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Kentucky Outdoor Adventure Games




Over the past several years, Kentucky has made a name for itself as a top destination for Outdoor Adventure.  Now, join the Kentucky Office of Adventure Tourism as we celebrate the 2015 Kentucky Outdoor Adventure Games. 

Bringing together the best events from throughout the Commonwealth, the 2015 Kentucky Outdoor Adventure Games will highlight some of the premier locations for outdoor adventure.  From climbing in the renowned Red River Gorge, to mountain biking in the vast Land Between the Lakes, there will be something for all outdoor lovers.  This will be an opportunity to not only see some great competition, but to learn about all that Kentucky has to offer in its great outdoors.  

Below are the 2015 Kentucky Outdoor Adventure Games partner events.  Be sure to support these events and the great organizations that make them possible.  

United States Adventure Racing Association National Championship 
October 2 & 3 - Pine Mountain State Resort Park - Pineville, KY

October 3 - Ohio River - Louisville, KY

History Half Marathon - Presented by the Kentucky Historical Society
October 3 - Frankfort, KY 

Cloudsplitter 100 
October 3 & 4 - Pine Mountain State Scenic Trail - Elkhorn City, KY

2015 Kentucky State Disc Golf Championships - Presented by Bluegrass Disc Golf
October 3 & 4 - Bowling Green, KY

Rocktoberfest - Presented by the Red River Gorge Climbers' Coalition
October 9-11 - Red River Gorge - Slade, KY

Thriller Ride - Presented by the London/Laurel County Tourist Commission
October 10 - London, KY

Kentucky Archery Games 3D Archery Tournament - Presented by the London/Laurel County Tourist Commission
October 17 - London, KY

Race to the Canal - Presented by Endurance Racing
October 18 - Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area - Grand Rivers, KY

Orienteering USA Meets - Presented by Orienteering USA
October 23-25 - Taylorsville Lake State Park & Big Bone Lick State Park

Lord of the Fork 
October 24 & 25 - Russell Fork/Breaks Interstate Park - Elkhorn City, KY

Rayovac FLW Series Championship - Presented by FLW & Rayovac
October 29-31 - Ohio River - Paducah, KY

Crappie USA Tournament at Lake Cumberland - Presented by Crappie USA and Lake Cumberland Tourism
October 30 & 31 - Somerset, KY

These 13 events will bring thousands of competitors and visitors to Kentucky.  Some will feature world class athletes competing at the highest level of their sport, while others can be enjoyed by the whole family.  The diversity highlighted by the 2015 Kentucky Outdoor Adventure Games speaks to the abundance of adventures that await throughout Kentucky.  

Please make plans to attend and support these great events, and then plan your own Kentucky adventure!