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 Park Lodging 


To make your reservation call: 606-286-4411.

Carter Caves State Resort Park is a complete resort facility operated by the Kentucky Department of Parks. The park features a 28-room lodge with high speed wireless internet, 13 cottages, a full-service restaurant, and a campground with full hookups. Lodge rooms and cottages are often fully booked for the Winter Adventure Weekend so call soon to make your reservation. Lodging reservations for the 2024 Winter Adventure Weekend will be accepted starting February 1, 2023.

 Park Camping 


Our two campgrounds are open for camping during Winter Adventure Weekend.

Main Campground: We have available both primitive and electric sites. Water hookups are not available in the main campground during Winter Adventure Weekend.

Horse Campground: Full hookups for water, electric and sewer.

Site rentals in the main campground, (
this does not apply to Horse Camping & Bunk Houses) are BUY ONE GET ONE FREE during the event.

Call for pricing and reservations (Wednesday - Saturday 9am to 5pm) at (606) 286-0152.

The campground registration building and the horse campground bathroom facilities will be open for the event. The lower bathhouse facility is closed due it being winterized. Laundry facilities are closed for the winter. The campground store will be open Thursday through Sunday - see hours below. The campground store provides firewood, groceries, and bath accessories.

Campground Store hours of operation during Winter Adventure Weekend:

Wednesday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Thursday thru Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.













 Nearby Lodging 


There are plenty of lodging options in nearby Grayson & Olive Hill!



Greenbo Lake State Resort Park
965 Lodge Rd.
Greenup, KY 41144
Phone: 606-473-7324


Broomsage & Fescue Farm, LLC
Beautiful cottage available for vacation rentals. Located 2 miles from Carter Caves State Resort Park.

Also, small number of RV camping spots available for renting.
580 Opossum Hollow
Olive Hill, Kentucky 41164
606-315-0250 / 606-315-6869

Super 8 Motel
125 Super Eight Lane
Grayson, Kentucky 41143

John Hunt Morgan B&B
Resting slightly above and in the heart of Historic Downtown Olive Hill, Kentucky,

The John Hunt Morgan Bed and Breakfast offers a Victorian experience that is unforgettable.


Spanish Manor - Olive Hill
Small locally owned motel with about six rooms.
Located about 5 minutes from the park.
10095 US-60
Olive Hill, Kentucky 41164

Free Camping For Youth Groups!

Youth groups registering eight or more participants can camp in the main campground at no charge on Friday and Saturday night of Winter Adventure Weekend! This free camping offer applies to Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, church groups, college groups and all youth groups. Please include your group name during the online registration process. Your group is automatically eligible for free camping once you register eight or more participants. You will receive a camping permit at the event registration desk in the lodge upon arrival. Eligible groups will not be able to reserve campsites through Reserve America prior to the event. The sites will be first come first serve when you arrive at Winter Adventure Weekend. Any questions? Contact the Campground Supervisor at 606-286-0152
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