There’s No Better Place To Spend Your Summer Than These 8 Hidden Kentucky Spots

There’s simply nothing better than summer in Kentucky: hot, hazy, humid, and totally glorious. But by now, we could all use a break from the standard stomping grounds, the heat, and the crowds! Luckily, our state is full of hidden gems and treasures that offer a refreshing change of scenery *and* escape from the heat. Here are eight hidden spots in Kentucky, all of which make for perfect summer adventures:

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

How many of these hidden spots in Kentucky did you know about? Which are you most excited to visit? Be sure to chime in with your favorite places to go during the summer in Kentucky in the comments below!

Looking for a refreshing treat to beat the heat? Head to Big Mike’s Shaved Ice in Louisville.

Address: Grayson Lake, Kentucky, USA
Address: The Breaks, Virginia 24256, USA
Address: Cummins Ferry RV Park, Campground, 2558 Cummins Ferry Rd, Salvisa, KY 40372, USA
Address: Dog Slaughter Falls, Kentucky 40769, USA
Address: Mill Creek Lake, Kentucky 41360, USA
Address: Riverside Marina Bar and Grill, 145 Mary Ingles Hwy, Dayton, KY 41074, USA
Address: Louisville Zoo, Louisville, KY 40213, USA
Address: London, KY, USA