Gorgeous Gorge in Eastern Kentucky
A 75 minute drive from Lexington takes you to scenic beauty and adventure that beckon you to head east on I-64 East to the Mountain Parkway. Experience the magnificence of the Red River Gorge, state park exploration and Daniel Boone National Forest camping, climbing, fishing and more!
Stop by to see natural attractions, including 70 million years of wind and water sculpting.
Breathtaking scenery awaits you in the Daniel Boone National Forest. Camping, fishing, hiking and climbing are popular activities. Come explore and enjoy one of the best family camping vacations in Kentucky!.
Known for its abundant natural stone arches, unusual rock formations, and spectacular sandstone cliffs, the U.S. Forest Service has granted the “geological area” designation to Red River Gorge. Camping is available at Natural Bridge State Park and other campgrounds in the area.
Get a good look at the area's spectacular rugged cliff lines, rock shelters, rhododendron and natural arches.
Guided climbing and rappelling (AMGA certified guide) for fun and adventure for families, groups and others. Torrent Falls is in a horseshoe-shaped canyon and has the first Via Ferrata system offered in the U.S.
Miguel's Pizza has made its name all around the world as a friendly and dependable place to find tasty, fresh and reasonably priced food with a great atmosphere. 1890 Natural Bridge Rd, (606) 663-1975.
Absolutely "another roadside attraction!" See amazing reptiles, including one of the largest collections of venomous snakes in the world as seen on National Geographic TV, Animal Planet and PBS!