Above ground, the park provides recreation on the Green River, 70 miles of hiking trails, and plenty of sinkholes and springs. Hart County Barn Quilt Trail, 1994 Roy Hunter Road Breeze along the treetops at the edge of Mammoth Cave National Park at Kentucky’s first canopy zip line tour. I set up my phone on a tripod with a 10 second timer. In 1926, a group of local citizens rallied to protect the park which later became a NP in 1941. NP in Tennessee to Mammoth Cave NP, we crossed into Kentucky. Kentucky Down Under Adventure Zoo, . Mammoth Onyx Cave .
Adventures of Mammoth Cave offers 2 separate courses that travel across 7 zip lines, spanning over 60 acres of rolling-high-ridged hills. We’re the home of YOGI BEAR™ and “The Gateway to Mammoth Cave National Park” in South-central Kentucky. Plus, we get to see more of the USA! Take your family and friends on a thrilling adventure through the outdoors. The Wild Cave Tour is the ultimate adventure in Mammoth Cave. Hidden River Cave Zipline & Rappel You can also experience the excitement of walking in the tree tops with the 2 Sky Bridges or the exhilaration of being cast up into the air on a Giant Super Swing. A primary course of 5 zip lines and a secondary course that includes 4 zip lines. Although we only spent about an hour at the park itself – until I had to leave : ( – getting our pin, postcard, stamp and KY cache at a cemetery, it has been a good stop. Inner tubes/mats and sunscreen are free in Splash Lagoon. We can often get geocaches at these stops. The plaque said that this location was the first Wayside Inn in the late 1800’s when the 1st federal road came through the Cumberland Plateau in TN and KY. We are staying in a Candlewood Suites in Bowling Green. Our experienced guides will lead you on a ride with gentle trails and panoramic views of … A new amphitheater will host three stage shows will are included in park admission. Mammoth Cave Horseback Riding. We like the full kitchens in our room, for ourselves and for preparing Rangeley’s raw food meals we make up every 5 days or so. The drag racing March-November including numerous, national special events. There’s a Sam’s, Walmart and a Chipotle in walking distance so Gary was all set . At its west entrance, we stopped at Joppa Missionary Baptist Church and cemetery.

Subterranean wildlife includes eight bat species, Kentucky cave shrimp, Northern cavefish, and cave salamanders. Uncover a life size Stegosaurus skeleton from under the sand at the Boneyard and check out the indoor museum with real artifacts!

There is the National Corvette Museum because GM’s Corvettes are made in Bowling Green and the Historic RailPark and Train Museum is here. We’re the home of YOGI BEAR™ and “The Gateway to Mammoth Cave National Park” in South-central Kentucky. Rolling hills, deep river valleys, and the worlds longest known cave system.

Take a Leap of Faith when you step off the 70 foot Mammoth Cave Drop Tower, the ONLY one of its kind in Kentucky. These pages provide everything you need to begin your journey of exploration in and around the world's longest known cave. We try to take “back” roads and scenic roads whenever possible vs. freeways enabling us to go through small towns so we can stop to run Rangeley, make a “pit-stop”, get food, gas, etc.