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2 – Explore Whitesburg

Welcome to Whitesburg, Kentucky

If you’re looking for an adventure off the beaten path, Whitesburg is the perfect place to start. This city in Eastern Kentucky is full of country charm coupled with modern eateries, activites, and amenities. No matter what time of year you visit, there’s always something exciting to do in Whitesburg.


From AirBnBs, to cabins, to campgrounds, to traditional hotels — no matter your preference, Whitesburg has the perfect place for you to stay. And all within driving distance of amenities and outdoor activities.


The locals all get their breakfast fix at Coal City Coffee and Black Sheep Brick Oven Bakery. Eat and shop in the afternoon at Pine Mountain Grill & Gifts, The General Store at Pine Mountain Crossing, or Black Bear Pizza & Country Store. For an evening meal, there are no better choices than The Pine or Streetside Grill & Bar. Of course, no visit to Whitesburg would be complete without a stop at the Kentucky Mist Moonshine Distillery.

Good to Know

Fishpond Lake is a 45-acre waterway where you can enjoy water sports or bird and animal watching.
There are plenty of hikes to explore by foot, bike, or ATV: Bad Branch Falls, Little Shepherd Trail, Pine Mountain Trail, and Tanglewood Trail.
Tours — Walk through the Letcher County Veterans Memorial Museum and the David A. Zegeer Coal & Railroad Museum.
Find treasures from years gone by at Antique Alley or pick up a piece of Whitesburg at a local boutique like Southern Bliss, Worth, or Signs of Growth & Grace.
Enjoy a round at Raven Rock Golf Course or take a horseback ride at The Stables at Creekside Glen.

See Whitesburg for yourself

Don’t just take our word for it — book a stay and experience all there is to do and see in Whitesburg, KY.

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