Plan great Kentucky getaways to Hart County in scenic south-central Kentucky, located on I-65 midway between Louisville and Nashville in the Kentucky caves and caverns area along the edge of Mammoth Cave National Park, an International Biosphere and World Heritage Site. Hart County has three “show caves”: Hidden River Cave, Mammoth Onyx Cave, and Cub Run Cave. Explore the Outback at Kentucky Down Under Adventure Zoo where you can get up close and personal with animals from Australia, Kentucky and around the world. Zipline along the treetop canopy at the edge of Mammoth Cave National Park or zip and rappel across the area's largest cave entrance at Hidden River Cave. Explore our above ground and below ground trails – from guided tours through Kentucky caves and caverns to canoeing historic, hiking, walking, and quilt trails. Try our smoky barbecue and home cooking, or pick up Kentucky goodies at our roadside market. Come see what makes Hart County one of the best Kentucky getaways you’ll ever experience!