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454 mi 731 km of trail 16 Runs

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 63 Trails Intermediate Trails 59 Trails Hard Trails 8 Trails
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gem Favorite A beautiful rhododendron on the trail.

Tarr Ridge West Overlook

(2) Frenchburg, KY

Runs in Daniel Boone National Forest - 16

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Favorite View of Courthouse Rock from Auxier Ridge near Haystack Rock
Intermediate/Difficult

Auxier - Courthouse Loop

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

(45) Stanton, KY
Favorite Running back from Hanson's Point
Intermediate/Difficult

Hanson's Point Loop

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

(11) Frenchburg, KY
Favorite Runners navigate a bridge crossing at the intersection of Lick Creek Trail and the Sheltowee Trace.
Intermediate/Difficult

Yamacraw 50K

34.1 mi 54.9 km • Point to Point • 2,837 ft Ascent 864.76 m Ascent

(4) Whitley…, KY
Favorite Cumberland Falls
Difficult

Moonbow 30K

18.2 mi 29.4 km • Loop • 2,011 ft Ascent 613.03 m Ascent

(3) Whitley…, KY
Favorite Cumberland Falls
Difficult

Moonbow 50K

29.0 mi 46.7 km • Loop • 2,673 ft Ascent 814.72 m Ascent

(2) Whitley…, KY
Favorite View of Chimney Top overlook from across the valley
Easy

Chimney Top Trail #235

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

(16) Frenchburg, KY
Favorite View of Courthouse Rock from Auxier Ridge near Haystack Rock
Difficult

Rough Trail Ultramarathon 50k

30.8 mi 49.6 km • Loop • 4,817 ft Ascent 1468.07 m Ascent

(5) Campton, KY
Favorite View of Swift Camp Creek from the trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Swift Camp Creek to Wildcat Trail Loop

5.3 mi 8.6 km • Loop • 624 ft Ascent 190.21 m Ascent

(12) Campton, KY

Trails in Daniel Boone National Forest - 114

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0.9 mi 1.4 km #1Double Arch Trail #201
Intermediate
Stanton, KY
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.4 km Stanton, KY 18 
1.3 mi 2.1 km #2Rock Bridge Trail #207
Easy/Intermediate
Campton, KY
Easy/Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Campton, KY 18 
0.8 mi 1.4 km #3Hanson's Point Spur
Intermediate
Campton, KY
Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.4 km Campton, KY 11 
2.0 mi 3.2 km #4Auxier Ridge Trail #204
Intermediate
Stanton, KY
Intermediate
2.0 mi 3.2 km Stanton, KY 14 
9.1 mi 14.6 km #5Sheltowee Trace NRT: Section 27
Difficult
Corbin, KY
Difficult
9.1 mi 14.6 km Corbin, KY
7.3 mi 11.7 km #6Marble Yard - Furnace Road
Intermediate/Difficult
Irvine, KY
Intermediate/Difficult
7.3 mi 11.7 km Irvine, KY
5.8 mi 9.4 km #7Sheltowee Trace NRT: Section 28
Intermediate
Whitley City, KY
Intermediate
5.8 mi 9.4 km Whitley City, KY
6.7 mi 10.8 km #8Swift Camp Creek Trail #219
Intermediate/Difficult
Campton, KY
Intermediate/Difficult
6.7 mi 10.8 km Campton, KY
1.5 mi 2.5 km #9Eagle Falls Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Whitley City, KY
Intermediate/Difficult
1.5 mi 2.5 km Whitley City, KY 11 
7.9 mi 12.7 km #10Rough Trail #221
Difficult
Campton, KY
Difficult
7.9 mi 12.7 km Campton, KY 12 
6.0 mi 9.6 km #11Sand Gap Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Campton, KY
Easy/Intermediate
6.0 mi 9.6 km Campton, KY
2.7 mi 4.4 km #12Sheltowee Trace NRT: Section 26 South
Intermediate/Difficult
North Corbin, KY
Intermediate/Difficult
2.7 mi 4.4 km North Corbin, KY
2.7 mi 4.3 km #13Horse Ridge Road #230
Easy/Intermediate
Irvine, KY
Easy/Intermediate
2.7 mi 4.3 km Irvine, KY
1.0 mi 1.6 km #14Jailhouse Ridge
Easy/Intermediate
Stanton, KY
Easy/Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.6 km Stanton, KY
5.1 mi 8.3 km #15Rockcastle Narrows East Trail #401
Intermediate/Difficult
North Corbin, KY
Intermediate/Difficult
5.1 mi 8.3 km North Corbin, KY
9.0 mi 14.4 km #16Sheltowee Trace - Red River Bridge to Corner Ridge Road
Intermediate/Difficult
Frenchburg, KY
Intermediate/Difficult
9.0 mi 14.4 km Frenchburg, KY
3.7 mi 6.0 km #17Dog Slaughter Falls Trail #414
Intermediate
Williamsburg, KY
Intermediate
3.7 mi 6.0 km Williamsburg, KY
1.5 mi 2.4 km #18Buck Trail #226
Intermediate/Difficult
Campton, KY
Intermediate/Difficult
1.5 mi 2.4 km Campton, KY
7.3 mi 11.7 km #19Sheltowee Trace: Whittleton Campground to Red River Bridge
Intermediate
Campton, KY
Intermediate
7.3 mi 11.7 km Campton, KY
0.8 mi 1.2 km #20Auxier Branch Trail #203
Intermediate
Stanton, KY
Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.2 km Stanton, KY 11 

Photos of Daniel Boone National Forest - 171

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Cumberland Falls in the autumn.
Jun 23, 2017 near Whitley…, KY
An unnamed waterfall below the trail on Swift Camp Creek
Jul 9, 2015 near Campton, KY
Cumberland Falls
Dec 12, 2018 near Whitley…, KY
Runners navigate a bridge crossing at the intersection of Lick Creek Trail and the Sheltowee Trace.
Feb 21, 2017 near Whitley…, KY
Courthouse Rock from Jailhouse Rock
Jul 14, 2015 near Stanton, KY
View of Courthouse Rock from Auxier Ridge near Haystack Rock
Jul 9, 2015 near Stanton, KY
Red River Gorge
Jul 9, 2015 near Stanton, KY
Indian Arch poses for a dramatic photo along the Sheltowee Trace.
Jan 18, 2017 near Frenchburg, KY

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