Activities and Amenities
Attention: During open season campsites may be booked the same day you plan to camp via web, call center, or the local fee station. Do not set up on a site without a reservation. To ensure you stay on that site please return to the Park Attendant fee station to complete a reservation. If closed Call 1-877-444-6777 to make a reservation. Reservations may also be made up to six months in advance via web and call center.
BAILEYS POINT, KY
part ofBarren River Lake, US Army Corps of Engineers
Status: Closed through Thu Apr 16 2015 Season Dates
OverviewBailey's Point campground is the largest of the Army Corps of Engineers’ campgrounds on Barren River Lake. This campground offers several waterfront campsites with scenic views of the lake. Though the campground is one of the largest, you won’t know it. There is room to roam, five camping loops with diverse scenery, and private coves for swimming or mooring your boat. You are sure to find a site that’s your escape to nature and relaxation.
The 10,000-acre lake is hugged by wooded hillsides in south-central Kentucky. With scenic views from almost every campsite, it’s sure to make for a memorable camping experience.
Baileys Point has a boat ramp for access to prime fishing, water skiing and boating. Several islands in proximity to the campground are great for a quick picnic getaway by boat.
Baileys Point has 215 sites for a variety of RV and tent campers and is open April through October. Most sites are equipped with electric and water hookups. With two playgrounds, a sand volleyball court, basketball court and amphitheater for weekend movie nights, the campground offers plenty of opportunities for family entertainment.
Across the lake from Baileys Point is the Barren River Lake State Resort Park, host of the Glasgow Highland Games. Other ramps and marinas close by are Port Oliver, Peninsula, and The Narrows. Not far away are other attractions such as the National Corvette Museum, Kentucky Down Under, Diamond Caverns, and many other day trips within reach. Visitors can explore Mammoth Cave National Park, an hour north of the campground.
Activities and Amenities
Know Before You Go
Getting There:GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
From Glasgow, KY: Take 31-E south for 15 mi to Hwy 252. Turn right, go 1.5 mi to Hwy 517, turn right and follow signs to entrance. Approximately 19 miles southwest of Glasgow, KY.
Mailing Address:BAILEYS POINT
3147 Bailey's Point Rd
Scottsville KY 42164
Phone Number:Information: (270)622-6959