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Natural Bridge State Resort Park

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Great way to spend a day

My wife and I spent over 5 hours this past weekend hiking various trails throughout the park. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Western Pa.
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Beautiful! Worth the hike

We visited Natural Bridge for the first time this weekend for our first anniversary. We aren’t... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2018
Greenville, KY
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“red river gorge”(35 reviews)
Features a great natural sandstone arch that stands over the mountain.
2135 Natural Bridge Rd, Slade, KY 40376-9026
+1 606-663-2214
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I spent over 5 hours this past weekend hiking various trails throughout the park. The first of three trails that we hit were the Original Trail that starts at the Hemlock Lodge and leads you to the impressive Natural Bridge. Once at...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

We visited Natural Bridge for the first time this weekend for our first anniversary. We aren’t hikers but it was on my bucket list so we decided to give it a try! We took the wrong trail from the parking lot of the lodge and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank momof2girls08
Reviewed November 9, 2018

After climbing up to the natural bridge, we returned to the resort's restaurant in the lodge resort has a great buffet. It is real Kentucky food: fried chicken, catfish with hush puppies, and real homemade banana pudding. The view as beautiful. The lodge is located...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KadieKay
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Spent one night at the lodge. View from the room's deck was outstanding, but the accommodations went down from there. Room was very chilly on check in and was never able to get it comfortable enough to remove my heavy sweatshirt. Either the thermostat was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank V6025FWstevenm
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our hike to Natural Bridge. The hike up was well worth the view when we arrived. We did this in the late afternoon, and managed to make it back fown to our car before the park closed. The walk is medium, not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Becky H
Reviewed November 6, 2018

There are a number of Natural Bridges in the Eastern States...but Natural Bridge State Park by far has the most scenic and enjoyable of all of them. There is a large parking lot and souvenir shop with snacks at the base located at the parking...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Jim P
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Natural Bridge is the calling card for this area but there are many interesting and some challenging ways to get to it. You can hike up and down on several trails or ride up on the tram. The tram ride gets you to the top...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marg L
Reviewed October 25, 2018

we rode the ski lift to the top of natural bridge. there are several trails you can take up there . the trails lead to nice scenic vistas as well as the natural bridge which you can view from top to the bottom.a nice park...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 23douglasr
Reviewed October 25, 2018

This is definitely worth seeing. We hiked the .75 miles to the bridge on the Original Trail. It was a little steep gaining 400' but not difficult. You can take the tram but we prefer hiking through the forest. It was an absolutely beautiful bridge....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Rita J
Reviewed October 23, 2018

I went camping nearby for 2 nights with my 3 adult sons and a family friend and his son. We spent all day hiking the Natural Bridge Trail to the top and the surrounding areas. Beautiful views and simply amazing how this was all formed....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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August 23, 2018|
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Response from X4290JFjamess | Reviewed this property |
Yes! There are several trails that are open for hiking, picnic areas, a bar and dining room.
Laura D
August 9, 2018|
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Response from WebbTravelers | Reviewed this property |
Laura: We did not do any fishing. I would think with the Red River close there should be some good fishing.
Laura D
August 8, 2018|
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Response from WebbTravelers | Reviewed this property |
Laura: I honestly don’t remember seeing any more than 2 people per chair. You may be able to find their policies and age limits in their website. I’m sorry I was not more helpful. My wife and I loved it.