The Cumberland
A monthly publication
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Campfire Cookin'

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Reaching the Top
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Advertising in THE CUMBERLAND

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Advertising in The Cumberland...

Reach 5,000 of Kentucky's
most active and influential citizens,
outdoor enthusiasts & more every month through the
Kentucky Sierra Club's member newsletter!

Who are readers of THE CUMBERLAND?


Politically and socially active; community leaders; well informed; Age: 18-24 (20%), 25-54 (48%); male 53%; fFemale 47%; married 56%; college grad 56%; work full time 52%; professional/managerial 35%

They are interested in:

Sustainable living; outdoor recreation; healthy lifestyles; socially responsible businesses; local foods; community relations; travel.

By advertising in The Cumberland, you are helping to support:

The protection of Ky's environment; our local outings programs for families and adults; social outreach programs for children in the outdoors; our clean air, clean water, and public lands work, and more.

Ad Rates and Sizes

Ad size Layout Width Height Price/Issue
1/8 page horizontal 4.75" 2.5" $50
1/8 page vertical 2.291" 5.125" $50
1/4 page square 4.75" 5.125" $100
1/4 page tall 2.291" 10.5" $100
1/2 page horizontal 9.67" 5.125" $200
1/2 page tall 4.75" 10.5" $200

Ad Format Requirements

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File Formats:

Ads must be submitted as a high-resolution (300 dpi at 100% of the desired printing size) PDF.

All ads should come with a black and white hard copy. When preparing your PDF do not crop the ad. Quark or InDesign files can be accepted but prefer final PDF with graphics and fonts embedded.

Photographic and Image Art:

Photographic images should be processed as black and white/grayscale, at a resolution of no less than 300 dpi (dots per inch) at 100% of the desired printing size.

Line art (bitmapped logos or scanned text) should be scanned at a resolution of 300-600 dpi at 100% of the desired printing size or provided as Illustrator EPS (preferred).

Submission, Deadlines, and Payment Information

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Submit Materials to:


Materials must be received by the first Thursday of each month for the following month's issue.


Please supply email for billing and invoices will be sent for online payment.

Help with Ad Development

ad kit

Not sure how to lay out your ad or manipulate photos and images how you would like? We can help!

Download the ad kit for details on ad requirements, then contact Lane Boldman for assitance: Lane Boldman: (859) 552-1173

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