Columbia Kentucky

The Gem of Kentucky

Explore surrounding Woodlands, Parks, Lakes and Trails!

Green River Lake

State Park

A very short drive from Kozy Haven Cabins.
Green River Lake State Park contains 1,331 acres of land and is situated along the shoreline of the 8,210-acre Green River Lake. The park has many attractions for those who wish to experience the beauty that is in Kentucky. The park has an 18-hole miniature golf course, hiking trails, a beach, picnic areas, and playgrounds. The state dock, Green River Marina, has boat rentals, a supply store, and a snack bar. The lake abounds in bass, bluegill, catfish, crappie, walleye, and muskie.

Top Five Things to Do

- Hike, bike, or horseback 28 miles of all-purpose trails.
- Enjoy fishing on beautiful Green River Lake.
- Overnight in 167 RV or 60 primitive sites.
- Picnic throughout the Park and enjoy the scenery of the lake and the fall colors of the leaves.
- Take a drive through the Park to look at the wildlife. (Deer, Turkey, Eagle, Hawk, Squirrel, Skunk, etc.)

View 2024 Fishing Tournaments

Kozy Haven Cabins Columbia Kentucky Green River Lake State Park

Green River Lake State Park stands as a majestic testament to Kentucky's natural beauty. Nestled near Columbia, this park is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and families alike. Its centerpiece, Green River Lake, glistens under the sun, inviting visitors to indulge in a myriad of water activities. From swimming and boating to fishing and water skiing, there's something for everyone to enjoy on its pristine waters.

Beyond its aquatic allure, Green River Lake State Park boasts a wealth of family-friendly amenities. Picnic areas shaded by towering trees offer the perfect spot for a leisurely lunch, while the playgrounds provide endless entertainment for children. Nature trails wind through lush forests, providing opportunities for scenic hikes and wildlife sightings, captivating adventurers of all ages.

Located just a short drive from Columbia, Kentucky, Green River Lake State Park is easily accessible for locals and travelers alike. Its proximity to the charming town ensures that visitors can seamlessly blend outdoor escapades with cultural exploration, making it an ideal destination for unforgettable family vacations filled with adventure, relaxation, and cherished memories.

Green River Lake State Park

Green River Lake Fishing Tournaments

 Access Site NameEvent NameStart DateEnd DateNumber BoatsOpen/Closed to Public
View DetailRamp #1Boyle County High School KBN #44/13/2024 7:00:00 AM4/13/2024 3:00:00 PM75Open
View DetailRamp #1NTBA AHD4/14/2024 7:00:00 AM4/14/2024 3:00:00 PM15Closed
View DetailRamp #1Casey County High School MLF #44/20/2024 7:30:00 AM4/20/2024 3:00:00 PM60Open
View DetailRamp #1USA Bassin Green River Lake5/18/2024 6:30:00 AM5/18/2024 2:30:00 PM25Open
View DetailRamp #1NTBA AHD5/26/2024 7:00:00 AM5/26/2024 3:00:00 PM15Closed
View DetailRamp #1USA Bassin Green River Lake6/1/2024 6:00:00 AM6/1/2024 2:00:00 PM25Open
View DetailRamp #1USABassin Green River Lake Nights6/1/2024 6:00:00 PM6/2/2024 2:00:00 AM25Open
View DetailRamp #1USA Bassin Green River Lake6/15/2024 6:00:00 AM6/15/2024 2:00:00 PM25Open
View DetailRamp #1USABassin Green River Lake Nights6/22/2024 6:00:00 PM6/23/2024 2:00:00 AM25Open
View DetailRamp #1USA Bassin Green River Lake7/13/2024 6:00:00 AM7/13/2024 2:00:00 PM25Open
View DetailRamp #1USABassin Green River Lake Nights7/13/2024 6:00:00 PM7/14/2024 2:00:00 AM25Open
View DetailRamp #1USABassin Green River Lake Nights7/27/2024 6:00:00 PM7/28/2024 2:00:00 AM25Open
View DetailRamp #1USABassin Green River Lake Nights8/10/2024 6:00:00 PM8/11/2024 2:00:00 AM25Open
View DetailRamp #1USABassin Green River Lake Nights8/24/2024 6:00:00 PM8/25/2024 2:00:00 AM25Open

Lake Cumberland 

State Resort Park

A very short drive from Kozy Haven Cabins.
With more than 60,000 acres of water and 1,225 miles of shoreline, Lake Cumberland is one of the finest fishing and boating areas in the eastern United States. The park has rooms, cottages, camping and an indoor pool.

