5 mile looped trail located in Natural Arch Recreational Area, trailhead located at picnic parking lot, follow trail #510 from parking lot, turns left and follows Spruce Creek up steep hill, connects back with trail #510, dirt surface, easy-moderate difficult rating
Located along the Cumberland Plateau in eastern and southern Kentucky, the forest encompasses over 707,000 acres of rugged terrain. Over 600 hundred miles of trails are scattered all throughout the forest for hikers, mountain bikers, horseback riders, and ATV/OHV riders. Experience natural wonders such as the Natural Arch and the Three Forks of Beaver Overlook. The Stearns Ranger District has the Natural Arch, Alpine, and Beaver Creek Wilderness recreation areas. Be sure to check because some areas do require a fee or pass in order to visit.