280 miles through Daniel Boone National Forest and Big South Fork, travels from outside Morehead through Stearns and into Tennessee, some sections paved, some sections open to Mountain Biking & Horse Riding, camping available along the trail in various sites, some parts are difficult, thru-hiking is not recommended for inexperienced or novice hikers/backpackers
The Cumberland Ranger District of the Daniel Boone National Forest is split into two main reacreational areas. The Red River Gorge area and Cave Run Lake area both offer have fantastic opportunities for adventure. Cave Run Lake is an 8,270 acre reservoir located near Morehead Kentucky and is a top destination for anglers, especially muskie fishermen. Aside from the lake, there are 160 miles of trails including sections of the Sheltowee Trace National Recreational Trail. White Sulphur Horse and ATV/OHV camp is a popular camp for those wishing to ride the trails.
Sheltowee Trace Association
63 Burtonville Rd.
Favorite Kentucky Hiking Trail
Capital Plaza Tower 22nd Floor, 500 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
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