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Address: Mammoth Cave National Park, KY
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Echo River in Mammoth Cave National Park runs through Mammoth Cave and...

Echo River in Mammoth Cave National Park runs through Mammoth Cave and snorkelers will find lots of the appropriately-named blind fish in its dark waters.

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Nice surroundings and great for picture taking or painting. If you want a place to meditate this is it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Cantonment, Florida
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Cantonment, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice surroundings and great for picture taking or painting. If you want a place to meditate this is it.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

If you want something to do above ground on your trip to Mammoth cave, this is a good option. Not too much traffic and you get a few good views of the river. Check out river styx while your in the area and see where the cave and river react. Nothing to exciting to see here, but its a nice... More 

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Dunkirk, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I was looking to waste some time hiking while my family was in the caves, and this trail was a good one. Nothing spectacular, but still a nice hike through the Kentucky hills.

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014 via mobile

This is a nice short trail to the Echo river spring. Parking is at the Mammoth Cave Ferry. There are a couple benches along the way. There are waysides explaining the hydrology. A very peaceful place.

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