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Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves

Lost River

Explore the Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves!The Lost River is a young adventurers dream location.  At the Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves, explorers can journey down to the Lost River.  The Lost River Gorge is an geological trip back in time.  You can explore steep walled gorges and rugged boulder caves still lit by lanterns and guided by boardwalks.  Your trip through the Lost River Gorge is a 3/4 mile journey that can be as easy or difficult as you would like to make it.  Stay on the boardwalk, or step off the path and accept the challenge of the Dungeon and the Lemon Squeezer; it’s up to you.

To make your adventure more enjoyable, sturdy footwear and outdoor clothing are recommended.  Exploration the way nature intended it.   

The Lost RiverThe river is always nearby.  You can hear it babbling over the rocks even though it may not be in sight. 

The Lost River offers more than just caves and boardwalks. Enjoy a stroll on the Ecology trail, or watch a video on the history of Lost River in the Forest Society’s Log Cabin.

How about a mining adventure?

Panning for gemstones or fossils at the Lost River Mining Company is enjoyed by children and adults of all ages.  What will you find?  Each bag of mining rough is different, so you never know what you will find.  Let your search for a treasure begin!   

Before you leave Lost River, be sure to stop by the Country Store Gift Shop where you can find many unique gifts.

Lost River Gorge offers discounts to schools, camps and other groups who book their outings in advance.

Find out more about the Lost River and how it got it’s name by visiting the Lost River web site.

Adventure awaits!





An Educational Site by:
Cold River Mining Company
246 Silver Street
Greenfield, MA 01301
Phone (413) 219-3315

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