* Please continue to support local businesses here in Ky Cave Country by shopping with them online, buying gift cards & utilizing carry-out, curbside and delivery options at our restaurants. Most of our events and attraction operation has been suspended due to the current health crisis.  

We are sorry for the inconvenience, the safety of our guests & families are our number one priority. We will get through this, together....

Cave Country Trail Towns

There's much to see here. So, take your time, look around, and learn all there is to know about us and the many outdoor trails we have to offer. 


Mammoth Cave Area Kentucky Trail Towns:

Munfordville Trail Town: offering Green River Canoe & Kayak Adventure, Walking Trails, Hiking trails & Cycling

Cave City - Horse Cave Trail Town: offering Hiking, Biking, & Cycling Trails & access to 

Canoe & Kayak Livery

Brownsville - Edmonson County Trail Town: offering Green & Nolin River Canoe & Kayak Adventure, Mammoth Cave Equine Trails, Hiking,& Biking and Blue Holler ATV Park

Park City (certification pending): offering Mammoth Cave Railway Hike & Bike Trail & easy access to Equine trails & Canoe & Kayak Livery.


2020 Event Schedule Coming Soon!

2020 Trail Town Weekend Last Weekend of September

Looking back at 2019 Trail Town Weekend

Cave City Proud Glow Run

 

Friday September 27, 2019

 

5th Annual Cave City Proud Days Glow Run 

Hosted by Colonel Run Club of Caverna Elementary School and Caverna Elementary School 


Only those preregistered by September 19th, 2019 are guaranteed a Race T-Shirt.  

This is a Rain or Shine Fundraiser Event, There are absolutely No Refunds.


Race Day Schedule

4:00p - 5:30p - Packet pick-up at the Gazebo in downtown Cave City

5:45p - Late registration and packet pick-up CLOSES

6:00p - Glow Run starts!

7:00p - Awards and prizes


This trail run showcases Southern Ky outdoor trails, hiking trails and more.

 

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Saturday September 28, 2019

Ky Cave Country Pedal On-Road Bike Event

 

Start & Finish at Cave City Convention Center Pavilion!


8am (Central) Start


* This year's Cave Country Pedal offers a 12, 35 and 63 mile trail route

Register and find complete details at  active.com


* No guarantee of event T-shirts or shirt size with late registration


* On-site registration at Cave City Convention Center


* Post-ride meal voucher available for Cave City Proud events


Need more info, Contact  270-537.5651 for additional outdoor trails information

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Saturday September 28, 2019

Brownsville, Ky Cave Country Paddle

 

Brownsville, Ky Cave Country Paddle & Trail Town Certification Celebration
Shuttles available 8am to 10am (Central) Canoe or Kayak Green River

8am: Meet at Brownsville Boat Ramp beneath the highway bridge
Take Washington Street to Old Ferry Road for parking and shuttle
** No parking available at Houchin Ferry boat ramp

Rental: $25 per canoe or kayak

Shuttle: $10 for your own canoe or kayak

Register at Green River Canoeing: 270-590-5335 (voice or text)

Distance: 5 miles from Houchin Ferry to Brownsville Boat Ramp

(approximately a 2 hour float)

Noon: Trail Town Certification Celebration & Award Presentation at Community Center

FREE food and music at Courthouse Square (121 Main Cross St.)
Hosted by Edmonson County Chamber of Commerce / Tourism

Celebrating Southern Ky outdoor trails, hiking trails, biking and water trails.


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Saturday September 28, 2019

Brownsville, Ky Cave Country Horseback Trail Ride

 

Brownsville, Ky Cave Country Horseback Trail Ride
Mammoth Cave National Park - Maple Springs

Important Trail Ride Information
* You Must Register in advance by calling Mammoth Cave Horse Park
(888) 682-3958. Registration is $10.

* No registry can happen at Maple Spring Parking on the day of the event, you must be preregistered.

* Participants will park at Maple Springs day parking. Assembly will begin at noon.

The trail ride will depart at 1pm down Sal Hollow Trail, turn onto Turnhole Bend Trail and return to Maple Springs on the Buffalo Creek Trail outdoor trails.

For additional questions please contact Greg Davis at 270-590-6091.

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Sunday September 29, 2019

Mammoth Cave National Park Ky Mammoth-On

 

Mammoth Cave National Park Ky Mammoth-On
Cave, Hike & Bike Triathlon - up to 24 Miles
Start at The Lodge at Mammoth Cave National Park!
Mammoth-on: America’s only cave, hike, and bike triathlon.
The  Mammoth-on begins in front of the Mammoth Cave Lodge with a ranger-led  hike in Mammoth Cave. Upon leaving the cave, participants will hike two miles on their own through the woods. Next, participants ride their own  bikes along the Mammoth Cave Railroad Bike and Hike Trail, about twenty  miles round trip to the Grand Victorian Inn in Park City and back. Enjoy the beauty of our outdoor trails.

Not  quite ready to pedal twenty miles?
Ride half as far as you feel works  for you, and turn around.
Friends of Mammoth Cave will provide water  stations along the way at Sloan's Pond and Historic Diamond Caverns.
Want to ride further than twenty miles?
Alternate mixed-surface route is available.
Please note, this is not a race, but a fun, family-friendly event.
Helmets are recommended for the bike ride.

Event Details and Schedule
7:30 am: Packet pick-up and on-site registration begins
8:15 am: Safety briefing (required before entering Mammoth Cave)
8:30 am: Ranger-led hike on the historic route inside Mammoth Cave
9:00 am (approximate)
Group exits the cave; hikers continue at their own on the 2.3-mile woodland hiking trails.
9:30 am (approximate)
Hikers return to registration area, continue on their own bikes toward Park City (20 miles round-trip).
2:00 pm: Route sweepers close the course.

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