Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park
|Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park|
|Kentucky State Park|
|Area||863 acres (349 ha)|
|Managed by||Kentucky Department of Parks|
|Website : Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park|
|U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park|
Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park is a park located near Dawson Springs, Kentucky in Hopkins County. The park encompasses 863 acres (349 ha) and takes its name from a colloquial form of the word pennyroyal, a small flowering plant native to the area. Park features include a 24-room lodge with restaurant, 12 cottages, campground, multi-purpose trails, 18-hole golf course, and 56-acre (23 ha) lake with non-motorized boat rentals.
- "History". Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park. Kentucky Department of Parks. Retrieved September 26, 2013.
- Kleber, John E., ed. (1992). "Parks, State". The Kentucky Encyclopedia. Associate editors: Thomas D. Clark, Lowell H. Harrison, and James C. Klotter. Lexington, Kentucky: The University Press of Kentucky. ISBN 0-8131-1772-0.
- Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park Kentucky Department of Parks