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Cherokee Park Loop

Intermediate
 4.0 (11) RECOMMENDED ROUTE

Cherokee Park has a network of great singletrack trails located right in the heart of the city.


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5.0

Miles

8.1

KM

Loop

529' 161 m

High

443' 135 m

Low

309' 94 m

Up

311' 95 m

Down

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

11%

Max Grade (6°)

Dogs Leashed

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Overview

This is a very popular trail. Expect to encounter hikers, walkers, joggers, and mountain bikers.

Description

Cherokee Park contains a 5 mile loop of rough dirt trails that meander across the entire length of the park. It's great for hike training, trail running, or mountain biking. The majority of the dirt track is wooded and travels to most of the interesting park sites including Dog Run (Baringer) Hill, an archery range, and the tennis courts.

There is plenty of parking, and the trails are very easy to access, although you may need to search for trail segments since some of them do not exit/re-enter exactly next to each other. This loop is made of many combined trail segments.

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  4.0 from 11 votes

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The beautiful Cherokee Park!
Oct 1, 2017 near Saint M…, KY

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Oct 28, 2018
Trevor Aten
5mi
Sep 22, 2017
Kevin Luce
Today is a good day. 4.9mi
Jan 12, 2017
Chris Paras
Sep 25, 2016
Jeff Baynham