboard court and basketball goal. Open daily and free to use by the public.

Elliot Drive
Somerset
606-679-1860

Cole Park

Located in southern Pulaski County, Cole Park has tennis courts, basketball, baseball, playground, a shelter and picnic areas, grills and horseshoes.

7929 S. U.S. 27
Burnside
606-561-4113

Eubank City Park

Located in northern Pulaski County, Eubank City Park features an 18 hole Disc Golf Course and is home to many community events, including the annual Independence Day Celebration in July.

Ky. 70 West
Eubank
606-379-5348
606-379-2211

Ferguson City Park

Ferguson City Park is located at the old Ferguson school, which is now used as a community center. The park has picnic area and play area for any type of gathering.

Ky. 3057
Ferguson
606-679-6800

Fishing Creek Recreation Area

Located on Fishing Creek and owned and operated by the Army Corps of Engineers, the recreational area offers picnic areas, grills, playground and campsites. Boat ramp is closed.

Ky. 1248
Somerset
606-679-5174
606-679-6337

General Burnside Island State Park

General Burnside Island State Park is the only island state park located in Kentucky. The park has a launch ramp, picnic areas, grills, shelters, golf and camping sites.

8801 S. U.S. 27
Burnside
606-561-4104
parks.ky.gov/findparks/recparks/ge/

Pulaski County Park

The park is located in western Pulaski County and is owned and operated by the Pulaski County Fiscal Court. On site, the park offers picnic areas, grills, shelters, camping, playground and 18-hole disc golf courses, plus hiking trails.

1200 Ky. 3189
Nancy
606-636-6450

Rocky Hollow Recreation Area

Located in Downtown Somerset, Rocky Hollow is operated by the Somerset Parks & Recreation Dept. and serves as their main office.  The park offers a walking and jogging track, basketball courts, racketball, an outdoor walking trail plus a new 9-hole disc golf course.

142 S. Central Ave.
Somerset
606-679-1860

Science Hill Park

The park has a baseball field, picnic area and play area.

307 West Ky. 635
Science Hill
606-423-3911

Shopville Community Park

Softball/baseball fields, two playgrounds, walking track, amphitheater and large parking area plus shelters and a gymnasium for rent.

E. Ky. 80 and Grundy Rd.
Shopville
606-219-0884 
606-274-4402

SomerSport Park

Somersport Park features an outdoor playground and picnic shelters, plus baseball and soccer fields.

310 Pumphouse Road
Somerset
606-676-0510
606-679-1860

Trinity Springs Baptist Park

Owned by the Pulaski County Baptist Association, this seasonal park has a play area and a shelter.

116 Mill Street
Somerset
606-678-4465

Waitsboro Recreation Area

This park is operated by the Army Corps of Engineers and has a launch ramp, picnic area, grills and campsites.

500 Waitsboro Road
Somerset
606-561-5513

White Lily Park

White Lily Park is located at the White Lily Community Center in eastern Pulaski County. The park features a gym with kitchen, two shelters, an amphitheater, softball field and playground.  Reservations may be made by phone.

280 White Lily Church Rd.
Somerset
606-382-5811
606-382-5036
 
 

Zollicoffer Park

Zollicoffer Park, located in Nancy, is dedicated to the Civil War history of Pulaski County.

606-636-4045


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