This Waterfall Park In Kentucky Is Hiding In Plain Sight And Ready For You To Visit

There is really no end to the natural beauty and outdoor adventure you can experience in Kentucky, and it’s likely you never will see and do it all. But that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t try to see the most scenic places in our state, and one hidden gem that should be added to any list is Cove Spring Park in Frankfort. This park and nature preserve appears to be a typical city park when you first see its sign, but it’s actually an incredible waterfall-filled property, hiding in plain sight, and ready for you to visit.

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Cove Spring Park is a lovely hidden gem and with its central location in Frankfort, there’s really no reason why every Kentuckian shouldn’t pay it a visit. Did you know about this waterfall park in Kentucky? What other hidden gem parks should we check out? Let us know in the comments!

Cove Spring Park is located at 100 Cove Spring Road in Frankfort. It is open daily from 8 a.m. to dusk. For more information, visit its website here.

And for a Kentucky trail that offers not one, but two waterfalls, check out our previous article here.