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Red River Gorge Geological Area

3451 Skybridge Rd, Winchester, KY 40380-7136
+1 606-663-8100
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It's equal in experience to the Smoky Mtns in my mind!

We camp and hike RRG every 3 months or so. Be warned - you will probably not have cell phone... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Ange C
Clarksville, Indiana
Various activities

Our group (28) stayed just a few days, so we did not exhaust all the possibilities. We did hike a... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Flagstaff, Arizona
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3451 Skybridge Rd, Winchester, KY 40380-7136
+1 606-663-8100
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

We camp and hike RRG every 3 months or so. Be warned - you will probably not have cell phone service out here - so pre-plan what you want your stay to look like. I would personally recommend hiking to climb the Indian Staircase as...More

2  Thank Ange C
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Our group (28) stayed just a few days, so we did not exhaust all the possibilities. We did hike a lot, fished a little, and took the ski lift up to the natural bridge. We would have done the zip line if we had stayed...More

Thank jdclarksr
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Poorly marked roads and not publicized much, still all in all a nice area . Beautiful views from the ridge line and sky bridge. Weather was awful so did not do any extended hikes. People need to understand courtesy at Nada Tunnel, I was 80%...More

Thank ridgeroader
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I have been hearing about this place since I was a kid, and finally just went camping and hiking here over a weekend. It's about 2-2.5 hours from Cincinnati, and about one hour from Lexington (depending on where you go in the park). I was...More

Thank GCwanders
Reviewed 11 August 2017

If you have visited some of the most beautiful landscapes in the United States, from the Shawnee National Forest in Illinois to the Grand Canyon in Arizona to Yosemite in California to the Rocky Mountains in Colorado to Glacier National Park in Montana to Shenandoah...More

1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Red River Gorge & Natural Bridge are 2 of the prettiest places on earth! The hiking is great and is suitable for all levels are there are many trails to take. The views are fabulous. Natural Bridge is just a must see!

1  Thank sm99220
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Great camp ground if you need water, electric and showers while camping. The campground is very close to all different kinds of trails. It is also close to rock climbing. If you camp here you have to have pizza at Miguel's, it's the best after...More

Thank Shanna B
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Nice hike out to see Courthouse Rock. Lots of great photo opportunities. Stay back from the cliffs. There are no handrails.

Thank BrentMaudlin1
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This part of the Daniel Boone National Forest and the Red River Gorge Geological Area. If you are looking for hiking, rock climbing, or kayak/canoeing this is the place for you. Trails range from Easy to Hard. Lots of Arches and the views are amazing....More

Thank jwcorbett
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Great hiking with so many options for level of difficulty. Use your maps and choose wisely. Hiking boots are recommended for most trails. It was hot so we also carried water and snacks. Some areas are pretty remote and while the more popular touristy areas...More

Thank Blondbop
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2 July 2017|
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Response from BG N | Reviewed this property |
Yes, several. The Natural Bridge State Park has several & also a lodge, cabins, pool. The Red River River Gorge is more rustic & has several also. Some near Skybridge park, Nada Tunnel. All of these places are in the same... More
Tariq R
24 September 2016|
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Response from Hendo1cote | Reviewed this property |
Yea there are
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Response from dharting | Reviewed this property |
I think that it was allowed as long as the pet was on a leash and under control. I did not notice any while we were there but really wasn't looking either. I know that some of the cabins state whether or not pets were... More