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Outdoor Recreation

Nicholas County offers a variety of recreational activities. A 150-acre lake, a golf course, a wildlife management area and a variety of parks mean you can swim, fish, golf, kayak, hunt or just enjoy a walk and a picnic on your visit.

Lake Carnico

Canoe, kayak, fish or swim on this 150 acre lake. One of the cleanest in Kentucky.

Clay Wildlife Management Area

Enjoy activities like canoeing/kayaking, fishing, hunting, horseback riding, and rustic camping.

North Central 4-H Camp

An extensive camp area with two lakes, a number of cabins, dining hall, and other facilities.

Blue Licks State Resort Park

Offers historical artifacts along with 148 acres for lodging, camping, hiking, canoeing and more.

Nicholas County Parks

Nicholas County maintains three gorgeous parks for its citizens and visitors.

Carnico Golf Club

Beautiful, 9 hole lakeside golfing with carts.

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