Carter Caves State Resort Park, Olive Hill

#16 of 62 in Nature in Kentucky
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  • We didn't make it in time to do the Cascade tour so we chose the X-Cave tour. First off, this was a fairly cheap tour. This was not a ornate cave, but it was unique. We have toured a lot of caves, so ...  more »
  • Carter Caves is a must visit park in the Kentucky State Park system. Our family of four went on the Casades Cave tour, hiked several trails, played tennis and mini golf and just enjoyed the views from...  more »
  • This is a beautifully maintained resort lodge and welcome center. The staff is courteous and super helpful. I went during a music fest and it was great seeing these musicians jamming together. A full day of events took place around the lodge. It was a delightful afternoon. I will be going back to see more of the natural beauty this park has to offer. I saw a red fox on the drive up and that just made my day. Natural and well maintained in one place. Exceptional.
  • This place is really quite a gem. They have quite impressive caverns, cliffs, gorges, and other various massive mineral formations. They have a number of enjoyable trails, and a fair amount of wildlife. I think it would make a good place to set up during the Apocalypse, and have incorporated it into my plans. We stayed in the cabins, which were quite nice except for one thing: there was an infestation.

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