When it comes to fun, recreation and scenic locales, Pike County, Kentucky rivals the finest vacation destinations anywhere. The landscape is surrounded by towering mountains with lush foliage and vegetation that provide spectacular views throughout the year. Enjoy a day out on the water or an evening of entertainment at Artists Collaborative Theatre, Jenny Wiley Theatre, or live music on Pikeville’s main street. Pikeville is also home to a variety of outdoor attractions, such as hiking, biking, horseback riding, and zip lining.
Thousands of people from all around the world have visited Pike County to immerse themselves into some of America’s richest historical locales. One of the most popular attractions in the county is the sites of the legendary Hatfield-McCoy Feud.
The Hatfield-McCoy Driving Tour leads visitors to all of the historic feud sites available to the public. Highlights of this popular tour include the cabin where the infamous hog trial took place, the paw paw tree site where the McCoy boys were tied and executed, the Randolph McCoy property where the New Year’s Eve attack occurred, the courthouse where the Hatfields were put on trial, the hanging site of “Cottontop” Mounts, the McCoy grave sites and more. Each site features a marker telling tragic stories from the feud, serving as a reminder of past mistakes and the price of a grudge.
Hatfield-McCoy Driving Tours and special tour packages are available through Pike County Tourism CVB. Tour packages include theatre, live entertainment, outdoor adventure, lodging and dining.
Contact Pike County Tourism today to request your free brochure and see what one of America’s most beautiful and historic regions can offer you. Call: (800) 844-7453 or (606) 432-5063 or visit TourPikeCounty.com