Kentucky Theme Parks

What better way to spend the weekends with your loved ones than going at theme parks in Kentucky? Currently, Kentucky houses 5 theme parks you could visit. Read on to find out more about them.

1. Beech Bend Raceway

Located in 798 Beech Bend Road, Bowling Green, Beech Bend is certainly a one of a kind amusement park that you will enjoy. They were named as the 5th Friendliest Park in the World by Amusement Today’s Golden Ticket Awards. They were also named the “Publisher’s Pick Park of the Year” in 2010. Their amusement rides include go-carts, mini-golf, and water slides.

They have games of skill and luck as well and a petting farm. They also stage live entertainment shows. Adjacent Beech Bend, you could enjoy stock car and drag racing. They also offer camping facilities where you could easily access their amenities. Whether you have your own tent or you need to rent in case you do not have one, you are guaranteed to have a good time.

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The park admission prices are as follows:

  • Adult Admission (54 inches and above) – $31.99
  • Child Admission (Under 54 inches) – $27.99
  • Senior Adult (Age 60 and over) – $27.99
  • Children (2 and under) – Free

2. Guntown Mountain

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You may visit them at 101 Huckleberry Knob Road, Cave City. This theme park is ten minutes away from Mammoth Cave National Park. This amusement park is a part of Americana, Guntown Mountain. Experience the picturesque view of the mountain by riding the skylift. Take yourself to the past by having that Old West feeling while enjoying the view. The main attraction of this theme park lies mostly in bringing to life memories from the Wild West.

This experience is made possible through realistic drama and gunfights right along the streets. Even town hangings are reenacted. There are magical medicine shows. See the dancers of the Lucky Lady Saloon as they portray their hilarious side. If you are more of the listener type, enjoy listening to the singers of the Country Music Show.

The park admission prices are as follows:

  • Adults – $14.95
  • Kids 11 and under – $9.95

kentuck-action-park3. Kentucky Action Park

Simply drop by 3057 Mammoth Cave Road in Cave City to have a one of a kind experience. Being one of the oldest and largest horse stables in Kentucky, it is here where you can enjoy Jesse James’ trails back in time. Participate in guided trails and relive history. You may also avail of the Outlaw Cave tours for a more historical experience. For the adventurous at heart, you may try the alpine slide and the zipline. Want to satisfy your need for speed? Try their go carts.

They also have bumper cars and boats. Meanwhile, if you are into a scenic view of the mountains, ride the chairlift. If you are an adrenaline junkie, try their trampoline and rockwall. If you are not too much of the active type, you may try the 18 hole mini-golf. Lastly, if you are in for an adventure that could last from 3 hours to 2 nights or more, depending on your preference, try their green river canoeing. Experience swimming, fishing, bird watching, camping, and all other outdoor activities you could think of. Cabins and camping sites are available for your convenience.

The park admission prices are as follows:
All-day pass – $24.95
(If you will not avail the all-day pass, single tickets vary in price, depending on the activity.)