The Gladie Visitor Center serves as the information and education hub for the Red River Gorge Geological Area. At Gladie, visitors can obtain information, maps, and backcountry camping permits. Numerous exhibits provide opportunities for visitors to learn about the nature and history of the gorge. Visitors may also enjoy a variety of films in the center’s theater. Special events that are free to the public are held throughout the year. The Gladie Visitor Center is open March through November. Please call 606-663-8100 for hours.