Grayson Lake State Park
314 Grayson Lake Park Rd.
Olive Hill, KY 41164
State Park: Birding, Camp, Hike, Picnic, Walk, Water Sports
Majestic sandstone bluffs form a walled canyon high above the 1,512-acre lake. In ancient time, the Shawnee and Cherokee camped under the cliffs as they hunted game in the area; and later, pioneers scoured the cliffs for flint arrowheads and saltpetre, an essential ingredient for gunpowder.