Cumberland Lake State Resort Park offers a tranquil retreat amidst the stunning landscapes of Kentucky. Situated near Columbia, this park boasts the serene beauty of Cumberland Lake, drawing families seeking relaxation and outdoor adventures. With its expansive shoreline, the lake provides ample opportunities for swimming, boating, and fishing, ensuring endless hours of fun for visitors of all ages.

Families will find plenty to enjoy at Cumberland Lake State Resort Park, with its array of family-friendly amenities. With recreational facilities like playgrounds and tennis courts, there's something for everyone to delight in. Just a short drive from Columbia, Kentucky, this park offers a convenient escape for families looking to immerse themselves in nature's splendor without straying too far from home.

Lake Cumberland State Resort Park

Cumberland Lake State Park

Lindsey Wilson College

Lindsey Wilson College

The mission of Lindsey Wilson College is to serve the educational needs of students by providing a living-learning environment within an atmosphere of active caring and Christian concern where every student, every day, learns and grows and feels like a real human being.
Faculty, staff and administration strive for the highest degree of educational excellence by providing programs based upon the findings of research and sound professional practice. Our hope is to create the best possible environment for the individual growth of students through the intentional and cooperative efforts of the entire college community.

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SomerSplash Waterpark

Whether you want to race to the bottom on a body slide or catch some waves in our wave pool, our park fills your summer days with fun!

OPEN MAY 18-AUGUST 18, 2024

1030 HWY 2227
Somerset, KY 42503

Columbia City Park Splash Pad

Visiting Columbia in the Summer and want a cool place to take your children? The Splash Pad at The City Park is just the spot to make a big splash at. located at- 413 Fairgrounds St, Columbia, KY 42728

Holmes Bend Marina

Located on Green River Lake, Holmes Bend Marina offers water sports, houseboat rentals, cabins, horseback riding, fishing, a fully stocked marina and restaurant, and some of the most beautiful sights in the great Bluegrass State.
Swim at the SAND beach!

Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery

Located below Wolf Creek Dam, just off of U.S. 127 in Jamestown, Kentucky, is a popular destination for people near and far. For visitors, our interactive Visitor/Environmental Education Center is fun and educational, along with our Hatchery building and raceways where fish production can be observed. Visit Hatchery Creek for a day of fishing, or walk the nature trail and observe the beauty and tranquility that wildlife can offer.

Happy Cow Cafe

A full service cafe in Columbia, KY, since 2019. We offer a wide selection of services, including indoor and outdoor dining, a drive thru, and free wifi. Happy Cow Cafe is a family-oriented, locally-operated cafe. We strive to offer our customers a superior dining experience with fresh food and drinks. We are committed to growing and improving the quality of our café while providing great service. We look forward to growing with our Adair county locals to continue to provide a premier cafe experience. We would like to personally invite you to contact us for your next meal today!
209 Will Walker Rd Columbia, KY 42728

Central Kentucky

a perfect location

Embark on a journey to Columbia, Kentucky, where our charming log cabins and homes beckon families seeking refuge in nature's embrace. Located between Green River Lake State Park and Lake Cumberland State Resort Park, these cozy retreats offer the perfect setting for cherished moments together. Spend your days exploring vast hunting grounds teeming with game, casting lines into tranquil fishing spots, and immersing yourself in the sights and sounds of the great outdoors.

As the sun sets, gather around crackling campfires, sharing stories and laughter under the starlit sky. Whether seeking thrilling adventures or quiet relaxation, these cabins in Columbia provide an idyllic escape for families yearning to reconnect and create timeless memories in nature's sanctuary.

Central Kentucky is a region teeming with natural wonders, offering a picturesque escape for outdoor enthusiasts and families alike. Nestled within this scenic landscape are two renowned state parks: Green River Lake State Park and Lake Cumberland State Resort Park. Green River Lake State Park boasts over 1,300 acres of lush woodlands and a pristine 8,200-acre lake, providing ample opportunities for boating, fishing, hiking, and camping. Visitors can explore miles of scenic trails, paddle along tranquil waters, or simply relax on the sandy shores, surrounded by the beauty of nature.

Lake Cumberland State Resort Park is a haven for outdoor recreation, featuring Kentucky's largest reservoir and over 50,000 acres of water. Here, families can enjoy a wide range of activities, from fishing and water sports to golfing and birdwatching. With its towering cliffs, secluded coves, and expansive forests, Lake Cumberland offers endless adventures for nature lovers and serves as a serene backdrop for unforgettable family vacations in the heart of Central Kentucky.

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Please note that our accommodations do not include housekeeping services during your stay. We trust you'll find our space equipped with all the essentials for a comfortable visit, and we're available to assist with any additional needs or questions you may have.

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