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Kentucky Dam

22 miles upstream from the confluence of the Tennessee River with the Ohio, Paducah, KY
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it was great

I had fun it was fun there. You can camp there eat there to. Pretty lake water sports i heard there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
havlik m
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Paducah, Kentucky
Kentucky Dam

Kentucky Dam is located in Paducah, its North of the Tennessee River from where it connects with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
387indy
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Coral Springs, Florida
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  • Average10%
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22 miles upstream from the confluence of the Tennessee River with the Ohio, Paducah, KY
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had fun it was fun there. You can camp there eat there to. Pretty lake water sports i heard there pretty fireworks on the 4th July

Thank havlik m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kentucky Dam is located in Paducah, its North of the Tennessee River from where it connects with the Ohio river. There is lots of water and boat activity.

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Lots of walking is available if you desire. Great views of the river and landscape. Interesting to see.

Thank David M
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Great place to learn about TVA history. My son was a bit disappointed that you can not go into the control room any longer due to security concerns. Volunteers were very friendly and willing to answer any questions. If you have kids, they have TVA...More

Thank familytravel214
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Nice place to visit, take a walk, go fishing on the rocks or check out the visitors center too. Very knowledgeable people there that can help you with all your questions.

Thank PattiJani
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Boating, fishing, swimming at the beach. Great place to spend time with the family. We go every year multiple times.

Thank blingunder50
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Decide to come off I24 to take a look at this Dam, and glad i did as it was very interseting and with quite a few viewing area's where yu can see the Dam and the Lock. Great to walk around and as it was...More

1  Thank Yorkie1948
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We live in MI but frequent KY Lake. Kentucky Dam is one of the places we visit several times while on vacation whether it's to watch what others are doing, fishing or just to stop by.

2  Thank Tlynn4001
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

It's not the Hoover Damn but it is plenty cool. Quite a few places to walk and bike ride. If it wasn't so cold I could have spent a lot of time out there. Great views of the Tennessee River!!!!!

Thank Brandon H
Reviewed 7 November 2016

My boys always request that we stop here when we are in town. A great place to sit and relax and for them to get out and enjoy.

Thank Jayjor
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