Paddle To Hidden Waterfalls On Lake Cumberland With A Bucket List-Worthy Adventure In Kentucky

Everyone has a different method for enjoying total relaxation and it can involve everything from going for a long walk to hopping on a motorcycle to curling up with a good book. If you love the outdoors, your secret to peace and quiet may involve a boat and a paddle and heading off to find hidden gems in nature. Kentucky is ideal for this and if you already enjoy kayaking as a hobby — or would like to — you’ll want to add this spot to your list of places to visit. Along Lake Cumberland, you can paddle to hidden waterfalls in Kentucky that are scenic, remote, and the perfect place to seek relaxation.

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Some places that are not easy to reach are still worth the effort and these hidden waterfalls in Kentucky are proof of that. Paddle to these scenic spots along Lake Cumberland and enjoy one of many relaxing adventures in the Bluegrass. Did you know about these waterfalls on Lake Cumberland? What are your favorite hidden waterfalls in Kentucky? Tell us about them in the comments or submit them through our Nominations Page.

Thanks to Nate & Akela of the Instagram Account @nate_and_akelas_travels for sharing their beautiful photos! You can see more of their adventures on their IG page.

And for more information on Garner Branch Falls and other waterfalls in Kentucky, check out the Kentucky Waterfalls website.
Want to seek out another waterfall on Lake Cumberland that doesn’t require a kayak? Read more about 76 Falls in our previous article.
Address: Lake Cumberland, Kentucky, USA