Conveniently located off Interstate 65, Shepherdsville / Bullitt County, Kentucky offers a unique experience of attractions, shopping, tours, lodging and more. Experience the art, history and culture of bourbon at Jim Beam and Four Roses Bourbon, watch glass-blowing artisans at Fire Studio & Gallery, relax in the tasting room of one of our four award winning wineries, marvel at the nature and beauty of the 14,000 acre Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest, shop till you drop at our outlet shops, or pump up your adrenaline at the longest go-kart track in the world. There is something for everyone in Shepherdsville / Bullitt County Kentucky.
The Wine & Whiskey Trail
Visit the Jim Beam American Stillhouse, Four Roses Warehouse & Bottling and four award-winning local wineries on Bullitt County’s Wine & Whiskey Trail!
Conveniently located within nine miles of each other in Bullitt County, Ky., these six stops offer a distinctive sensory experience—complete with guided or self-guided tours and tastings—that visitors can enjoy at their own pace.
Here’s how it works: Pick up an official Bullitt County Wine & Whiskey Trail Brochure at any of the six stops on the trail or contact Shepherdsville-Bullitt County Tourism and request a brochure be mailed to you.
Have your brochure stamped at each location and after visiting all six locations redeem your passport at the Bullitt County Visitor Center – just off I-65 Exit 116 in Shepherdsville – for a free souvenir glass.
Please taste responsibly.
Download our Bullitt County Wine & Whiskey Brochure here
Knob Creek Gun Range
Knob Creek Gun Range is Kentucky’s premier outdoor shooting range. Located just 20 miles south of Louisville and 12 miles north of Ft. Knox we are just minutes away for your convenience. The facilities hours are 9am-6pm everyday, closed Tuesdays. Our gun shop has everything you need to enjoy a fun day of target shooting. We have a large selection of pistols, rifles and shotguns for sale along with ammo, targets, scopes and mounts, reloading supplies, hearing and eye protection and a variety of Knob Creek souvenirs. The range fee is only $10 per person per day with yearly memberships available. Hearing and Eye Protection are Mandatory to shoot at Knob Creek.
Bernheim Arboretum & Research Forest
Are you looking to connect with nature? Bernheim is the place to do it. With 15,625 acres of land, there is an adventure waiting for everyone. Purchased by German immigrant Isaac W. Bernheim in 1929, the land was dedicated as a gift to the people of his new homeland. Today, over 250,000 visitors from the U.S. and abroad visit Bernheim each year.
Some options to look at while you visit Shepherdsville:
Country Inn & Suites
Amenities: free continental breakfast, indoor pool with spa in it, whirlpool rooms, exercise room, meeting room, guest laundry, coffee maker, hairdryer, ironing board, microwave, fridge, studio, one and two bedroom suites, data ports, wired/wireless high-speed internet throughout the hotel
Pet Friendly: No
Garden Inn & Extended Stay
Number of Rooms: 105
Discounts: AAA, AARP, and Military discounts
Amenities: non-smoking and smoking rooms available, on-site restaurant, free cable with HBO and HBO 2, hairdryer, iron/board, coffee maker, microwave, refrigerator (most rooms), free wire and wireless high-speed internet, free continental breakfast
Pet Friendly: Yes ($10 fee per pet).
Best Western Shepherdsville
Number of Units: 84
Discounts: Three Diamond AAA Rated
Amenities: Seasonal outdoor pool, free hot buffet breakfast, free high speed internet; refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, hair dryer and ironing board in all rooms; fitness center, expanded cable TV, truck and RV parking, group rates available, TripAdvisor award-winning property. Pet Friendly: Yes (small pets).