US Army Corps of Engineers
Nashville District Website

Make a Reservation

For the 2020 recreation season Waitsboro Campground will be open April 9, 2020 - October 26, 2020.


Contact the Recreation.gov reservation line toll-free at 1-877-444-6777 between 10 a.m. to midnight Eastern Standard Time between March 1 and Oct. 31 and 10 a.m. and 10 p.m. EST between Nov. 1 and end of February for information or to make a reservation. Call centers are closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Day. Group sales for ticketing is closed on Sundays. You can also get information and make reservations online here at Recreation.gov.

Waitsboro Campground

Waitsboro Recreation Area has twenty-two (22) campsites that will accommodate tents and RV’s. Most sites are available with electric and water hook-ups. Many of the sites are located along the main lake with foot access to the water. This recreation area is located just off of Highway 27, North of Burnside, KY and near Burnside Marina by way of water.

500 Waitsboro Road
Somerset, KY 42501

For a map of Waitsboro Recreation Area and campground regulations please click the image below.

Lake Cumberland: Waitsboro recreation area