Things To do

Here are some things to do in Albany, KY, and the surrounding area.

Lake Cumberland

With over 1,255 miles of shoreline and covering more than 65,000 acres, Lake Cumberland is a popular destination for boating, fishing, water sports, and swimming.

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Explore Marina Rowena

Located just 5 miles from Hwy 829, Marina Rowena offers boat rentals, slip rentals, fishing supplies, and a variety of amenities and services for boaters and visitors.

Hike to Waterfalls:

The Lake Cumberland area is home to several beautiful waterfalls, including Eagle Falls, Cumberland Falls, and Yahoo Falls. Hiking to these waterfalls is a great way to enjoy the natural beauty of the region.

Go Fishing:

Lake Cumberland is known for its excellent fishing opportunities, with a variety of fish species including bass, crappie, walleye, and catfish. There are several marinas and fishing guides in the area that can provide equipment, advice, and guided tours.

picture of lake cumberland 829 is park near lake cumberland

Attend Festivals and Events:

The Lake Cumberland area hosts several festivals and events throughout the year, including the Lake Cumberland Thunder Run, the Master Musicians Festival, and the Kentucky Lake Cumberland Bluegrass Festival. These events offer live music, food, arts and crafts, and other family-friendly activities.

Visit Local Attractions:

There are several local attractions in the area, including the Lake Cumberland State Resort Park, the Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery, and the Clinton County Historical Society and Museum.

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