Find Yourself Here.
With our friendly folks and picturesque setting, Owen County will be the destination you will want to return to again and again. We’re centrally located between I-71, I-75 and I-64, making for an easy drive to come visit our friendly town. Owen County is neighbors to The Ark Encounter, Frankfort, the Capital of KY, and Buffalo Trace Distillery, each within a 40-minute drive. Enjoy our waterways, Kentucky River, Elmer Davis Lake, Eagle Creek. Our accommodations are varied, we have a historic home on the Kentucky River, and others nestled in the hardwood forests, all with serene views. Owen County is a place of magnificent views of rolling hills, river valleys and forests to explore.