Underground Kayaking at Red River Gorge in Kentucky

In the heart of Kentucky’s stunning natural landscapes lies an adventure like no other: the Red River Gorge Underground Kayak Tour. If you’re someone who loves exciting journeys, this tour is perfect for you. It takes you through an old limestone mine for a magical hour you won’t forget.

An Expedition Like No Other

Imagine gliding across calm waters, surrounded by a cave’s cool, silent beauty, where history whispers from every corner. That’s the Red River Gorge Kayak Tour. It offers a special chance to navigate underground rivers, rich in history and natural splendor. With experienced guides leading the way and headlamps to uncover hidden gems, every turn brings a new discovery.

Underground Kayaking at Red River Gorge in Kentucky

For Adventurers of All Ages

This amazing tour welcomes families, school groups, couples, and solo adventurers. The only requirement is that you be at least 5 years old. Red River Gorge limits groups to 12 people to maintain a cozy and engaging atmosphere. It’s a great way to connect with friends or family in an extraordinary place.

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Underground Kayaking at Red River Gorge in Kentucky

Safety and Inclusion

Single kayaks have a weight limit of 300 lbs, while double kayaks can accommodate up to 475 lbs. Additionally, you must be at least 5 years old to participate in this adventure. 

Regardless of one’s level of fitness or kayaking experience, the adventures are designed to be inclusive. Seasoned paddlers will find the exploration engaging, while first-timers will discover that navigating the tranquil waters is an adventure that’s both thrilling and manageable.

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Underground Kayaking at Red River Gorge in Kentucky

What’s Included in Your Journey

Red River Gorge equips every adventurer with essential gear for their underground journey, including a kayak, paddle, Personal Flotation Device (PFD), helmet, and headlamp. If you prefer a shared experience, you can request a tandem kayak.

Tour Options

At Red River Gorge, adventurers have the choice between standard and deluxe packages for kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding. Deluxe packages extend the fun to 1.5 hours and feature a bonus upgrade to a Crystal Clear LED paddleboard or kayak for an enhanced experience. Details of all available tour options are conveniently listed on their website.

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Underground Kayaking at Red River Gorge in Kentucky

More activities at Red River Gorge

Beyond the unique underground kayaking, Red River Gorge offers various outdoor adventures. From the exhilarating Zip Line Tours that provide panoramic aerial views to the educational Underground Paddle and Boat Tours in an ancient limestone mine, excitement abounds. For those after a tamer thrill, there’s the Adventure Mini Golf 18-hole Course, perfect for family fun. 

For more information about Red River Gorge, visit redrivergorgevacations.com.


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