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Dutchmen RV Aspen Trail 2790BHS
2019 Travel Trailer

Dutchmen RV Aspen Trail 2790BHS

Sleeps 5 28.0ft
18.4 miles from Paducah, KY
(6)
$110 /night
Jayco Jay Flight SLX 8 284BHS
2022 Travel Trailer

Jayco Jay Flight SLX 8 284BHS

Sleeps 6 34.0ft
8.1 miles from Paducah, KY
(10)
$145 /night
Dutchmen RV Dutchmen Eddie Bauer Signature 360lf
2024 Fifth Wheel

Dutchmen RV Dutchmen Eddie Bauer Signature 360lf

Sleeps 6 40.0ft
8.1 miles from Paducah, KY
(1)
$170 /night
Coachmen RV Freelander 26RS Chevy 4500
2017 Class C Motor Home

Coachmen RV Freelander 26RS Chevy 4500

Sleeps 6 27.0ft
16.4 miles from Paducah, KY
(2)
$185 /night
Forest River RV Sunseeker MBS 2400B
2023 Class C Motor Home

Forest River RV Sunseeker MBS 2400B

Sleeps 5 25.0ft
17.8 miles from Paducah, KY
New Listing New Listing
$224 /night
Forest River RV Vibe 32 Bunkhouse
2022 Travel Trailer

Forest River RV Vibe 32 Bunkhouse

Sleeps 10 39.0ft
17.3 miles from Paducah, KY
(5)
$90 /night
Forest River RV Cherokee Alpha Wolf 26RL-L
2021 Travel Trailer

Forest River RV Cherokee Alpha Wolf 26RL-L

Sleeps 4 34.0ft
8.8 miles from Paducah, KY
New Listing New Listing
$119 /night
Forest River RV Salem 27RE
2022 Travel Trailer

Forest River RV Salem 27RE

Sleeps 6 33.67ft
11.5 miles from Paducah, KY
$125 /night
Forest River RV Salem FSX 179DBK
2022 Travel Trailer

Forest River RV Salem FSX 179DBK

Sleeps 7 22.5ft
80.8 miles from Paducah, KY
(14)
$119 /night
Dutchmen RV Aspen Trail LE 26BH
2019 Travel Trailer

Dutchmen RV Aspen Trail LE 26BH

Sleeps 9 30.0ft
71.1 miles from Paducah, KY
(21)
$129 /night
Forest River RV Wildwood X-Lite 273QBXL
2023 Travel Trailer

Forest River RV Wildwood X-Lite 273QBXL

Sleeps 10 33.2ft
58.7 miles from Paducah, KY
(9)
$150 /night
Grand Design Reflection 315RLTS
2021 Travel Trailer

Grand Design Reflection 315RLTS

Sleeps 5 37.0ft
44.5 miles from Paducah, KY
(13)
$134 /night
Cherokee Wolf pup 16bhs
2020 Travel Trailer

Cherokee Wolf pup 16bhs

Sleeps 4 21.0ft
55.3 miles from Paducah, KY
(5)
$85 /night
Thor Motor Coach Four Winds 30D
2019 Class C Motor Home

Thor Motor Coach Four Winds 30D

Sleeps 10 32.0ft
23.5 miles from Paducah, KY
(2)
$159 /night
Palomino Puma 31DBTS
2019 Travel Trailer

Palomino Puma 31DBTS

Sleeps 8 36.0ft
25.1 miles from Paducah, KY
(3)
$109 /night
Forest River RV Cherokee Grey Wolf 26DBH
2020 Travel Trailer

Forest River RV Cherokee Grey Wolf 26DBH

Sleeps 10 32.0ft
29.0 miles from Paducah, KY
(2)
$85 /night
Prime Time RV Tracer 2670BHS
2022 Travel Trailer

Prime Time RV Tracer 2670BHS

Sleeps 6 29.0ft
64.0 miles from Paducah, KY
(5)
$129 /night
Jayco Jay Flight 28BHS
2020 Travel Trailer

Jayco Jay Flight 28BHS

Sleeps 10 33.0ft
35.4 miles from Paducah, KY
New Listing New Listing
$120 /night
Palomino Puma Unleashed 382THS
2022 Fifth Wheel

Palomino Puma Unleashed 382THS

Sleeps 8 39.0ft
30.6 miles from Paducah, KY
(5)
$163 /night
Forest River RV FR3 30DS
2019 Class A Motor Home

Forest River RV FR3 30DS

Sleeps 7 31.0ft
42.8 miles from Paducah, KY
(1)
$275 /night

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Paducah was settled in 1821, plotted out by famous explorer William Clark in 1827 and incorporated as a city in 1838. Its position on the Ohio and Tennessee Rivers made it ideal for steamboat trade; multiple railroads also came through Paducah. In the early 20th century, Paducah became a manufacturing hub for trains and rails. The city was able to weather the replacement of steam locomotives with diesel ones by converting their shops to service the new engines. Today, river and rail shipping remain big-time industries in Paducah. More than 27,000 people live in this dynamic city in northwestern Kentucky.

