Tickets / Hours of Operation
Covid-19 Update: Know Before You Go
Lost River Gorge is now CLOSED for the 2020 season! Stay tuned for more details regarding 2021 operations.
Hours of Operation:
Open 9am-4pm Thursday through Monday (through October 18, 2020)
Entrance to the Main Building is for guests with advance reservations ONLY; we can NOT accept walk-ins. The Main Building closes at 4pm; last tickets have until 5pm to walk the Gorge.
General Admissions Rates
Ages 4+: $20.00
Ages 3, 2, & 1: FREE
• Reservations can ONLY be made in advance online. There are no in-person ticket sales
• Reservations must be made for a specific arrival time on a specific date
• Entry is NOT guaranteed should you miss your arrival time
• Reservation check-in is available in the Main Building – please follow directional signage
Sturdy footwear and outdoor clothing are recommended and no strollers are allowed in the gorge. The 1 mile walk through the gorge includes over 1,000 stairs. The boardwalk trail descends 300 vertical feet into the gorge. Visitors will gradually climb this 300 feet as they make their way out of the gorge. Visitors will encounter slippery footing and natural and manmade obstacles.
Lost River Gorge is a smoke-free environment and designated service dogs are the ONLY animals allowed in the gorge.