Outdoor Adventures in Kentucky’s Red River Gorge
Enjoy active adventures in the Red River Gorge of Kentucky as you zipline, rock climb, kayak and more. Learn about history, culture, geology and nature from experts along the way.
Program No. 23152RJ
6 days
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At a Glance

Take learning to new heights on this elevated adventure above the beautiful Kentucky Red River Gorge. The Red River Gorge was sculpted by wind and water over 70 million years. Explore it from a bird’s eye view as you zipline, rock climb, ride a sky lift and walk across spectacular canopy bridges on daily active field trips. As you hike through the gorge, nature and geology experts clue you in on the flora, fauna and natural history of the region. Learn about history and culture with lectures, evening music and true Appalachian storytelling.
Activity Level
Outdoor: Spirited
Rock climbing, ziplining, kayaking (optional), walking on canopy bridges, hiking up to eight miles.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Enjoy a rock climbing excursion on the Torrent Falls while experiencing Via Ferrata with commentary by your expert instructor.
  • Kayak or ride a flat bottom boat underground through an abandoned limestone mine filled with clear limestone waters, and learn about the history of mining.
  • Hike through Natural Bridge State Park with a nature expert and ride the sky lift high above the park.
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