7 Underrated Places In Kentucky That Even Natives Have Never Heard Of

Even if you’ve spent your entire lifetime here in Kentucky, chances are very likely that you haven’t seen it all. Our state may not be as big as say, Texas, but we still pack plenty of fun and interesting things to do here in the Bluegrass State. Some of these adventures are very well known, while others tend to fly under the radar. If you want to experience a few underrated places in Kentucky, then check out these 7 destinations that even many natives have never heard of (or experienced for themselves!).

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

There will always be pleasant surprises hiding in Kentucky and we are up for the challenge to track them all down. While many may have at least heard of the places on this list, there are still so many locals who have yet to visit. Do you enjoy heading to the underrated places in Kentucky? What is your favorite? Let us know in the comments!

And for another underrated spot, check out this beautiful distillery that offers both scenery and history.

Address: Covington, KY, USA
Address: 150 University Blvd, Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Address: 344 Caveland Dr, Olive Hill, KY 41164, USA
Address: Red River Gorge, Kentucky 40387, USA
Address: 4000 KY-11, Campton, KY 41301, USA
Address: Black Mountain, Kentucky 40843, USA
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