Many of Paducah's top attractions are located in its downtown area. One fascinating place to visit in Paducah is the National Quilting Museum, which contains some of the loveliest quilts made by the best contemporary quilters in the world. In order to learn more about the railroad's presence in Paducah, you can stop by the Paducah Railroad Museum. The Lloyd Tilghman House & Civil War Museum is an excellent place to discover more about Paducah's role in the Civil War. Paducah's most popular art exhibit is the "Wall to Wall" murals, which is a set of more than 50 life-sized murals detailing events from Paducah's past.

Some quality restaurants in downtown Paducah are Gold Rush Cafe, Paducah Beer Werks and Doe's Eat Place. Great places to shop downtown include the Paducah Antique Mall, the PAPA Gallery, and the Troutt Old Time General Store & Market.

Campgrounds Near Paducah, Kentucky

In Tennessee, an hour and half southeast of Paducah, is Bumpus Mills Campground. This campground is on Harris Branch, which leads to the Columbia River and the outskirts of the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area. Laundry facilities, a playground, a public marina and a dump station are all available at this campground in Bumpus Mills, Tennessee.

Just across the Kentucky/Tennessee border is Clarksville RV Resort by Rjourney, which is an hour and 25 minutes southeast of Paducah. Some of the amenities you'll find at this campground are bathrooms, showers, a pool and free Wi-Fi.

Another place you could choose to camp is Cheatham Lock and Dam Campground, which is also in Tennessee, two hours southeast of Paducah. This campground is on Cheatham Lake and the Cumberland River, so it provides boating and fishing options. Big rigs are welcome here as are pets. 

National Sites Near Paducah, Kentucky

The Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial is in Indiana, a little more than two and a half hours northeast of Paducah. President Abraham Lincoln spent part of his childhood in Lincoln City, Indiana, so you'll be able to learn more about this dynamic American president at this national site. At the Memorial Visitor Center, you can watch a short film about Lincoln's boyhood and learn more about the site's two miles of trails.

In Indiana, three hours northeast of Paducah, is George Rogers Clark National Historical Park. This national historical park in Vincennes, IN is dedicated to the soldiers who helped open the Trans-Appalachian frontier in 1779 by defeating the British. When you visit the visitor center, you can spend half an hour watching a documentary about this important event in American history. You can also check out the Clark Memorial, which has a statue of Colonel Clark and seven murals that tell the story of this victory.

The Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site is another of those great attractions in St. Louis that you can visit after exploring Gateway Arch National Park. This Missouri national historic site, which is two hours and 55 minutes northwest of Paducah, contains the house in which General Grant and his family lived before the Civil War. You'll be able to walk on the wide, paved Walking Tour Trail, which is a quarter-mile trail that will take you around the property. If you want to go for a 10-mile walk through St. Louis, then you can check out the Grant Trail. Another interesting place to visit is the Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site Museum, which has half a dozen exhibits dedicated to Grant's life.

National Forests Near Paducah, Kentucky

The entrance to Shawnee National Forest is in Illinois, 25 minutes northeast of Paducah. Within this national forest's 289,000 acres are numerous woodlands, prairies, streams, lakes and more. The fishing is excellent here thanks to the forest's more than 60 separate bodies of water. Hundreds of miles of trails through diverse ecosystems provide plenty of awesome places to hike and ride. Some fascinating places to visit in Shawnee National Forest include the Garden of the Gods, the Pomona Natural Bridge and Lusk Creek. If you're interested in history, you should check out Sand Cave, which was once a stop on the Underground Railroad. 

Mark Twain National Forest is three hours west of Paducah in Missouri. This national forest is 1.5 million acres large and is divided into nine sections. More than 750 miles of trails are available for use by hikers, mountain bikers, horseback riders and drivers. Over 350 miles of streams are ideal for kayaking and canoeing. Several high-quality RV campgrounds in Mark Twain National Forest provide a variety of hookup options and amenities. Some sections of this forest allow dispersed camping as well.

If you drive four hours south of Paducah, then you'll reach Holly Springs National Forest in Mississippi. Within this park's 155,000 acres are many lovely locations to hike, fish, camp, swim and more. The streams and lakes of Holly Springs National Forest are full of trout, bluegill, crappie and other types of fish. Plenty of trails ranging in difficulty from easy to difficult take visitors through pine and hardwood forests, wetlands and lakeside environments. Whether you want to walk on the easy Baker's Pond Trail or the difficult Tanglefoot Trail, you'll have plenty of opportunities to see the best that this Mississippi national forest has to offer.

