Smoky Bridge On-Rope Adventure May 6 at Carter Caves

OLIVE HILL, Ky. (March 14, 2017) – Tickets are now available for the Smoky Bridge On-Rope Adventure on May 6 at Carter Caves State Resort Park.


The Smoky Bridge High Line is a 200-foot zip-line stretching across the gorge down behind the park’s lodge. Guests will be strapped in for a ride to remember as you drop 50 feet in elevation and cruise by the park’s largest natural arch, Smoky Bridge. Bring a camera for great photo opportunities. 


New this year is the “Down 4 Dummies” rappel. Experience being on-rope as you rappel a 50-foot drop off Smoky Bridge.  

There is a weight limit of 250 pounds. Guests must also fit in the harness. Participants must wear close-toed shoes; no flip-flops or sandals. 


Tickets for the Smoky Bridge High Line are $15. Riders get two consecutive rides per ticket.  Limited tickets available.  Tickets for the Down 4 Dummies rappel are $15 per person. Riders get two consecutive rides per ticket. Limited tickets available. 


Ticket prices go up by $5 on the day of the event. Call 800-325-0059 to make your reservation.


Carter Caves State Resort Park is located at 344 Caveland Drive in Olive Hill. The park has a lodge with a restaurant, cottages and campground. Besides cave tours, activities include hiking, boating and fishing.


The Smoky Bridge High Line




Contact: Coy Ainsley, coy.ainsley@ky.gov



The Kentucky State Park System is composed of 49 state parks plus an interstate park shared with Virginia. The Department of Parks, an agency of the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet, operates 17 resort parks with lodges -- more than any other state. For more information on Kentucky parks, visit our website at http://www.parks.ky.gov




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