Trail of Tears Commemorative Park – Located at 100 Trail of Tears Drive, off E. 9th Street, this 34 acre park is on a portion of the campground used by the Cherokee Indians on the infamous Trail of Tears, and includes the Heritage Center, the gravesites and statues of Chiefs White Path and Fly Smith, a flag court, walking trails, a playground, small picnic shelters, and public restrooms. Each September, on the first full weekend after Labor Day, the Trail of Tears Park Commission hosts an intertribal Pow Wow at the Park. ADA accessible with parking.
RV parking spots will have electric hookups and access to water. Spots are $75/night with a 3-night minimum.
GPS Coordinates = 36.85166 -87.4702
Orchardale Farm- within the Point of Greatest Eclipse
State Hwy. 624
482 Cerulean Princeton Rd.
Cerulean, KY 42215
Phone contact: 270-839-2885
As the August 21, 2017 total solar eclipse travels along its center line path, Orchardale, Shepherd Farm awaits the eclipse’s historic visit. Located in Christian County, northwest of Hopkinsville, Kentucky, Orchardale, Shepherd Farm is within the point of greatest eclipse. The farm offers open acreage and a rolling hillside field with an elevated view. Large groups welcome.
Portable restrooms and parking are available.
$100 for Saturday, August 19-Tuesday, August 22, 2017 (No matter what day you decide to arrive, $100 covers your RV stay at Orchardale Farm. Reserve your spot below today!)
Western Kentucky State Fairgrounds
2810 Richard Street, Hopkinsville, KY 42240
Contact Tim Henderson
The Western Kentucky State Fairgrounds is located on 92 acres that will have designated RV parking areas. The open air grandstand arena will be open for viewing of the 2017 Eclipse. RV parking will be available after 3:00 p.m. on August 18, 2017. No golf carts allowed. RV site occupants will be responsible for properly disposing of any trash upon departure.
Accommodation Features: Restroom facility, Shower facility, On-site parking, Food on-site
Minimum Night Stay: 3 nights
Western Hills Mobile Park
1907 Russellville Road
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
Contact: Ramsey Morris
RV Parking available with water, 30/50 amp & Sewer dump site. $100/night with a 4-night minimum. Easily accessible to community events and a great unobstructed view of the August 21st Solar Eclipse. Primitive camping also available, $25/night with a 4-night minimum. On-site restrooms available. Reservations require a 50% deposit to reserve space.
327 Sequoya Drive
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
RV parking available with water and electric hook-ups as well as sewer access. Minimum 3 night stay, contact Hal for pricing and additional info.