The Underrated Beach With The Whitest, Most Pristine Sand In Kentucky

As a landlocked state, you may not think of Kentucky as the home of beautiful beaches. But it turns out, our state has a plethora of spots to dig your toes into the sand and look out over sparkling water. One of those places arguably has the most pristine sand you’ll find in Kentucky, along with breathtaking surroundings and a lake ready for you to cool off. Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park provides the beach experience you’ve been longing for, right here in Kentucky.

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The next time you’re planning a beach vacation, or even just wanting a day in the sand, look no further than Pennyrile in Western Kentucky. Have you spent a day at the beach at Pennyrile? Do you have other favorite Kentucky beaches? Let us know in the comments below! Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park is located at 20781 Pennyrile Lodge Rd. Dawson Springs, KY 42408. For more info on the park, visit their website here.