Adult Nature Program at Lost River Cave

(270) 393-0077
2818 Nashville Road | Bowling Green, KY 42101
Location: Lost River Cave
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June 17 - December 2, 2018

Location: 2818 Nashville Road, Lost River Cave, KY

Phone: (270) 393-0077

Time: Each class begins at 1:00 PM

Lost River Cave’s Nature Center offers a number of programs and interpretive hikes for the adult nature enthusiast. These programs will not only get you outside enjoying nature; they provide a relaxed atmosphere to spend time with friends and even make new ones!

Registration is required for each individual program. Prices and times may vary. For more information contact Annie or Delaney at 270.393.0077.

2018 Adult Nature Program Schedule

March 25, 2018: Leave No Trace
Program Cost: $15 • 1:00pm-3:00pm
Learn the Seven Principles of Leave no Trace with a certified expert.

April 15, 2018: Spring Wildflower Hike
Program Cost: $15 • 1:00pm-3:00pm
Enjoy the beauty of spring with this guided wildflower hike through the forest of the Lost River Cave Valley.

June 17, 2018: Past-the-Dam Cave Walk
Program Cost: $75 • 1:00pm-4:00pm
Explore the Lost River Cave past the boat tour dam. Walk with staff experienced in caving, cave geology, and cave biology to see what we can find. Walk will be wet and strenuous, requires no experience in caving. All equipment provided.

October 14, 2018: Natural Fabric Dyeing
Program Cost: $50 • 1:00pm-3:00pm
Create your own wearable nature. Did you know that a great source for dyes can be found right in your own back yard? Roots, nuts, leaves, and flowers are just a few common natural ways to get many colors. Join us to dye your own silk and learn what plants to grow for your own dye garden.

November 18, 2018: Past-the-Dam Cave Walk
Program Cost: $75 • 1:00pm-4:00pm
Explore the Lost River Cave past the boat tour dam. Walk with staff experienced in caving, cave geology, and cave biology to see what we can find. Walk will be wet and strenuous, requires no experience in caving. All equipment provided.
 
December 2, 2018: The Civil War at Lost River Cave
Class: 1:00pm-3:00pm • Smoke Writing Tour (Optional): 3:00pm-4:30pm
Class Cost: $10 • Smoke Writing Tour Cost: $10
Discover the history and the role of Lost River Cave during the Civil War. For those who want to expand their experience, join experienced staff members in a trip to the upper passageway of the cave where civil war soldiers left their mark on the cave wall. This activity is strenuous and helmets and headlamps will be provided.

Adult Nature Program at Lost River Cave