Greenbo Lake State Resort Park


Greenbo Lake State Resort Park

Infobox park
park=Greenbo Lake State Resort Park



image size=200px
caption=Greenbo Lake
type=Kentucky state park
location=Greenup County, Kentucky
coordinates=
size=3330 acres cite web|title=History of Greenbo Lake State Resort Park|publisher=Kentucky Department of Parks|accessdate=2008-02-13|url=http://parks.ky.gov/findparks/resortparks/go/history/] cite book|editor=Kleber, John E.|others=Associate editors: Thomas D. Clark, Lowell H. Harrison, and James C. Klotter|title="The Kentucky Encyclopedia"|year=1992|publisher=The University Press of Kentucky|location=Lexington, Kentucky|isbn=0813117720|chapter=Parks, State]
opened=1970
operator=Kentucky Department of Parks
annual visitors=
status=Open year-round

Greenbo Lake State Resort Park in Kentucky is a resort park in the northeastern part of the commonwealth, close to the town of Greenup, Kentucky in Greenup County on Kentucky State Route 1. It features a 36 room lodge named for Greenup County resident and writer Jesse Hilton Stuart, a 63-site campground with 35 primitive sites, a swimming pool with slides, two tennis courts, an 18-hole miniature golf course and a new amphitheater. The lodge contains a 232-seat dining room. It is centered around the 300-acre Greenbo Lake that features a boat dock and marina. There are over 25 miles of hiking, biking and horseback trails.

Events

The park, in partnership with the Kentucky Genealogical Society, was scheduled to host Kentucky Genealogy Weekend on March 23-24, 2007. [cite web |url=http://www.dailyindependent.com/local/local_story_074235707.html|title=Greenbo kicks off state ancestry research event|publisher=The Independent|date=15 March, 2007|accessdate=2007-03-19] It has an outdoor amphitheater; there are many plays, musicals, theatrical performances and musical dramas throughout the peak season.

References

External links

* [http://parks.ky.gov/findparks/resortparks/go/ Greenbo Lake State Resort Park at Kentucky State Parks]
* [http://www.americanbyways.com/index.php?catid=31 Greenbo Lake SRP Recreation Guide at American Byways]


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