Kentucky State Parks
After spending the day hiking, fishing or exploring, sportsmen can take a break by enjoying a good meal of bison or traditional wild game. The Kentucky State Parks are offering several opportunities like that during the winter months.
With 17 state resort parks with restaurants, the Kentucky State Parks offer a wide variety of good food across the state, including many Kentucky Proud items.
Here are some of the special meals planned during February and March.
Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park
Elk and Bison Buffet
Kentucky Dam Village presents a special buffet from noon until 8 p.m. It will include bison steamship round carved on the line, wild boar with honey chipotle barbecue sauce, cornmeal-dusted catfish, elk meatloaf, Southern fried chicken, spicy duck stir-fry, Cajun frog legs, bison taco pie and bison chili. There will be plenty of vegetables and desserts, including banana pudding and baked Alaska.
The buffet for adults is $19.95 plus tax and for children ages 12 and younger $9.95 plus tax. Children 5 and younger are free.
Call (800) 325-0146 for information.
Jenny Wiley State Resort Park
Appalachian Wild Game Dinner
Enjoy a buffet with a menu that includes baked quail, fried catfish, frog legs, country-style ribs and smokehouse chili. The vegetable selection will feature home fried potatoes, mountaintop half runner green beans, fried sour green apples, hollow-picked corn on the cob, turnip greens and more. The buffet will also have cornbread muffins and rolls. Complete your meal with Appalachian desserts and assorted fruit cobblers.
The buffet will be served 4 to 8 p.m. Adults $15.95 plus tax and children ages 6 to 12 are $8.95 plus tax. Children 5 and younger are free. Beverages not included.
Call (800) 325-0142.
Pine Mountain State Resort Park
Frontier Night Buffet
Pine Mountain State Resort Park will be hosting its Frontier Night Buffet in the Mountain View Restaurant on March 8 from 5 to 8 p.m. The buffet will include elk, venison, bison, rabbit, frog legs and catfish with hushpuppies. There will be an assortment of side dishes, along with soup, salad and dessert bar. Drink is included.
The price is $19.95 for adults and $10.95 for children 12 and younger.
For more information call (800) 325-1712 or (606) 337-3066.
Rough River Dam State Resort Park
Buffalo and Wild Game Dinner
In the mood for something different for dinner? Join Rough River Dam State Resort Park’s Grayson’s Landing Restaurant for a special buffalo and wild game-style buffet featuring carved buffalo, buffalo chili, stews, ducks and dumplings, frog legs, southern catfish and other wild game dishes. Buffet is served with endless soup, salad and dessert bars.
Adult price is $21.95 plus tax and children 6 to 12 are $10.95 plus tax. Kids 5 and younger are free. Price includes drink.
Reservations recommended. Call (270) 257-2311 or (800) 325-1713.