Explore the many things to do outdoors in London, KY

Get back to nature when you stay at the Country Inn & Suites, London, KY, located less than four miles from both Daniel Boone National Forest and Levi Jackson Wilderness Road Park. You can find things to do for all activity levels, from a family picnic and swimming to zip lines and rock climbing. London is the Cycling Capital of Kentucky®, so book a room and bring your bike to ride scenic and challenging trails. If shopping is your idea of an adventure, explore unique local stores and boutiques in downtown London, a little over a mile away.

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Camp Wildcat Civil War Battlefield

11.89 mi / 19.13 km from the hotel
Visitors can see battlefield trenches at this unique Civil War site, which was protected from development because of its remote location. Travel several miles along historic Wilderness Road to see woods and farms much as they existed in the 1860s.

Wildcat Off-Road Adventure Park

8.93 mi / 14.38 km from the hotel
This family-friendly off-road park accommodates all riders, from the novice to the most experienced. Choose from more than 100 miles of trails, open daily.

Daniel Boone National Forest

12.91 mi / 20.77 km from the hotel
Visit this national forest to engage in hiking, target shooting, picnicking, and rock climbing. Explore sandstone cliffs and narrow ravines, and then enjoy water sports on one of the three lakes and numerous rivers and streams.

Levi Jackson Wilderness Road Park

3.18 mi / 5.11 km from the hotel
Embark on an aerial journey of zip lines and suspended tunnels at Treetop Adventure, and then purchase cornmeal ground at the original McHargue family mill. You can also explore the Mountain Life Museum or take the kids to the community pool.

London Dragway

6.55 mi / 10.55 km from the hotel
Catch thrilling action at London Dragway. Visitors can also ride four-wheelers, dirt bikes, and ATVs.

Wood Creek Lake

8.04 mi / 12.93 km from the hotel
With a public boat ramp and a nearby tackle store, this 625-acre lake is the perfect place to spend an afternoon fishing.

Sanders Cafe & Museum

10.53 mi / 16.95 km from the hotel
The birthplace of Kentucky Fried Chicken®, this restored restaurant was Colonel Sanders’ first eatery and now features interactive exhibits, memorabilia, and an open kitchen where you can order fried chicken and sides.

Air Raid Trampoline Park

2.91 mi / 4.69 km from the hotel
Bounce, cartwheel, and dive your way across wall-to-wall interconnected trampolines and foam pits. Challenge your friends on the Battle Beams and see who wins a game of dodgeball. The park also includes the Kids’ Court for children under six.