The City of Hazard, KY
The city of Hazard is located in the state of Kentucky in Perry County and has a population of 4,751 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Hazard is Big Stone Gap, approximately 36 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Hazard, including Subway of Hindman, Tea Pot Cafe, Trigger's, Holly Hills Mall Restaurant and Heritage Pizza. For a larger selection of Hazard restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Hazard Museums and/or Golf Courses, including the Jenny Wiley State Resort Park, Kentucky Coal Mining Museum, Raven Rock Golf Course, Sleepy Hollow Country Club and Hindman Settlement School. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Hazard please click on the Attractions tab above.
Hazard, Kentucky Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Hazard experiences an average high temperature of 43 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 23 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.31 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Hazard with daytime temperatures averaging 83 degrees in the summer, and 46 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Hazard to receive an average of 4.2 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.79 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 100 degrees in the summer and as low as -20 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Hazard should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 68 degrees, and nighttime lows of 42.
Hazard, Kentucky Attractions
1Beaver Valley Golf Course - Allen,
The Beaver Valley Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Floyd County Kentucky. Built in 1989, this Allen course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 606-874-2837. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: Golf Course Rd, Allen, KY 41601
2Coal Miners' Museum - Van Lear,
The Coal Miners' Museum is a museum in Van Lear, Kentucky dedicated to the area's coal mining history . The museum is administered by the Van Lear Historical Society.
3East Kentucky Science Center - Prestonsburg,
The East Kentucky Science Center is a private, non-profit science center and planetarium that can be found on the main campus of Big Sandy Community and Technical College in Prestonsburg, Kentucky. The center features a planetarium, exhibit hall with traveling exhibits, science classrooms, and gift shop.
4Hindman Settlement School - Hindman,
Hindman Settlement School is a settlement school located in Hindman, Kentucky in Knott County. Established in 1902, it was the first rural settlement school in America.
5Jenny Wiley State Resort Park - Prestonsburg,
The Jenny Wiley State Resort Park is a 9 hole public golf course in Floyd County Kentucky. Built in 1963, this Prestonsburg course designed by Hal Purdy is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 606-886-2711. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 75 Jenny Wiley Theater Ct, Prestonsburg, KY 41653
6Kentucky Coal Mining Museum - Benham,
The Kentucky Coal Mining Museum is heritage center located in Benham, Kentucky. Its focus is the history of the coal industry in Eastern Kentucky, featuring specific exhibits on the company towns of Benham and neighboring Lynch. It is housed in a former company store that was built by International Harvester in 1923. In June 1990, the Tri-City Chamber of Commerce purchased the building for the future site of the museum.
7Magoffin County Pioneer Village and Museum - Salyersville,
Magoffin County Pioneer Village and Museum is museum in downtown Salyersville, Kentucky that exhibits a collection of reconstructed log buildings from, mostly, the eastern region of Kentucky. The Magoffin County Historical Society maintains a Library and Archives Center with a collection of genealogical and historical material at the site.
8Raven Rock Golf Course - Jenkins,
The Raven Rock Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Letcher County Kentucky. Built in 1995, this Jenkins course designed by Jack Fykes is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 606-832-2955. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: US Hwy 23, Jenkins, KY 41537
9Sleepy Hollow Country Club - Cumberland,
The Sleepy Hollow Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Harlan County Kentucky. is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 365 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 606-589-2502. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 325 Golf Course Rd, Cumberland, KY 40823
10Stone Crest Golf Course - Prestonsburg,
The Stone Crest Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Floyd County Kentucky. Built in 2001, this Prestonsburg course designed by Chris Chrisman, Russ Cochran & Jack Sykes is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 606-886-1006. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 918 Clubhouse Dr, Prestonsburg, KY 41653
Hazard, Kentucky Hotels
8Heritage House Hotel
1887 N Us Hwy 23
Prestonburg, KY 41653
Hazard, Kentucky Restaurants
This is a list of Hazard Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Sandwich Shops, Home Cooking Restaurants and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
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