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Kentucky’s National Parks: A Special Edition of Kentucky Life

Premieres Tuesday, December 1 at 8/7 pm CT on KET

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From the sweeping vista of Cumberland Gap in Kentucky’s southeast corner to the tragic Trail of Tears that traverses Western Kentucky, the Bluegrass state is home to five special locations that are managed by the National Park Service:

Inspired by the Ken Burns’ film The National Parks: America’s Best Idea, this Kentucky Life special takes viewers on a journey through Kentucky’s national park lands. Host Dave Shuffett guides you through their unique features and fascinating history. You’ll hear from Kentuckians of all ages as they share their thoughts on why these places are worth preserving, and you’ll see for yourself their remarkable beauty.