State Facts• Capital- Frankfort• Nickname- Bluegrass State• Population-4,339,362• Year Statehood- June 1, 1792• State Mammal- Gray Squirrel• State Bird- Cardinal• State Song- My old K.Y. home• State Fish- K.Y. spotted bass• State Tree- Tulip poplar• State Flower- Golden rod
K.Y. Geography/LandKentucky is a beautifulstate. In the Eastern part ofKentucky is the Appalachianmountains. In the central partof Kentucky there is rich grassand soil (bluegrass). There isalso caves and gently rollinghills. In the Western region ofKentucky there are plains andvery rich soil. Kentucky hasmany rivers and lakes.
Panther Creek Golf CoursePanther Creek Golf is as very hard eighteenhole course. It is located fifteen minutesSouthwest of Owensboro. Panther Creek has aleague and has tournaments. If you wanted toyou could just play casually. Panther Creek is agreat place to be if you want to have a goodtime golfing.
The Louisville ZooThe Louisville zoo is a great place forpeople who love animals. The Louisville zoo is at1100 Trevilian Way Louisville, Kentucky 40213.The prices are seniors 60 and up are $13.95adults 12 to 59 $17.95 the children 3 to 11$13.95. there is so much fun stuff to do at theLouisville zoo to the fantastic glacier run to theaward winning Islands.
The Kentucky DerbyThe Kentucky Derby is a veryfun place to be around Derby time.The Kentucky Derby is the Race ForThe Roses. The only horse that canrace are the Thoroughbred horsesthat are 3 years old. that means ahorse can only race once. The race isa one quarter mile. It cost fiftydollars at the lowest price to get in.This race is located at Churchilldowns, 700 Central AvenueLouisville, Kentucky 40208.
Kentucky Dam VillageThe Kentucky Dam Village has a hugeseventy-two room lodge. With a private patio orbalcony. The Kentucky Dam Village has fishing,boating and even golf. The golf course is anastonishing eighteen hole course. The KentuckyDam Village is located at 113 Administration Dr.,Gilbertsville, KY 42044.