Category Archives: Kentucky

Old Kentucky Barns and More

Click on images to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. It seems every time I go on a photo shoot I run across a cool looking barn or some old building I just have to take a picture … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Barns, Educational, Haunting, Kentucky, Kentucky Buildings, Kentucky Scenery, Nature, Old Kentucky Barns, Photography, Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Camp Nelson National Cemetery Nicholasville Kentucky

Click on images to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. Information obtained from the original website and others. More Than a Depot CAMP NELSON WAS AN IMPORTANT UNION quartermaster and commissary depot, recruitment center, and hospital facility located … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Appalachian People, Camp Nelson, Educational, Jessamine County, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, National Cemetery, Nicholasville Kentucky, People, Photography, Uncategorized, War & Slavery | Leave a comment

Haney’s Appledale Farm Nancy, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. Haney’s Appledale Farm is located in a small community in Nancy, Kentucky While visiting the business, it reminded me of my grandparents small grocery store, one in which I … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Appalachian People, Apples, Haney's Appledale Farm, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, Nancy Kentucky, Nature, People, Photography, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Soules Chapel Cemetery, Somerset, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. Today, I visited the Soules Chapel Cemetery in Somerset, Kentucky. Told by many, this cemetery is haunted. As I walked through the cemetery snapping photographs I felt sad. Afraid, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Educational, Fun, Haunting, Kentucky, Nature, People, Photography, Somerset Kentucky, Soules Chapel Cemetery, Uncategorized | 10 Comments

Levi Jackson Wilderness Road State Park London, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. “Kentucky’s Levi Jackson Wilderness Road State Park, located just south of London, Kentucky, is dedicated to the early pioneer spirit of all the men and women who braved the perils … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Appalachian People, Educational, Flowers, Fun, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, Levi Jackson Wilderness Road State Park, London Kentucky, Mountain Vacations, Museum, Nature, Photography, Picnic, Uncategorized, Vacation | Leave a comment

Pumphouse Road Somerset, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. These photos were taken on Pumphouse Road in Somerset, Kentucky. I don’t know much about the area, but ran across this spot and thought these photos were nice enough to … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, Nature, Photography, Pumphouse, Somerset Kentucky, Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Beautiful Places in Science Hill, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. Small wonders are found in the smallest places. Riding through the countryside on our motorcycles my husband and I came across this beautiful yet small piece of beauty.  One … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Fishing, Fun, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, Nature, Photography, Science Hill Kentucky, Uncategorized, Vacation, Waterfall | Leave a comment

Ramsey Farm Nicholasville, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. “In 1994, Kenneth L. and Sarah K. Ramsey bought Almahurst Farm, outside of Nicholasville, Ky., birthplace of 1918 Kentucky Derby winner Exterminator and Standard bred legend Greyhound, and renamed … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Horses, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, Photography, Ramsey Farm, Thoroughbred, Thoroughbred Racing | 1 Comment

Herrington Marina Lancaster, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. Herrington Marina (Idler’s Cove) is located in Lancaster, Kentucky. The lake is 35 miles long with plenty of room for tubing, skiing, fishing and best of all boating! Idler’s … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Boating, Fishing, Fun, Herrington Marina, Houseboats, Idler's Cove, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, Lake, Photography, Striped Bass, Uncategorized, Vacation | 1 Comment

Jamestown Resort & Marina Jamestown, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. “A world class, 300-acre recreational paradise on the magnificent lake Cumberland, in the heart of Kentucky.” “Lake Cumberland has long held a reputation as the nation’s premiere houseboating destination. Jamestown … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Boating, Fishing, Fun, Houseboats, Jamestown Resort & Marina, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, Lake, Lake Cumberland, Nature | 4 Comments

Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery, Jamestown, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. “Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery was constructed in 1975. This is one of the most recently constructed hatcheries in the federal hatchery system. This station currently produces approximately 1,000,000 … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Bears, Bugs, Butterflies, Educational, Fun, Hatchery, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, Museum, Nature, Striped Bass, Turtles, Uncategorized, Vacation, Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery | Leave a comment

Barthell Coal Mining Camp, Barthell, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. Barthell Coal Mining Camp is located in Barthell, Kentucky. The camp was in operation from 1902 to 1948. There was a 2 to 4 foot seam of coal that … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Barthell Coal Mining Camp, Coal, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, Nature, Photography, Uncategorized | 8 Comments

Mill Springs National Cemetery Nancy, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. Mill Springs National Cemetery is located Nancy, Kentucky “One of the 12 national cemeteries created by Congress, the Mill Springs National Cemetery officially opened in 1867. The cemetery encompasses … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, Mill Springs National Cemetery, Mill Springs Park, People, Photography | 4 Comments

Sinking Valley Winery Plato, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. Nestled in the mountains of South Central Kentucky you can find this small hometown winery. Years ago Zane & Amy Burton decided to follow tradition and keep the family … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, Sinking Valley Winery, Vacation | 3 Comments

Circle 1st Farm (Nelson Valley) Science Hill, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. Bobby Akin of Circle 1st Farm in Science Hill, Kentucky has worked in wood all his life. First, working construction for 40 years and now building children size shaker … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Appalachian People, Circle 1st Farm, Kentucky, People, Photography | 1 Comment

Conley Bottom Resort Monticello, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. Conley Bottom Resort is located in Monticello, Kentucky.  Here you can experience a fun filled vacation on a beautiful lake. This marina is one of the most accessible marina … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Conley Bottom Resort, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, Vacation | Leave a comment

Burnside Marina Burnside, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. Burnside Marina is located in Burnside, Kentucky. The marina is known best for its houseboat vacations near Somerset, Kentucky. The marina is a full service facility offering many things like … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Burnside Marina, Fishing, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, Photography, Striped Bass, Vacation | Leave a comment

Yahoo Falls in Whitley City, Kentucky

Click on image to enlarge. Hit back arrow to return to post. Yahoo Falls is located in Whitley City, Kentucky in the Big South Fork area. The National Park Service claims that Yahoo Falls is Kentucky’s highest waterfall at 113 feet. The … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Appalachia, Kentucky, Kentucky Scenery, Photography, Vacation, Yahoo Falls | Leave a comment