Burnwell Beach Access

River Mile Mark 71

Burnwell Beach is located on the Kentucky side of the river off of Route 292. A four wheel drive vehicle is recommended to reach the beach but limited parking is available beside the road. BE AWARE: There is a low head dam downstream, at mile mark 76.9, as you enter Williamson. Do NOT attempt to cross the dam! PORTAGE IS REQUIRED.

Mandatory portage takeout before low head dam. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS THE DAM! Takeout is located river right along the upstream edge of a  brown metal piling water intake diverter.


Site and Upstream

Site and Downstream

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