Cumberland Gap National Historical Park, Middlesboro

#7 of 62 in Nature in Kentucky
At Cumberland Gap, the first great gateway to the west, follow the buffalo, the Native American, the longhunter, the pioneer... all traveled this route through the mountains into the wilderness of Kentucky. Modern day explorers and travelers stand in awe at this great gateway and the many miles of trails and scenic features found in the park.
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  • This ranger lead cave tour was awe inspiring. You enter in the 4th level and go up to the third and then second level. In addition to numerous gorgeous formations we saw a cave creatures: sleeping bat...  more »
  • The park rangers were fantastic! My daughter decided to become a junior ranger and they were so nice and enthusiastic about it. The museum is small but informative. The videos about the area and Danie...  more »

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