Activity, Food and Important Phone Numbers

Contact Info for Grocery Stores, Pizza Places, Guided Rock Climbing and other Important Things.

Red River Gorge Zipline Tours

The Kentucky zipline is here! Red River Gorge Zipline offers five lines ranging from a few hundred to over 1,900 feet in length. Participants wear a harness that is attached to the zipline and travel through trees and across the Gorge.
Location: 400 Cliffview Rd. Campton, Ky, 41301
Toll Free: 1-888-605-2609

Bluegrass Music

Meadowgreen Park Music Hall was built exclusively for the preservation and performance of bluegrass music. Meadowgreen feature top bluegrass performers along with local talent. Saturday nights, October through May.
Phone: (606) 663-9008

Kentucky Reptile Zoo

KRZ is a non-profit organization featuring a zoo exhibit complete with spitting cobras, mambas, rattlesnakes, vipers, anacondas, pythons,and adders.
Location: 200 L&E Railroad, Slade, KY 40376
Phone: (606) 663-9160

Nada Tunnel

Enter the Red River Gorge through this 900 foot tunnel, located along Kentucky 77 on your way to Red River Gorgeous! This tunnel, open to one-lane traffic only, was built for use as a logging railroad during the 1900`s. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

National Bridge Resort State Park

Home to the great natural sandstone arch which stands 65 feet high and 78 feet long. This 2,200 acre Park sits in the Daniel Boone National Forest and offers dining, a gift shop, meeting rooms, a nature center, swimming pool, fishing, camping and hiking.
Location: 2135 Natural Bridge Rd Slade, KY 40376
Phone: 606) 663-2214
Toll Free: (800) 325-1710

Pilot Knob Nature Preserve

One of the tallest knobs in the Cumberland Plateau, rising 730 feet above the surrounding area. Hiking trails are nearby to explore the region.

Red River Gorge National Scenic Byway

Take a journey through the magnificent natural wonders on the Red River Gorge Scenic Byway. Beginning the Stanton and continuing through the historic Nada Tunnel the to the end of the Byway in Zachariah, KY, discover over 100 stone arches, waterfalls, and plenty of natural beauty. Carved over eons by the Red River, today`s Gorge is now the site for outdoor adventure such as canoeing, rock climbing, and hiking.

Red River Historical Museum

Located in Clay City, the RRHM displays artifacts from the areas` iron, logging, and railroad industries. A reconstructed log school house is also located adjacent to the museum, as well as a historic mill-stone collection. Visit Red River Historical Museum.
Location: 4541 Main St. P. O. Box 517 Clay City, KY 40312

Sky Lift

Enjoy a scenic, relaxing ride to Natural Bridge on the Sky Lift. The ascent begins one half mile from the park entrance and ends within 600 feet of the 900 ton sandstone bridge.
Phone: (606) 663-2922

Cable`s Riding Stables

Horse Back Riding
Phone: 606-362-6246

Fonda`s Mountain Horse Trail Rides

Horse Back Riding
Phone: 606-668-6908

Beechfork Golf Course

Phone: (606) 663-9479

Torrent Falls Via Ferrata

Location: 1617 North KY 11 Campton, KY 41301
Phone: 606-668-6613

C&S Carry Out "The Beer Trailer"

Powell County is a "dry county" but you can purchase beer and wine at this store. It is located about 5 miles from Natural Bridge and 10 miles from Red River Gorge. They have a large variety of Domestic and Imported Beer.
Location: 1163 North Hwy 11, Torrent, Kentucky 41301
Phone: (606) 668-7566


Nearest grocery store to the Red River Gorge offering a decent selection of organic products. About 10 minutes from the Red River Gorge. (For beer or wine purchase see "C&S Carryout below.)
Location: 179 W College Ave, Stanton KY, 40380
Phone: (606) 663-2873


Location: 4201 Versailles Road Lexington, Kentucky 40510
Phone: (859) 254-3412
Toll Free: (800) 456-3412

Miguel`s Pizza

Full Sport and Trad Climbing Shop and Best Pizza in town!!
Location: 1890 Natural Bridge Rd. Natural Bridge KY
Phone: 606-663-1975

Gladie Cultural-Environmental Learning Center

The Gladie Learning Center is located in the Red River Gorge. Learn about the cultural heritage, unique resources and spectacular geology found within the boundaries of the Red River Gorge Geological Area and Clifty Wilderness. Interpretive exhibits provide a glimpse into the past and convey the wild, natural beauty that visitors seek today when entering the Red River Gorge. Information about trails, camping and other activities in the area are available at the center. Maps and visitor passes are available for purchase.
Location: 3451 Sky Bridge Road Stanton, KY 40380
Phone: 606-663-8100

Red River Appalachian Zipline Tours

Red River is home to many exciting outdoor adventures, but nothing compares to the thrill of our Ziplines!
Location: Bluebird Lane KY 40380
Phone: (937) 304-1492