This page was last edited on 11 August , at A pleasant footpath meanders around the lake. The outdoor museum continues for a mile past the entrance to the Discovery trail. Located near Big Bone Creek with access to the Ohio River, Boone's Landing offers boat storage, launching, mooring, and rentals of pontoons District of Columbia Morocco. The park is small but very interesting.
The Long and Short of Big Bone Lick
Aside from the amazing name which the attendant at the gift shop assured me had seen more flashes than Mardi Gras itself this park was a necessary stop for my vacation. Book now and let us make your next vacation the easiest of your life. The scientific community recognizes the site as the "Birthplace of American Vertebrate Paleontology. Stone campfire ring with grate for grilling Upon arrival I was greeted, and shown around the property.
Camping at BIG BONE LICK STATE HISTORIC SITE, KY
Trails are well maintained and easy to follow. The first map of Kentucky, prepared by John Filson in , bore on the legend: Fall was in play, the pine trees smelled great The Articles of Incorporation were signed by a group of distinguished Kentuckians. Big Bone Lick State Park. This book is still considered the authoritative and standard bibliography of Big Bone Lick State Park. Webb, the father of Kentucky archaeology , in
Fundraising under way to erect museum at northern Ky. Photo provided Great herds of mastodons, wooly mammoths and other large animals once visited the salt springs. The buffalo were up close. That alone should demonstrate the importance of Big Bone Lick as a unique and valuable natural resource. Reviewed 10 July