Experience the Wild

All New Adult Nature Programs in 2019!

Lost River Cave’s Nature Center offers a number of programs and interpretive hikes for the adult nature enthusiast. These programs will not only get you outside enjoying nature; they provide a relaxed atmosphere to spend time with friends and even make new ones!

Registration is required for each individual program. Prices and times may vary.

For more information:
Contact Annie or Delaney at 270.393.0077.

2019 Adult Nature Program Schedule

April 14, 2019: Wildflower Walk

Program Cost: $15 • 1:00pm-3:00pm

Enjoy the beauty of spring with this guided wildflower hike through the forest of the Lost River Cave valley. 

November 10, 2019: Natural Fabric Dyeing

Program Cost: $50 • 1:00pm-3:00pm

Create your own wearable nature. Did you know that a great source for dyes can be found right in your own back yard? Roots, nuts, leaves, and flowers are just a few common natural ways to get many colors. Join us to dye your own silk and learn what plants to grow for your own dye garden.

December 1 2019: The Peoples of Lost River Cave

Class: 1:00pm-3:00pm • Smoke Writing Tour (Optional): 3:00pm-4:30pm

Class Cost: $10 • Smoke Writing Tour Cost: $15

Lost River Cave has been a unique resource to people throughout time- from pre-history to now. Native Americans, European settlers, and soldiers from the Civil War all found a home at Lost River Cave, no matter how short a time.

As an additional tour, join us in the upper cave passageway to see smoke writing signatures and hear the history of many Civil War soldiers. Helmets and head lamps provided. Knee pads and gloves recommended.