Recreation & the Great Outdoors

The captivating natural landscape of the Four Rivers Region makes Paducah a prime setting for a variety of active pursuits. Nearby, Kentucky Lake, Lake Barkley and Land Between the Lakes offer more than 3,000 miles of shoreline, birding, hiking, wildlife viewing and outdoor adventures.

Great Adventure

With alluring new amenities for boating and fishing including a transient boat dock, Paducah is quickly becoming a top port stop on the "bucket list" journey known as the "Great Loop."

Browse the listings below for details about local trails, golf courses and municipal parks.

For more ideas, view our inspiration guide: How to Stay Active on Your Trip to Paducah!