3885 Raven Run Way, Lexington, KY 40515


Raven Run Nature Sanctuary

Brought to you by The Friends of Raven Run 


The Lexington Division of Parks and Recreation

Hours of Operation


9am to 6pm.  Trails Close at 5:30


9am to 7pm.  Trails Close 6:30

June - August

9am to 8pm.  Trails Close at 7:30


9am to 7pm.  Trails Close at 6:30


9am to 6pm.  Trails Close at 5:30

November - March

9am to 5pm.  Trails close at 4:30

2019 Upcoming Events


29th   Stargazing                       9:00 p.m.


6th Creatures of the Night         9:00 pm

16th Evening with the Experts  6:30 pm   

27th Little Explorers                  10:00 am  

27th Stargazing                           9:00 pm


3rd    Perseids Meteor Shower Watch     9:00 pm

24th  Little Explorers                                  10:00 am

31st   Stargazing                                          8:00 pm

See what else is going on with Lexington Parks and Recreation

Our Location

We are open every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and the Day after Christmas.

From Lexington: Take Richmond Road east (out of town) and turn right onto highway 25 (Old Richmond Road, across from Jacobson Park).  Go approximately 3 1/2 miles and turn right on to Jack's Creek Pike.  Go about 5 1/2 miles on Jack's Creek Pike and Raven Run is located on the Left.  The entrance is marked by the sign atop the website.  An interactive map is available on the contacts page.