AROUND SILOAM VALLEY
ARK ENCOUNTER & CREATION MUSEUM
Northern and Central Kentucky are packed with places to go and great ways to spend a day. The nearest attraction to our Siloam Valley Cabins is the Ark Encounter. Ark Encounter features a full-size Noah’s Ark, built according to the dimensions given in the Bible. Spanning 510 feet long, 85 feet wide, and 51 feet high, this modern engineering marvel amazes visitors young and old. Another popular nearby venue is the Creation Museum. This state-of-the-art gallery allows you to venture through biblical history, stunning exhibits, botanical gardens, planetarium, zoo, zip line adventure course, and much more. This 75,000-square-foot facility has welcomed millions of guests since opening.
Feeling adventurous? Paddle your way through the mine in a kayak on this unforgettable one-hour tour. Make your way through the darkness as our expert guides lead the way illuminating the unique features of the Gorge Underground. There are new discoveries to be made around every corner of this one-of-a-kind mountainside cavern.
The fishing scene and waterfall views at Lake Cumberland never disappoints. Lake Cumberland also has 129 campsites with utility hook-ups available with 3 service building supplying showers and restrooms. Enjoy Lake Cumberland fishing, boating, swimming, hiking and more in one of the best Kentucky state parks!
The Zoological Society of Cincinnati was founded in 1873 and officially opened its doors in 1875, making the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden the second oldest Zoo in the United States. Today, the Zoo showcases hundreds of animals, insects, and plant species. Many of these rare animals are endangered, so plan your visit and help a critter.
Hike the scenic trail to Natural Bride or ride the skylift. The Red River Gorge area is known worldwide for its climbing scene and many trails. Don't forget to eat at Miguels Pizza! Enjoy square dancing at Hoedown Island or hike Henson’s Arch or tour the Natural Bridge Cave.
From the big thrills of Orion, Diamondback and The Beast to the little thrills in Planet Snoopy, Kings Island has the kind of fun you are looking for in a place where the fun never ends!
Plus, with 36 water slides, two wave pools, rushing rivers and relaxing lagoons, you can catch some waves or just catch some rays at Soak City Water Park. It's your tropical getaway to enjoy your way.
If you’re looking for that special place to take your family, friends, group or just need a day for yourself to experience true horseback riding (NOT in a ring, a circle, or a backyard view, but on acres of scenic beautiful trails appropriate for all experience levels) then you must experience riding at Whispering Woods Riding Stables!
We offer miles of trails on over 250 acres! Our trails are heavily wooded with hills, creeks, lots of beautiful hardwood trees, and wildlife. Deer, fox and turkey are often spotted on our trails. Our trails are suitable for beginners but challenging enough to be interesting for more experienced riders.