Department of Parks
Special Weekends At Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park in February
DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. – Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park has two special weekends coming up in February.
Landscape Oil Painting Weekend is Feb. 21-23. You’ll learn to create your own landscape painting from instructor Bonita Mallory. The fee is $65 for one class and the Friday evening program. The fee is $120 for two classes and the Friday evening program.
Lodging discounts are available.
Girlfriend Getaway Weekend is Feb. 28-March 2. The park will offer programs on health, nutrition, self-defense, skin care and more. This event is co-sponsored by the Friends of Pennyrile.
The registration fee is $30 per person. (Some services required an additional fee.)
Lodge rooms are available for $59.95 a night.
For more information and registration forms, visit http://pennyrileforest.blogspot.com/2014/01/loads-to-do-at-pennyrile-forest-state.html or email or call Rebecca Clark at: rebeccaE.email@example.com or 1-800-325-1711.
The rustic wood and stone Pennyrile Lodge, with 24 rooms, sits serenely on a high cliff overlooking Pennyrile Lake. Open year-round, the park has 12 cottages in the wooded lodge area and on the lake’s shores. The restaurant seats 200, including a private dining room for up to 80. The park also has an 18-hole golf course with a pro shop, riding carts, pull carts and rental clubs. The course is open year-round, weather permitting. The park also offers hiking trails, fishing, basketball, tennis and horse campsites that are available year-round.
The Kentucky State Park System is composed of 49 state parks plus an interstate park shared with Virginia. The Department of Parks, an agency of the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet, operates 17 resort parks with lodges -- more than any other state. For more information on Kentucky parks, visit our website at http://www.parks.ky.gov