National Natural Landmarks

Red River Gorge

Red River Gorge
Red River Gorge

Red River Gorge, located within the Daniel Boone National Forest, contains examples of many geological formations, including 41 natural bridges. The site also supports an extremely diverse flora, including endemic, rare and relict species.

Location: Menifee County, KY ; Menifee County, KY ; Powell County, KY ; Powell County, KY ; Wolfe County, KY ; Wolfe County, KY

Year designated: 1976

Acres: 37,224

Ownership: Federal, Private




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