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The Flyingfishman
Mammoth Cave National Park
Blanton Forest State Nature Preserve
Black Mountain, Kentucky
Pine Mountain State Resort Park
Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine visits the Red River Gorge
Rockcastle Narrows
The Appalachian Trail
Big South Fork Honey Creek Loop
Ledford Arches RRG
Pine Mountain, KY
Yellowbank Wildlife Management Area
Kentuckiana Caves
Red River Gorge Trails & map
Big South Fork
Otter Creek - Outdoor Recreation Area
Cumberland Gap NHP
Mammoth Cave National Park
Red Byrd Arch
Cumberland Falls and area
Lost River Cave
My Old Kentucky Home lyrics and mp3
Cloud Splitter
Mantle Rock
Cumberland Falls Moonbow Trail
Indian Staircase 10-21-04
Natural Bridge...Slade, KY
Auxier Ridge, Double, Star Gap, Gray's, and Rock Bridge Arches
Timmon's and Adena Arches
Swift Camp Creek Trail
Other landmarks in Red River Gorge
Tioga Falls/Bridges to the past
Carter Caves State Resort Park
Lake Cumberland State Resort Park
Bernheim Forest - Clermont, KY
Vernon-Douglas State Nature Preserve
Red Byrd Arch trip Via Ridgetop ...12-20-08 trip report
A Creek Runs through it

A great deal of Kentucky is made up of Karst topography better known as Cave area. At one time the area was under water. The bones, shells and other matter sank to the bottom to form sediment. As the areas rose above sea level that sediment hardened and became what we call Limestone. Water worked it's way through the cracks in the limestone and created one of the Seven natural Wonders of The World…Mammoth Cave. It is the longest cave system in the world. Most of Mammoth Cave is dry and void of Stalagmites and Stalactites because a large sandstone cap covers most of the cave. One area where the cap does not exist is the area above the Frozen Niagara. It is a must see if you are going to Mammoth Cave NP. One tip: buy your tickets for the frozen Niagara in advance online by visiting their website:

You will also find plenty to do above ground as well. Hiking, Biking, Fishing, Camping and much more. If you live in Kentucky and have not visited this place you are really missing out. 

Mammoth Cave National Park website

Park Entrance

Historic Entrance to the cave

New Entrance cave tour

Frozen Niagara

More cave formations

Plenty of wildlife

Old Hercules

Frozen Niagara


More cave beauty