Welcome to Kuttawa, Kentucky!

Imagine a picturesque Down East village nestled in a hillside rising above beautiful Lake Barkley. Cape Cod but with the charm and hospitality only found in the Bluegrass State. Imagine no more, the historic town of Kuttawa nestled in Kuttawa Mountain overlooking Lake Barkley is a living Rockwell painting.

If you're looking for the idyllic place to move to, to host your event, to start or buy a business, or just to visit and enjoy all we have to offer, you have found it. Explore our website, contact us, above all visit us. Long ago the Shawnee used the word Kuttawa “Beautiful Place” to describe this unique place in the world.

We think you will agree.

Our website provides information on our entire city; from city utilities to lodging and from our history to great places to dine. We hope that you find this website helpful and informative. Please feel free to contact our office with your questions.

We look forward to seeing you on the lake!


Kuttawa Harvest and BBQ

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