Escape The Stress Of The City By Visiting These 10 Urban Parks In Kentucky

It’s a fact: spending time in nature is good for your health. Not only does it get you on your feet for physical activity, but being surrounded by nature has a positive affect on your mental health as well. If you live in an urban environment, it might be easy to forget this. If you’ve had a stressful day or you’re feeling a down in the dumps, visit one of these urban parks in Kentucky. You won’t have to travel too far from the city, and you are guaranteed to feel better.

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/

Does anyone regularly visit any of these parks? Let us know what other urban parks in Kentucky you like to escape to!