Even though the Red River Gorge is not technically in Clark County, we lay claim to being so close that Winchester is the perfect pit stop for your trip supplies. Just a 35 minute drive to Winchester from the Gorge. Grab a cold drink and some delicious food before or after your day at the Gorge.
Nestled in the lush Daniel Boone National Forest, the Red River Gorge has amazed visitors ever since Boone himself first set foot here in the late 1700s. Today, “The Red” consistently ranks among the top climbing and rappelling destinations in the world, with rock formations ranging from rugged cliffs to natural bridges to the largest collection of sandstone arches east of the Rockies.