Pennyrile Forest State Park
Pennyrile Forest State Park

Pennyrile Forest State Park

Since we live near Kentucky Lake, we do not necessarily consider it a vacation destination.  Living in this area is like always being on vacation!  When we do leave town, our two favorite places to visit are the Smoky Mountains and the beaches of the Gulf Coast.

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Jefferson Davis Monument
The Jefferson Davis Monument from US 68/KY 80 in Fairview, Kentucky.

Jefferson Davis Monument

The Jefferson Davis Monument.

Traveling down US 68/KY 80 from Bowling Green to Hopkinsville, first-timers may rub their eyes a bit when a giant obelisk that looks like the Washington Monument peaks over the trees in the horizon.  Double-takes are certain for those who have never been through this part of southern Kentucky and have not seen the Jefferson Davis Monument.

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