Buckhorn Campground

Buckhorn Campground

The Buckhorn Campground location is in Buckhorn, Kentucky
41721-8808. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Buckhorn Campground facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

804 Buckhorn Dam Rd


Phone number


Campground information Buckhorn, Kentucky


Buckhorn Campground on Buckhorn Lake, provides the perfect outdoor escape in eastern Kentucky’s lush Cumberland Plateau.

The campground is packed with activities to entertain all ages, including monthly interpretive programs offered during summer months and convenient access for boating and fishing on Buckhorn Lake.


Buckhorn Lake welcomes fishing, boating, water skiing, hiking, swimming, hunting and just plain relaxing. The campground provides access to a nature trail and fishing areas as well.


Buckhorn is packed with amenities to make your stay comfortable. A basketball court, playground and horseshoe pits will entertain visitors on-shore, while a swimming area and boat ramp, cater to visitors eager to explore the lake.

Additional amenities include free wireless internet, electric hookups, laundry facilities, hot showers, vending machines, a dump station and flush toilets.

Natural Features

Buckhorn campground sits near the dam on Buckhorn Lake, surrounded by the beauty of the scenic Appalachian Mountain Range.

The rugged plateau landscape is deeply traversed by a series of narrow, winding valleys separated by steep watersheds with branching streams.

Fed by the waters of the Kentucky River, Buckhorn Lake extends for 1,230 surface-acres, providing plenty of water recreation opportunities.

Buckhorn Campground was also recently recongnized as the location for the largest River Birch Tree in the country by The National Register of Big Trees, the tree measures 205 inches around, 117 feet high and an 85 foot crown on top, making this tree surely a sight to see.

Nearby Attractions

The park is just minutes from attractions like Carr Creek Lake and the Buckhorn Log Church. Rent a pontoon from Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park, explore the Red River Gorge Geological Area or hike through the Daniel Boone National Forest.

Frequently Asked Questions About 804 Buckhorn Dam Rd Buckhorn, KY

How do I make a reservation with Buckhorn Campground?

To make reservations at Buckhorn Campground, you can call the office at 606-398-7220.

Where is Buckhorn Campground located?

The Buckhorn Campground is located at 804 Buckhorn Dam Rd in Buckhorn,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Buckhorn Campground have tent or RV camping?

Buckhorn Campground offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 606-398-7220 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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