A.J. Jolly Park

A.J. Jolly Equestrian Campground

Reservations may be placed by:

  • Secure Online Reservation Form using Visa, Mastercard, or Discover
  • Reserving over the phone using Visa, Mastercard, or Discover
    • at 859-635-4423
    • at 859-547-3681
  • Reserving in person at the Ranger's station at 1565 Race Track Rd, Alexandria, KY 41001 using cash, check, Visa, Mastercard, or Discover (Checks must be received 14 days prior to reservation date)
  • Same day camping is available and welcome
  • Friday/Saturday requires a two night minimum
  • Select holidays/events require a three night minimum
  • The trails may be closed due to heavy rain
  • Single Night Equestrian Camping Reservations can be made within 24 hours by phone or in person


A.J. Jolly Stables opened to the public in 2012. The 1,000 acre county-owned park contains 20 miles of trails and offers a diverse selection of activities. At 1,000 acres, A.J. Jolly Park is one of the largest county parks in Kentucky. Drawing upon the County's topographical assets and position as the gateway to Kentucky's bluegrass country. A.J. Jolly also offers an extensive network of horse trails for the novice or expert rider.

We are proud of our new stable and campground, built September 2011 with Kentucky Recreational Trails Program funds. A.J. Jolly Park has expanded in 2012 to include a new 28 stall barn, 12 site campground with water and electric, comfort station, dump station, pavilion with grills, and a playground.

The Northern Kentucky Horse Network Trail Blazers constructed and maintain our trail system.


Campground Details

(12 sites with electric and water)

Daily: $35.00 per campsite plus $10.00 per stall
Max 4 stalls per site

Stalls must be stripped (including hay) prior to leaving or you will be charged $20.00 per stall.
All horses must be kept in a stall.

Applying online will automatically include one stall per reservation.
$10.00 additional charge per horse which includes an additional stall.
$5.00 additional charge per horse for more than 4 horses per campsite.
Prices are subject to change without notice.

There are 12 level campsites with electric and water that can accommodate large rigs. Fire rings equipped with grills are provided at each site. There are flush toilets but no showers in this campground. Showers are available inside the park. Fishing is permitted in the lake. We do allow pets in the campground, but they must be kept on a leash. They may swim in the lake. Please pick up after your pet and donít allow excessive barking.

There are (28) 10x12 stalls, and outside wash areas. Guests should provide there own feed, hay and water buckets. Each stall has two bucket hooks and a hay ring. Stalls are bedded with shavings upon your arrival. Additional shavings can be purchased. Guests are responsible for cleaning their stalls and stripping them before they leave. Forks and wheel barrows are provided.

Check-in time is 3 p.m. Check-out time is 11 a.m. If you would like to ride on your last day, prior to check out, we can accommodate you. Reservations will be confirmed upon full deposit. A two-day stay is required for booking a (Friday/Saturday) and during the month of October. A three-day stay is required on holidays (Memorial Day, 4th of July and Labor Day).

A.J. Jolly Park accepts cash, checks, MasterCard, Visa and Discover. However, we require a credit card to be on file, even if you want to send a check for your deposit. If using a personal check for your deposit, it must be received at least two weeks prior to your arrival.

To make a reservation, call us at (859) 635-4423

Single night reservations can be made within 24 hours by phone or in person.

To book the private picnic or any of park shelters please contact Park Reservations at 859-547-3681.