Kincaid Lake State Park RV & Campground Guide


This beautiful state park is a place where everyone can spend many hours communing with nature while enjoying comfortable amenities. The park is 850 acres and features a campground, hiking trails, sports courts, a camp store, a 300-seat amphitheater with weekly movie showings, and a multipurpose building that seats 240. Kincaid Lake State Park is located midway between the large urban cities of Cincinnati, OH, to the north and Lexington, KY, to the south. The lake is 183 acres and allows 10-horsepower motorized boats and paddleboats, and everyone will appreciate the fishing. Golfing enthusiasts will love having a nine-hole golf course conveniently inside the park. 

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Spring 31-76 F
Summer 59-88 F
Fall 34-80 F
Winter 20-46 F
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RV Resorts & Campsites in Kincaid Lake State Park

The best way to fully experience the park and the surrounding areas is by driving your own RV or a rental RV from RVshare. This way, you have the convenience and comforts of home with the ability to move at will. You will find many nearby campgrounds where you can stay in your RV.

Whispering Hills

Whispering Hills is close to Interstate 75, allowing easy access to Lexington, Georgetown, and the Kentucky Horse Park. This park is quiet and peaceful, and you will enjoy fishing or swimming in the pond. The park is a Good Sam park and is well-rated.

  • Number of sites: 230 pull-through and back-in sites

  • Rates: Call for rates

  • Type of hookup: Full hookups

  • Electrical amps: 20, 30, and 50

  • Pool/hot tub: Pool

  • Wi-Fi: Yes

  • Pet-friendly: Pets are allowed on a leash

  • Showers: Yes

  • Laundry: Yes

  • Other amenities: Playground, propane, outdoor games, book exchange, waterslide

Three Springs Campground

Three Springs Campground takes pride in providing comfortable amenities while emphasizing a quiet stay in a beautiful natural setting. Visitors can swim and fish, and you will find basic necessities in the on-site camp store. The park receives consistently good remarks on the cleanliness of the bathrooms and showers.

  • Number of sites: 25 pull-through and back-in sites

  • Rates: $36-$42

  • Type of hookup: Water and electricity

  • Electrical amps: 30 and 50

  • Pool/hot tub: Pool

  • Wi-Fi: No

  • Pet-friendly: Pets are allowed on a leash

  • Showers: Yes

Kentucky Horse Park Campground

This unique park is dedicated to the world of horses. While visiting the Kentucky Horse Park Campground, you can view various museums and exhibits featuring resident and temporary horses, watch horse-themed events, and enjoy many of the park's features. There is a campground on-site, and you will love the easy access to all the activities.

  • Number of sites: 260 back-in sites

  • Rates: $28-$40

  • Type of hookup: Water and electricity

  • Electrical amps: 30 and 50

  • Pool/hot tub: Adult pool

  • Wi-Fi: No

  • Pet-friendly: Yes

  • Showers: Yes

  • Other amenities: Shuttle, wading pool

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What to Do at
Kincaid Lake State Park

Inside Kincaid Lake State Park

You can swim and boat in the 183-acre lake, and you can catch largemouth bass, channel catfish, bluegill, sunfish, and crappie. There is a marina where you can rent various boats and equipment and buy bait and tackle. There are two nature trails for hiking, a basketball court, volleyball court, tennis court, and an authentic log cabin from the 1860s. You can try your skills at miniature golf, and the pool is a great place to jump in and become cool and refreshed (pool use is fee-based).

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How to Get to
Kincaid Lake State Park

From the south, take Russell Cave Rd and U.S. 27 to Kincaid Lake State Park Rd. From the north, take U.S. 27 S to State Hwy 177 E S in Butler. Continue on State Hwy 177 E S and take State Hwy 609 to Kincaid Lake State Park Rd.

Entering Kincaid Lake State Park

The park grounds are open all year, and the campground is open from April 1 - November 12. The boat slips and marina are open April 29 - September 30. 

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Frequently Asked Questions About Kincaid Lake State Park

Are there designated RV camping spots in Kincaid Lake State Park?

Nestled in the woodlands of Kentucky, Kincaid Lake State Park offers approximately 84 RV campsites that provide electric and water hookups.

Are pets allowed at Kincaid Lake State Park?

When leaving home for a stay at Kincaid Lake State Park, you can bring your pets. Animals are allowed everywhere but in historical buildings and swimming pool areas.

Is Kincaid Lake State Park accessible for disabled visitors?

Kincaid Lake State Park has handicapped bathrooms. Also, the nine-hole golf course has a handicapped cart. Unfortunately, most trails are not handicapped accessible. Also, the dock area does not contain edge protection, which can be dangerous for wheelchairs.

What is the best time of year to visit Kincaid Lake State Park?

Since the marina is one of the biggest attractions in the area, summer is the most popular time to visit. You can rent a boat for fishing or fun.

What kind of wildlife can be found in Kincaid Lake State Park?

The lake has many fish, like largemouth bass, crappie, and walleye. In addition, you may encounter turkey, deer, and other waterfowl in the forest.