Enjoy a Water-Way-of-Life at Green Turtle Bay Resort and Marina on Lake Barkley in Western Kentucky

Green Turtle Bay is the premier marina resort on Lake Barkley in Western Kentucky. Our marina and resort overlook beautiful Lake Barkley at the eastern edge of the picturesque village of Grand Rivers, Kentucky and are your vacation gateway to the Land Between the Lakes Federal Recreational Area. In a small town between two lakes, we’re offering a perfect getaway where guests can relax, boat, and spend time with their loved ones.

Green Turtle Bay is a destination experience like no other. The award-winning marina with over 450 mooring and transient slips offers electric, water, cable, private shower suites, laundry facility and more. For fuel, ice, cold drinks, snacks or a free book to read, the Marina Office and “boater’s rest area” is the place to be.

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Experience Kentucky Lake Kentucky –
“The South’s Great Lake!”

It’s time to disconnect and reconnect with what matters at Kentucky Lake Kentucky! For families, businesses and outdoors lovers, we know there is nothing that can compare to the “South’s Great Lake!” Sure, there are other lakes in the South, but none like Kentucky Lake and the beauty, energy and lifestyle that we’ve built on these shores – it’s something worth experiencing. Kentucky Lake KY is the place to watch your kids become kids again, reconnect with the ones that matter through food and fellowship, and quite possibly find out why fishing just comes naturally here!

Here at Kentucky Lake, we understand that the perfect vacation is different for everyone, so if you’re not the avid angler, no worries! That’s what makes Kentucky Lake naturally perfect; you have the ability to create a unique vacation experience that is just right for [...]

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Come Outside and Play at Land Between the Lakes

As part of America’s great outdoors since 1963, Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area manages over 170,000 acres of forest, wetlands and open lands on a peninsula between Kentucky and Barkley Lakes in Western Kentucky and Tennessee. This family-friendly recreation area offers one of the largest blocks of undeveloped forest in the eastern United States.

With 300 miles of natural shoreline, lake access provides idyllic settings for camping, picnicking, hiking, fishing, boating, wildlife viewing and water sports. Licensed hunts for deer, turkey, squirrel and other small game animals occur throughout the year.

Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area draws visitors from around the world to escape into nature. People also enjoy the authentic experiences provided by Woodlands Nature Station, Elk & Bison Prairie, Homeplace 1850s Working Farm and Living History Museum, and Golden Pond Planetarium and Observatory. Conservation [...]

Fun in the Sun at the Kentucky Dam Marina

Bordering the west side of the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area, Kentucky Lake is a major (160,300 acres!) reservoir on the Tennessee River that’s considered one of the best boating areas in the Midwest. Whether you want to fish, sail, paddle, golf, camp, dine or simply relax at a waterside resort, the lake has it all — and it all starts at Kentucky Dam Marina. We’ve been serving boaters since 1974 and we are the Largest Marina on Kentucky Lake.

Even those without a boat have a reason to visit Kentucky Dam Marina. Come enjoy fun in the sun with our luxurious houseboat rentals, ski boats, personal watercraft, paddleboards, fishing boats and pontoon boats, including double-decker models

We are conveniently located within Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park, at Mile Marker 23 on the Tennessee River, and are [...]

Welcome to Cadiz, the
Friendliest Little Town in All of Kentucky

Whether you’re coming up to fish in Lake Barkley, stroll the charm of Main Street, shop in the galleries and nostalgic antique shops – we know you’ll love Cadiz Kentucky. You can make yourself at home with the slower pace of life and the safe kid-friendly great outdoors. Located on the shores of Lake Barkley, our back yard is an angler’s paradise. The lake is our region’s natural beacon for hunters, fishermen and families looking for a fun and affordable place to have a memorable vacation experience. Nearby, Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area has hundreds of miles of trails for hiking, mountain biking, ATVs and horseback riding.

At Woodlands Nature Station, your family will learn about the critters that inhabit our forests, pet a hummingbird or witness a vulture chow on some raw poultry. Visit Homeplace, a living history farm [...]

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