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Audubon State Park

3100 US Highway 41 N, Henderson, KY 42420-2055
+1 270-826-2247
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Great hiking a short distance from Henderson, KY

Six loop trails (total 6.5 miles) many of these trails were once walked by John James Audubon while... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
Robert W
Park Ridge, Illinois
via mobile
Nice campground

Stayed at the Audubon State Park campground in while traveling in the spring. It was a Saturday... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Circleville, New York
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7 May 2017
“Great hiking a short distance from Henderson, KY”
1 May 2017
“Nice campground”
3100 US Highway 41 N, Henderson, KY 42420-2055
+1 270-826-2247
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Six loop trails (total 6.5 miles) many of these trails were once walked by John James Audubon while he watched birds and sketched them. There is a very good museum and book store in a historic building (containing state-of-the-art facilities and free wi-fi).

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Stayed at the Audubon State Park campground in while traveling in the spring. It was a Saturday night, and a dozen or 20 campsites were filled with bright rv's with nice fires and friendly folks. Like a little neighborhood in the woods. Not really a...More

Thank Kwalabatu
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Lots of great trails for everyone, short and long. The museum is very interesting. I recommend this park to anyone, at any age.

Thank Brock J
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Audubon has really nice trails for hiking and or running. They offer several different paths that you can choose for however far you want to hike or run.

Thank Lola D
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great for casual, short hikes in town on nice days. Limited parking, only one dog trail, overpriced cabins, paddle boats, tennis courts and golf course on site

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

I love visiting Audubon State Park each fall during the month of October. A great place to get away for the day or over your lunch hour.

Thank Heath G
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Visited this park in November with some friends and we really enjoyed it. Very convenient and free to enter. We hiked a couple trails which were excellent. We also rented a camp site for a night. Camp sites are close to HWY 41 and you...More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I grew up here in Henderson and this was the family place to go for picnics, reunions, etc. It is a great place for nature, camping, picnicking and also to enjoy the John James Audubon museum to see his naturalist art work. I had not...More

Thank dbwbear
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Lovely park in downtown Henderson, ideal for campers and nature lovers. Large oak trees and many shaded spots to picnic.

Thank abitadee
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Home of Artist John James Audubon Wonderful museum Lots of hiking trails Beautiful Lake Paddle boats Swimming Shelters are very nice

Thank Hendo1cote
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Lori S
Is it safe to hike alone
12 January 2017|
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Response from Lola D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but you can join a local meet-up and never walk alone again.
Roger T
Do you have any photos of the Thomas Smith Rolofson gravesite? and where is it located within the park? Maryann Rolofson Thompson
23 March 2015|
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Response from Cmannthird | Reviewed this property |
No I don't have any knowledge of that, but the park not too far away from me. I will try to get back over soon and investigate that for you and take some pictures