If You Didn’t Know About These 11 Swimming Holes In Kentucky, They’re A Must Visit

As the temperature warms, so does the urge to be around water and a swimming hole in Kentucky can be like heaven on earth. If we are honest, we’ll admit our state gets downright muggy. Fortunately for us, our cool river and lake waters provide a refreshing escape from the sticky weather. We covered the more renowned swimming spots last year, and now we’ve got 11 more great places to add to the list.

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Not every swimming hole in Kentucky has an address, so the maps are the best I could do on most of these. However, each one is a favored spot loved by the locals, and they will likely know a safe route to get there. These are just a few refreshing swimming spots to check out if you are in these areas. What other swimming holes would you add to the list?