Featuring the absolute best scenery Eastern Kentucky has to offer, Southfork Elk View is an experience like no other. Surrounded by wetlands, ponds, and a variety of plant and animal life, the facility provides a beautiful panoramic view of the Kentucky mountains.
Offering unobstructed panaoramic views, Southfork Elk View is an excellent location for Night Sky photographers and Astronomy enthusiests alike.
and enjoy the outdoors together
Whether you’re interested in photography of migratory birds or just simply wish to walk amongst free-roaming horses, your expectations will be exceeded with the wildlife Southfork Elk View offers.
Located within minutes of our campsites, the City of Jackson offers several eateries including BBQ from Thatcher’s Downtown, local artisan cuisine from Kelsey’s On Main, and pizza from Variety Pizza House just to name a few. Ready for a break from the trails? Rest up at the Cozy Corner Café.
Free Guest WiFi
Want to get the family outside to enjoy nature without inciting inner-family violence? We’ve got you covered with guest wireless network access. Let us help you enjoy the sounds of nature minus constant whining from the kiddos 😉
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Say About Southfork Elk View
Absolutely unreal! Horses everywhere and the view is breathtaking! Make sure you take a lot of carrots and apples though.
Beautiful place to visit, nice trails and great place to see the beautiful mountains of Eastern Kentucky.
Beautiful views and good atv riding.
There's much more to come!
With the ongoing construction of a Visitor's Center, Southfork Elk View Recreational Area is shaping up to be quite the getaway for adventurers. Once construction is complete, you will be able to make campsite reservations online for your perfect weekend getaway. In the meantime, why not give us a visit and see the beauty of Southfork Elk View for yourself?