A.J. Jolly Park

Camping & Shelter Reservations

Camping Reservations are now available.


With the camping season nearing we wanted to open up the 2019 camping reservation system.

The Make a Reservation link will redirect to an alternate reservation portal to complete the process.

When finished you should be redirected back to the AJ Jolly Park webpage.


*2019 changes to know about.

1. There are now 2 Yurts available to be reserved for "Glamping".

2. Several sites were renamed to reduce confusion.

a. 50A - H1 (Hill 1)
b. 51A - H2 (Hill 2)
c. 52A - Y1 (Yurt 1)
d. 53A - Y2 (Yurt 2)
e. 54A - H3 (Hill 3)

3. New bathhouse - Located in the RV Campground

Camping Reservations

All weekends, premium camping site reservations require Friday and Saturday night bookings.

Primiative sites: 4 16 49 54 55 57 65 66 70 71
Improved sites: 23 24 30 32 33 34 35 36

During Music Festivals, all camping site reservations require Friday and Saturday night bookings.

Country Fest Music Festival (6/15) Friday, Saturday
Sun Valley Music Festival Bluegrass (7/13) Friday, Saturday
Festival on the Lake (8/10) Friday, Saturday

During holidays, all camping site reservations require 3 night bookings.

Memorial Day Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Independence Day Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Labor Day Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Shelter & Private Picnic Reservations

Shelter and Private Picnic Reservations begin the first working day in February. Shelters and Private Picnic area can be reserved from April through October and the cost ranges from $53 to $85 for shelters and $112 to $191 for the Private Picnic area (non-refundable) for the entire day. Private 1 shelter has water & electric. Jolly 1 Shelter has electric.

To reserve a shelter please call Campbell County Parks at 859-547-3681.

Shelter and Private Picnic area reservations must be paid within 15 days of making the reservation. Payment can be made by check, money order, cash, or credit card. If payment is not made within 15 days, your reservation will be canceled. Reservations made within 15 days of the reserved date must be paid at the time of the reservation.

Shelters and Private Picnic area available for rental at the following parks:
A.J. Jolly Park has 2 large shelters located near the lake and a Private Picnic area. The shelters are within walking distance to restrooms and playground equipment but do have electricity. The Private Picnic area is a private area next to the lake with a large shelter, playground equipment, restrooms and also has electricity

Pendery Park has 4 shelters. One shelter is large and the other 3 are medium size. The port-a lets, playgrounds, and basketball court are within walking distance. The large shelter is $80 to reserve and the smaller shelters are $53. Large Shelter does have electricity.

Below is a form to rent areas of AJ Jolly Park and Pendery Sports Park. There is also an alcohol policy form for events serving alcohol.