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1,082 mi 1,741 km of trail 49 Featured Hikes

Gems 7 Gems Easy Trails 255 Trails Intermediate Trails 151 Trails Hard Trails 15 Trails
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Featured Hikes in Kentucky - 33

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Favorite View of Courthouse Rock from Auxier Ridge near Haystack Rock

Auxier - Courthouse Loop

4.8 mi 7.7 km • Loop • 669 ft Ascent 203.81 m Ascent

Singletrack Stanton, KY

( 37 )
Favorite Across the gorge.

Hanson's Point Loop

9.7 mi 15.6 km • Loop • 1,782 ft Ascent 543.2 m Ascent

Singletrack Frenchburg, KY

( 9 )
Favorite Yahoo Falls cascades over the trail tucked into the shelter of the cave.

Yahoo Falls Loop

1.1 mi 1.7 km • Loop • 176 ft Ascent 53.5 m Ascent

Singletrack Whitley City, KY

( 8 )
Favorite A sturdy bridge aids your passage along the trail.

Harrods Creek Park

3.6 mi 5.8 km • Loop • 281 ft Ascent 85.57 m Ascent

Singletrack Prospect, KY

( 3 )
Favorite View of Chimney Top overlook from across the valley

Chimney Top Trail #235

0.6 mi 1.0 km • Loop • 58 ft Ascent 17.57 m Ascent

Singletrack Frenchburg, KY

( 14 )
Favorite Bear Creek Loop Trail

Bear Creek Loop

6.9 mi 11.1 km • Loop • 455 ft Ascent 138.81 m Ascent

Singletrack Dover, TN

( 2 )
Favorite Sunrise from Natural Bridge

Hood Branch Loop

4.0 mi 6.4 km • Point to Point • 635 ft Ascent 193.52 m Ascent

Singletrack Campton, KY

( 8 )
Favorite Penitentiary Branch

Holly Trail Loop, Shortcut, and Osage Trail

2.5 mi 4.0 km • Point to Point • 392 ft Ascent 119.37 m Ascent

Singletrack Frankfort, KY

( 1 )

Trails in Kentucky - 372

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1.3 mi 2.1 km #1 Rock Bridge Trail #207
Campton, KY
1.3 mi 2.1 km Campton, KY
All Clear
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Dry
56 days ago
16 
0.9 mi 1.4 km #2 Double Arch Trail #201
Stanton, KY
0.9 mi 1.4 km Stanton, KY
All Clear
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Dry
2 days ago
16 
2.0 mi 3.2 km #3 Auxier Ridge Trail #204
Stanton, KY
2.0 mi 3.2 km Stanton, KY
All Clear
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82 days ago
13 
0.8 mi 1.4 km #4 Hanson's Point Spur
Campton, KY
0.8 mi 1.4 km Campton, KY
Unknown
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10 
1.1 mi 1.8 km #5 Echo River Springs Trail
Brownsville, KY
1.1 mi 1.8 km Brownsville, KY
Unknown
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9.1 mi 14.6 km #6 Sheltowee Trace NRT: Section 27
Corbin, KY
9.1 mi 14.6 km Corbin, KY
Unknown
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26.7 mi 42.9 km #7 Pine Mountain State Scenic Trail: Birch Knob Section
Pikeville, KY
26.7 mi 42.9 km Pikeville, KY
Unknown
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2.0 mi 3.2 km #8 Courthouse Rock Trail #202
Stanton, KY
2.0 mi 3.2 km Stanton, KY
Minor Issues
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Fallen Trees
32 days ago
0.7 mi 1.1 km #9 Valley of the Giants Trail
Jeffersontown, KY
0.7 mi 1.1 km Jeffersontown, KY
Unknown
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6.7 mi 10.8 km #10 Swift Camp Creek Trail #219
Campton, KY
6.7 mi 10.8 km Campton, KY
Minor Issues
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Fallen Trees - Some mud though not nearly as much expected based on other comments. Only one really bad blowdown that slowed us down, but lots of older trees across the trail as well that require you to step over or sit an swing your legs over.
44 days ago
1.3 mi 2.1 km #11 John Holder Trail
Winchester, KY
1.3 mi 2.1 km Winchester, KY
Unknown
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5.8 mi 9.4 km #12 Sheltowee Trace NRT: Section 28
Whitley City, KY
5.8 mi 9.4 km Whitley City, KY
Unknown
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1.6 mi 2.5 km #13 Limestone Gorge Trail
Mount Washington, KY
1.6 mi 2.5 km Mount Washington, KY
Unknown
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7.9 mi 12.7 km #14 Rough Trail #221
Campton, KY
7.9 mi 12.7 km Campton, KY
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
56 days ago
12 
1.5 mi 2.5 km #15 Eagle Falls Trail
Whitley City, KY
1.5 mi 2.5 km Whitley City, KY
All Clear
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Muddy
73 days ago
11 
6.0 mi 9.6 km #16 Sand Gap Trail
Campton, KY
6.0 mi 9.6 km Campton, KY
Unknown
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2.1 mi 3.4 km #17 Central Hardwoods Scenic Trail: Fenton to English Hill
Benton, KY
2.1 mi 3.4 km Benton, KY
Unknown
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7.3 mi 11.7 km #18 Marble Yard - Furnace Road
Irvine, KY
7.3 mi 11.7 km Irvine, KY
Unknown
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2.3 mi 3.7 km #19 Central Hardwoods Scenic Trail: Golden Pond to Meredith
Cadiz, KY
2.3 mi 3.7 km Cadiz, KY
Unknown
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2.7 mi 4.4 km #20 Sheltowee Trace NRT: Section 26 South
North Corbin, KY
2.7 mi 4.4 km North Corbin, KY
Unknown
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