Best National Parks Near Paducah, KY

Gateway Arch National Park is two hours and 40 minutes northwest of Paducah, so you won't have to travel far to reach this urban national park in St. Louis, Missouri. The iconic Gateway Arch itself is the main attraction, so you'll have plenty of chances to explore its wonders. When you're finished checking out this 630-foot marvel, you'll be able to explore the park's museums and historic buildings. If you visit at the right time, you might even be able to climb aboard a steamboat and cruise down the Mississippi River. Many interesting St. Louis attractions are nearby, so you can easily visit places like the St. Louis Aquarium and Busch Stadium after you've finished touring this Missouri national park.

If you drive two hours and 45 minutes northeast of Paducah, you'll reach Mammoth Cave National Park. This Kentucky national park is home to the world's longest cave system. Some of the cave system's 400 miles are open to the public, so you'll get to explore fascinating areas like the Rotunda, Gothic Avenue and Frozen Niagara. Visitors come to this park primarily for the caves, but hikers, anglers, bikers and riders also enjoy spending time on the rivers and trails above the earth's surface. The Green River is a great place to fish and boat while the several trails in the park take visitors along the river and to a sinkhole.

Roughly five hours and 20 minutes southeast of Paducah is Great Smoky Mountains National Park, which is located in the eastern part of Tennessee and the western part of North Carolina. No other national park in America draws more visitors, but the park's 500,000 acres can accommodate all these people with classic Southern hospitality. No matter how many people are visiting this park when you go, you'll be able to find plenty of solitude on the park's 800 miles of trails and 2,100 miles of streams and rivers.

Popular State Parks Near Paducah, KY

All you have to do to reach Fort Massac State Park is travel 20 minutes northwest of Paducah across the Ohio River into Illinois. Reconstructed Fort Massac is a faithful reproduction of the original fort that was built in 1802. Multiple living history reenactments are held throughout the year, so maybe you'll get to see one if the time is right. The Ohio River is a great place to boat and fish; it also has some lovely trails along its banks. If you like disc golf, you'll be able to play a round or two on this Illinois state park's course.

Dixon Springs State Park is just a half-hour north of Paducah. This Illinois state park features a giant, ancient sandstone block and a popular waterfall. Dixon Springs Creek and Dixon Springs Lake provide plenty of room for fishing, swimming and boating. The park's gorgeous canyons are ripe for exploration on foot or bike. Wildlife viewing and birding are also popular thanks to the abundance of local fauna in the park. RV camping is also possible here. The park's campground features electrical and water hookups, a dump station, and hot showers.

Kenlake State Park is 50 minutes southeast of Paducah and just a couple of minutes from Eggner's Ferry Bridge, which will take you across Kentucky Lake to the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area. Boating and fishing are immensely popular in this 170,000-acre park. Birding is common as well thanks to the more than 150 species of birds that call this park home. Hikers and bikers often take advantage of the park's two nature trails, and there are also a couple of tennis courts in the park. If you visit at the right time, you'll be able to catch a show at the park's amphitheater.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Renting an RV Near Paducah, KY

How much does it cost to rent an RV in Paducah, KY by trip duration?

In most areas, the price to rent a motorhome is around $200 a night and the price to rent a towable trailer is around $120 a night.

What does RVshare Protection cover with my Paducah, KY RV rental?

RVshare's protection plan standard package covers up to $300,000 in comprehensive and collision coverage based on the value of the RV. It also includes free 24/7 roadside assistance and free towing and tire service. For more information on RVshare insurance, click here.

What do I need to know before renting an RV in Paducah, KY?

Paducah has freeway and highway access to make RV driving a breeze. The city also has parks, rivers, and open spaces to visit. Be sure to include time in your plans to explore the National Quilt Museum, the Clyde F. Boyles Greenway Trail, or Fort Massac State Park.

What are the RV rental requirements in Paducah, KY?

There is no special license needed to rent an RV, but it never hurts to check state websites. if you are unsure about traveling there and any regulations they may have, double-checking with the state will provide some peace of mind!

What are some tips for first-time RV renters in Paducah, KY?

Renting an RV in Paducah, KY means endless blue skies and wide open roads. With all the wide open space between destinations, make sure you have a full tank of gas and plenty of food before you hit the road. You'll find RV campgrounds with showers, laundry, and other amenities. Busy season is in the summer so book early to get your spot, or visit off-season to avoid crowds.

What are the minimum age requirements for renting an RV in Paducah, KY?

The minimum age requirement for renting an RV is 25.

What is included in my Paducah, KY RV rental?

You should find any amenities that are included with your rental in the listing details. But it never hurts to check in with the owner before you arrive at the RV or have it delivered to ensure you have everything that is needed to have a fun and enjoyable trip!

Are there pet friendly RVs for rent in Paducah, KY?

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Can I have my Paducah, KY RV rental delivered to a specified location?

Many owners on RVshare.com offer delivery, and will even set it up for you at the campsite. Choose the 'Delivery' filter to narrow down your search results to RVs that can be brought to your home or destination. Check the listing details for any information regarding extra fees for delivery, or ask the owner if you are unsure.

Are there one way rental options from Paducah, KY?

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