Flying Squirrel and Lightning Bug Ziplines return this March!

Lost River Cave • 2818 Nashville Road • Bowling Green • KY • 42101 • I-65, Exit 22

Reserve your tickets ahead of time and receive $10 off $30 purchase in the Gift Shop and more! 

Lost River Cave is a non-profit organization and is funded by ticket sales. 

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The Lost River Cave Flying Squirrel Zipline is your destination for adrenaline-pumping fun. Fly through the treetops and zip over the Valley’s largest blue hole surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty.

Our professional guides lead you on an exhilarating trip through the forest canopy. Your 3-zip adventure begins when you step off an 80-foot bluff that sends you soaring through the trees.

Tickets are sold online and at the Park on a first come, first served basis.

All participants must complete a waiver and health history form to be able to zip. If a participant is under the age of 18, a legal parent or guardian must complete the waiver and health history form for the participant.

Know Before You Go!

The following apply to all zipline tours, all participants must:

  • Meet weight and age requirements. (All participants must be between 70 lbs-250lbs) Have someone a little zipper with you? Then check out the Lightning Bug Zipline! (Below)
  • Wear appropriate footwear (i.e. close-toed, lace-up shoes).
    • Don’t have shoes? We’ve got you covered! We will rent you a pair for an additional $5!
  • Arrive at zip shed 20 minutes prior to time of tour to complete paperwork. (Help us save paper and sign the waiver ahead of time when you book your tour!)
  • Fill out and sign waiver and health history form.
  • If you are under 18, a parent or legal guardian must complete the participant waiver.
  • Adult must accompany participants 12 years old or under Flying Squirrel course

BE ADVISED: You cannot participate if you are pregnant, have recent, recurring, or existing injuries, have a serious muskuloskeletal disorder, epilepsy, or seizure-related disorder that prevents you from driving, have hemophilia, or are currently taking high doses of blood thinning medication or anticoagulant, have a known health condition that requires immediate medical attention in the event of an emergency, of if you are under the influence of alcohol, illegal drugs, or prescription medications that may limit your mental or physical abilities.

Lightning Bug Zipline
Participants must be between the ages of 3 & 10 and weigh under 70 lbs.
Flying Squirrel Zipline
Participants must be at least 8 years old* and between 70 lbs & 250 lbs.
*Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult on the Flying Squirrel Zipline.

2020 Spring Hours

DaysTimes (CST)
Flying Squirrel Zipline Tours
10:00AM - 4:00PM
Lightning Bug Zipline Tours
12:15 pm, 1:15 pm, 2:15 pm, 3:15 pm
* Weather may postpone public tours, call ahead to confirm public tour times.
Visitor Center & Gift ShopMonday - Saturday8:30AM-6:30PM
Visitor Center & Gift ShopSunday8:30AM-6:30PM
Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day & New Year's Day - Closed early Christmas Eve & New Year's Eve


 The Lightning Bug Zipline

The Lightning Bug Zipline is a perfect way for little zippers to learn the ropes!

Participants must be between the ages of 3 & 10 and weigh under 70 pounds. A parent or legal guardian is required to be present for the duration of the child’s zipping experience and will have to sign a waiver and release of liability.

A waiver and health history form must be signed and completed by a legal parent or guardian for all participants.

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