“Where the mountains and the bluegrass blend.“
About Jackson County
Jackson County, Kentucky is a place of superb natural beauty.
One fourth of Jackson County is Daniel Boone National Forest (56,000 acres), making it representative of Eastern Kentucky’s unique Appalachian topography, wildlife, and heritage. It is a place of rural simplicity and hidden treasures; a place of proud traditions and exciting vision.
Jackson County is home to some of the state’s most beautiful and accessible attractions and recreation spots such as Flat Lick Falls, S-Tree Campground, Turkey Foot Campground, and the centermost trailhead of the historic Sheltowee Trace.