9am - 5pm
Entrance Gate closes at 4:30pm
In response to COVID-19 all programs are cancelled. All cancellations will apply until further notice.
At this time, the Nature Center will also be closed to the public
. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.
As the days grow shorter, the Sanctuary's hours are beginning to change. Please be sure to keep up to date with park operating hours and plan your hikes accordingly.
Masks are required at all times while interacting with staff, in all common areas, and while in restrooms.
Follow the link below to find some route recommendations from the staff.
Please note there have been some changes to the trail system. Please refer to the new trail map to view the new trail system.
Maps are available at no cost and can be found at the information kiosk located outside the Nature Center.
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 a sign.
Brought to you by The Friends of Raven Run and The Lexington Division of Parks and Recreation
From Richmond: Take I-75 North to exit 99 and make a left turn from the ramp onto highway 25 (Old Richmond Road). Go approximately 8 miles and turn left onto 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 a sign.