You’ll Love This Kentucky Day Trip That Starts With A Swim In The Quarry And Ends With Mouthwatering BBQ
There are so many options for summer fun in Kentucky, and many of them involve splashing around in the water and enjoying delicious food. This combination is just wonderfully satisfying in the heat of the season, and if these are two of your favorite things to do in the Bluegrass State, then we have the perfect trip to have the best day ever. Make plans to head to the town of LaGrange because the first stop is FRP Quarry for a relaxing swim, followed by a food fuel-up at Big R’s & Shannon’s BBQ. You’ll love this day trip in Kentucky that starts with a swim and ends with mouthwatering BBQ – it’s truly a match made in summer heaven.
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A day spent cooling off in the quarry and then heating things back up with some mouthwatering BBQ is one of the best ways to spend a summer day in Kentucky. What do you think of this fun-filled combination day trip? Tag someone in the comments who would love to do it with you!
FRP Quarry is located at 2201 Fendley Mill Rd., La Grange, KY 40031. For more information, visit its website here and follow along on Facebook here.
Big R’s & Shannon’s BBQ is located just a few minutes away, at 213 S First St., LaGrange, KY40031. For more info, visit their website here and follow along on Facebook here.
For more summer fun in Kentucky, check out several ideas from our previous articles here.
A Cincinnati native who has lived in Kentucky for over 10 years, Andrea's heart belongs both in the Queen City and the Bluegrass State. After earning an education degree and working in that field for a number of years, Andrea began to pursue her passion for writing over 6 years ago. Since then she has written for a number of print and online publications, as well as published a children's book.
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