Nov 2 2012
Located near Mt. Olivet, KY, this is the site of the Battle of Blue Licks, which occurred on August 19, 1782, and was one of the last battles of the Revolutionary War. There is a granite shaft there which bears the names of those who died in the battle, and there is a pioneer museum which houses many relics, including a collection of prehistoric remains unearthed at the park. Facilities include 51 campsites, 5 miles of hiking trails, miniature golf, and a swimming pool.
Phone Number: (859) 289-5507
Address: 10299 Maysville Road, Carlisle, KY 40311
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