Welcome to Rowan County

Morehead Tourism Commission
111 East First Street, Morehead, KY 40351
606-780-4342 or 855-270-8733 www.moreheadtourism.com

Located in the mountains of Eastern Kentucky, Rowan County offers a large range of attractions and activities, from Cave Run Lake and the Kentucky Folk Art Center, to our many festivals, such as Morehead Arts and Eats Festival, Cave Run Storytelling Festival, and Poppy Mountain Bluegrass Festival.

The Daniel Boone National Forest offers over 500 miles of hiking, ATV, horseback riding trails, picnic grounds, boat ramps, campgrounds, and other outdoor recreation. With so much to see and do, isn't it time to plan your Eastern Kentucky vacation?

  • Outdoor Adventure
  • Attractions
  • Events
  • Accommodations
  • Campgrounds
eagle trace golf course kyCave Run Lake
8,300 acres, 166 miles of shoreline, outstanding sailing, fishing, 2 marinas, 13 ramps, 4 campgrounds, lake side camping, boating, fishing (bass, bluegill, crappie, muskie), surrounded by the northernmost part of the Daniel Boone National Forest.
KY 801. 606-784-5624 or 606-768-9000

Daniel Boone National Forest
Over 500 miles of hiking, ATV, horseback riding trails, picnic grounds, boat ramps, campgrounds and other outdoor recreation, some usage fees.
District Ranger, KY 801, Morehead

Eagle Trace Golf Course
18 holes
Morehead State University, 1275 Eagle Drive

Morehead State University Space Science Center

Scott Creek Marina
Cave Run Lake, KY 801


Morehead Antique Market, Morehead, 606-780-4342

“A Day In The Country” Folk Art Show, Morehead, 606-783-2204

Cave Run Storytelling Festival, Morehead, 606-780-4342 or 800-654-1944
Morehead Arts and Eats Festival, Morehead, 800-654-1944 or 606-780-4342
Poppy Mountain Bluegrass Festival, Morehead, 606-784-2277

Appalachian Crafts Fair, Morehead, 606-783-2204
Hometown Holiday, Morehead, 800-654-1944 or 606-780-4342