Charlie Miller Butterfly Habitat

The 2018 Charlier Miller Butterfly Habitat will open Memorial Day weekend! View native Kentucky plants and butterflies as you stroll through the open air enclosure. Public and private butterfly releases periodically. Thank you to all who donated to make this community favorite possible again this year. Learn More

Nature Trading Post 

The Nature Trading Post empowers children to learn about and share their exciting outdoor discoveries. This attraction is open the 2nd and 4th Saturday, April-October, from 1-4 pm.  Learn More

Scarecrow Trail 2018

Our 2018 Scarecrow Trail is set to be the best one yet! Create a ‘crow as a business, with a group of friends, or make it all your own. Registration open now! Learn More

Great American Campout 2018

Join us for our annual Great American Campout. This event is a local favorite and is always full of fun and festivities. For one night only groups can camp at Lost River Cave and Valley, take part in craft activities, campfire cooking, storytelling and more!

Karst STEM Camp

Twelve high school students interested in engineering and sciences will be selected for a five-day camp during which they will learn about preventing engineering hazards. Learn More

Yoga in Lost River Cave

Join us in the Cavern Nite Club for 60 minutes of all-levels yoga. Bring your yoga mat and venture down into this unforgettable experience. Door prizes will be given away, and a portion of proceeds go to support Lost River Cave! Please register in advance. Learn More

Adult Nature Programs

All new Adult Nature Program Series for 2018! Join Lost River Cave throughout the year for adventures exploring and learning about the outdoors. Registration is required for each individual program. Learn More

Junior Naturalist Program

Designed for children ages 6-12 who meet every other month to discover, investigate and enjoy fun nature-centered adventures. The programs give children hands-on experiences as they explore and learn about nature. Learn More


Water Wheel Rounds at Lost River Cave

Hear original music performed by the talented songwriters who wrote it. Each unique performance will feature local artists, guests from Nashville, and as far away as Toronto, Canada. Learn More