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Otter Creek Outdoor Recreation Area

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No otters! Wonderful drive through the wilderness with beautiful views of the Ohio river... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Lake Wales, Florida
Very good hiking trails

Came here as part of the Ragnar Trail running relay series. Great trails to run or walk. Vistas... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Indianapolis, Indiana
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850 Otter Creek Park Rd, Brandenburg, KY 40108-6419
+1 502-942-9171
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

No otters! Wonderful drive through the wilderness with beautiful views of the Ohio river. Disappointed with lack of wildlife - saw one squirrel.

Thank mjbmak
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Came here as part of the Ragnar Trail running relay series. Great trails to run or walk. Vistas of the Ohio River, but also along Otter Creek. Saw a person fly fishing in the creek on Saturday morning. Has a camp site. The Frisbee golf...More

Thank DuncanRipple
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Living nearby, I have had the opportunity to visit Otter Creek many times. While there are many activities you can do there I often go there to hike. There are many trails to hike and if you would like, there are enough to keep you...More

1  Thank dsullivan615
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I remember going here as a kid and it just wasn't what I remembered. The lodge is left abandoned. There were hiking trails but we didn't try any today and people were playing in the creek and having picnics. There was also a camping area...More

Thank amullins77
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Family decided to take the children camping. Close to 100 children and 40 adults. Sounds more like a Family Reunion. No a camping trip and we all had a blast. Fishing,hiking,swimming in the creek,playing cards by the camp fire, and simply sitting and talking by...More

1  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 24 June 2017

If you are in Louisville there are many parks in the city to see, but Otter Creek is out by Fort Knox and close to the Ohio River. We stopped in to see the Creek and it was clear and refreshing. We didn't fish, but...More

1  Thank realtortothestars
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Otter Creek Recreational Area is an awesome place to get in touch with nature and get away from whatever you're wanting to escape from. There is so much to do here and there is even a frisbee golf course in there! Some of the best...More

1  Thank John R
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Stopped by KFC,,then to otter creek we went,,,,5 children -two adults--We had a ball,,no one was afraid,,for the water was about to the knee's of the children,,,We sat on the stones in the middle of the stream,,all the kids stayed close,,OHHH,,a quick hint,,Leave your cell...More

1  Thank deejky
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I have been camping at Otter Creek for about 20 years now minus the time it was closed. Was soo happy when it reopened. We have visited in the spring and summer plenty of things to do love going to the creek and hanging oyt...More

1  Thank nina1016
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

If you like hammock camping Otter Creek has plenty of trees. The bathroom and shower facilities are not the cleanest, but I have seen worse. For the price Otter Creek is worth the money.

1  Thank Leon B
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Zach A
29 April 2018|
Response from dsullivan615 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe you can. I see people walking the trails all the time with a dog on a leash.