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Lost River Cave

2818 Nashville Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42101
+1 270-393-0077
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My group truly enjoyed the boat ride into the cave. We had all ages even toddlers. The staff was... read more

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diane19602016
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Kiev, Ukraine
Great tour!

It was an awesome tour!! Who would have thought you could take a boat ride in a cave?? It’s even a... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
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Lost River Cave is home to the only underground boat tour in the state of Kentucky. In addition to the boat tour, Lost River offers over two miles of nature trails and a unique butterfly habitat. Lost River Cave is one of the largest nature parks in the South Central Kentucky region.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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Hours Today: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2818 Nashville Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42101
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Reviewed yesterday

My group truly enjoyed the boat ride into the cave. We had all ages even toddlers. The staff was extremely friendly. Would recommend for a quick trip to see caves.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was an awesome tour!! Who would have thought you could take a boat ride in a cave?? It’s even a bit of a thrill going into the cave as you play limbo with the ceiling! Would definitely and will definitely do again!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed this more than Mammoth Caves. Very well maintained spot with a nice Welcome Center/ gift shop. Free parking, a nice was nature trail and a Super guided tour of the trail/ Boat tour of the underground river in the cave. Our guide was...More

Thank Britt A
Reviewed 3 days ago

While this boat ride doesn't to very far back into the cave, you still get a great feeling of being away from the world. The guides give you a lot of history of the cave. It's an excellent outing for a family and so easy...More

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Thank RBMjr
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a cave tour by boat. I had been on one at penn cave in Pennsylvania a few years ago and it was really cool, so I was excited to try this one. Best part? They were setting up for a Harry Potter themed...More

Thank Pat C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our tour guide was knowledgeable and made the trip fun! I would recommend this for anyone interested in nature!

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Thank emteach2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really different, I didn't know about the kayak tours, that's next. The boat tour was cool, a little short but I've never experienced anything like it so worth the visit.

Thank Wil V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our party of 6 visited in the rain so were very disappointed not to be able to walk the several available trails. Very pretty area. We enjoyed the boat ride into the cave though the low ceiling in one place made my claustrophobic self a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We r just getting started and the construction is annoying!!! Shut the tour dow to work to”hear” the tour guide and she is like she sounds automat. Finishes the review as I continue through the tour

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I very much enjoyed every bit of the tour we were enjoying ourselves so much I wish the boat tour had lasted a little longer but we had an amazing time, staff was very knowledgeable and friendly. I will be referring other people for sure.....definitely...More

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rosieandchris777
20 August 2017|
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Response from Rodney T | Reviewed this property |
Honestly the boat ride itself is only about 20 to 25 minutes.
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sharonhixenbaugh
18 May 2017|
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Response from simplyliving694326 | Reviewed this property |
It's not a particularly far walk, maybe a quarter of a mile from the LRC center where you pay. You don't have to pay for the trails. The boat tour is pretty neat but it doesn't last for a long time--maybe 15-20 min. It's... More
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Paulette J
15 May 2017|
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Response from glenlowfi | Reviewed this property |
Paulette, the boat ride would be difficult but by all means give them a call....super nice folks. There are some paved trails around the cave, and a cool bridge that would be very accessible but make sure your brakes are in... More
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