- TripBuzz found 8 things to do with kids in or near Slade, Kentucky, including 4 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Campton, Beattyville and Morehead.
- From Red River Outdoors to Kentucky Reptile Zoo, the Slade area offers 39 different types of family activities, including: Amusement Parks (All Ages), Zoos, Camping Site and National & State Parks.
- Home to the Natural Bridge Slade Resort park, the community of Slade is an agricultural and tourist area in Kentucky's north central region. Located next to the Rid River Gorge, the park is surrounded by the lush forest and stately pines of the Daniel Boone National Forest. The area is most popular for camping, hiking, fishing, boating and scoping out the local wildlife.
Red River Outdoors is an outdoor adventure outfitter that offers cabin rentals as well as adventure travel services. The company leads guided rock climbing expeditions, canoe tours, and private group camping experiences.
The visitors of the Kentucky Reptile Zoo can admire one of the largest collections of venomous snakes, as well as other types of reptiles, such as the 18 foot-long reticulated python. The Turtle Tracks Area has both tortoises and aquatic turtles.
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2135 Natural Bridge Road, Slade, KY 40376 MoreLess Info
On its 2,300 acres, the Natural Bridge State Resort Park has camping sites, a mini golf course, picnic areas, and a sky lift. There are also more than 19 miles of trails which can be used for bird watching. Swimming and canoeing are two of the other popular activities.
Wild Things! of Kentucky features a gift shop and nature center that houses a variety of wildlife including snakes, bees, turtles, fish, and spiders. There is also a gem mining area and a dinosaur exhibition.
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1952 Old Hwy. 11, Beattyville, KY MoreLess Info
There's nothing like a good game of bowling to make you feel like a kid again, do just that at the Lee County Recreation Center. Enjoy ten lanes of bowling, a game room, a fitness area, and even a tutoring centre with computers.
The Bluegrass Heritage Museum gives visitors an insight to Central Kentucky's rich history. The museum features various themed rooms and exhibits included quilting displays, a Civil War exhibit and agricultural displays.