Most city parks, trails and green spaces are OPEN. We encourage travelers to call ahead and visit websites to confirm plans and current amenities. Reference our COVID-19 resource page for the latest reopening updates and health/safety protocols! 

Recreation & the Great Outdoors

The captivating natural landscape of the Four Rivers Region makes Paducah a prime setting for a variety of active pursuits.

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." 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.

Paducah Sporting Goods
How to Stay Active Outdoors on Your Trip to Paducah


Browse the listings below for more information about local trails, golf courses and municipal parks!