Carter Caves is located in northeast Kentucky, in the heart of cave country. Explore the many caves, including Bat and Cascade Cave. Or seek your adventure above ground, rappelling, or rock climbing. The many scenic trails are open for horseback riders and cyclists.
A unique natural sandstone arch spanning 78 feet in length and 65 feet in height is the landmark of this park. Dogs permitted on Henson Arch Trail and Whittleton Trail. Nearby is the Red River Gorge Ripline attraction for adventure seeking vacationers. For a unique experience in cave kayaking, check out Thrillsville Adventure Park.
For boating and other watersports, Barren River Lake is the perfect location. Located near Lucas, Kentucky, this resort has accommodations including a newly created sand beach, a pool, tennis courts, and horseback riding. Barren River is a 10,000-acre man-made lake surrounded by tranquil rolling hills.