FRANKFORT

Frankfort, Kentucky is the Capital of Kentucky, It is one of the smallest state capitals in the United States and is right on the Kentucky River. Frankfort is in the heart of Kentucky between Lexington and Louisville. Come on the trolley and visit all of Frankfort, the antique shops, the quaint downtown strip, Daniel Boone's Grave and much more.

 

and very close to Capital Plaza Hotel Coming to Frankfort, Kentucky by boat? The city of Frankfort is added an additional 200 feet of free city dock on the East bank 1/2 mile up-stream from Lock 4, which is right in front of the Downtown area to visit, shop, or eat. We also have some dock-space at the Frankfort Boat Club dock, some spaces have electricity and others don't, and it is a first come first served basis. We also have gasoline at the Frankfort Boat Club dock and offer discounted gas for all Ohio River boaters.

For more information about boating in Frankfort or the Frankfort Boat Club, please feel free to contact us. For more information about Frankfort, Kentucky, you can also visit www.visitfrankfort.com.

Come on up, the water is fine!

This is KRA's dredge boat deepening the river and de-snagging the navigation channels for our Ohio River guest. Come see us soon!

 

Downtown Trolley Runs

April 3rd to October 27 from 10 am to 2:30 pm from Tuesday through Saturday. Not only is the Trolley rides a great way to see Frankfort and enjoying the ride, it is completely FREE!

4th of July Fireworks

Not only is boating fun and relaxing, but on the 4th of July, you can watch the amazing fireworks while you are still in your boat. so kick back and get the best seat in town. View our events on the Frankfort Events calendar.

Buffalo Trace Distillery

Want to visit the Bourbon capital of the world. Start by boating to Frankfort and visit the local distillaries. Go to surrounding towns and explore the bourbon Kentucky. Come visit Buffalo Trace for a tour. For groups greater than 10 people, Buffalo Trace will pick up your group and give a tour.

Daniel Boone's Grave

Come visit the grave of Daniel Boone. Daniel Boone's Grave is located on the top of Frankfort overlooking the beautiful view of river and downtown area.

Enjoy the Arts

Come to Frankfort to enjoy the arts, from acting, classic movies, to Downtown Art walks, shops and more. Come to Frankfort to enjoy the arts.

State Capital

Frankfort's State Capital has a great history. Come to Frankfort to learn about the capital of Kentucky. The State Capital is by far one of the most beautiful Capitals in the United States. When you come to Frankfort, be sure to visit.

St. Claire St. / Broadway

Frankfort offers a great downtown life, it is full of little shops, coffee, antiques, wine, pottery, and of course great food. When you come the the Frankfort Boat Club this walk is just down the street.

Transportation Building

Want to visit the Bourbon capital of the world. Start by boating to Frankfort and visit the local distillaries. Go to surrounding towns and explore the bourbon Kentucky. Come visit Buffalo Trace for a tour. For groups greater than 10 people, Buffalo Trace will pick up your group and give a tour.

Things for Boaters to do in Frankfort

See Map Below

Capital Cellars Wine & Spirits:  Map A2

Benson Creek Marina:  Map A1

Elks Lodge:  Map A2

Capital Plaza Hotel:  Map A1

Bourbon on Main: Map B2

Frankfort Boat Club Cafe:  Map A2

Downtown Night Life

Frankfort Dining

Buddy's Piza:  Map B1

Gibby's:  Map B1

Serafini:  Map A2

KY Coffeetree Cafe:  Map A2

La Fiesta Grande:  Map A2

Mai Saigon:  Map A2

The Meeting House:  Map B1

Capital Plaza Grill & Deli:  Map A1

Rick's White Light:  Map A2

Subway:  Map A2

Bourbon on Main:  Map B2

Captial Cellars:  Map A2

To Do

Buffalo Trace Distillery: Not Shown

Walk/Bike Trails:  Map A1

Canoe Kentucky Downtown:  Map A1

Pontoon Tour on KY River:  Map A1

Thomas D Clark, KY History: Map B1,B2

Capital City Museum:  Map B2

Liberty Hall Historic Site:  Map A1

Orlando Brown House:  Map A2

Provisions

Bryant's Pic Pac:  Map A2

Frankfort Boat Club:  Map A2

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Can we add these pics to our website with the caption saying " come on up,, the water is fine" ... This is KRA's dredge boat deepening the river and de-snagging the navigation channels for our Ohio River guest.. Come see us soon!