Trail Run Project Logo

Laurel Ridge Trail

 4.0 (3)

0.7 Miles 1.1 Kilometers


87%

Runnable

93' 28 m

Ascent

-165' -50 m

Descent

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

23%

Max Grade (13°)

1,210' 369 m

High

1,101' 336 m

Low

Shared By Chris Davis

Conditions


Unknown

Getting forecast...

A lovely singletrack leading to three different and stunning overlooks past the top of Natural Bridge.

Chris Davis

Dogs No Dogs

Features Fall Colors · Spring · Views · Wildflowers

Open dawn to dusk.

Description

This trail leads from the top of Natural Bridge to the Natural Bridge overlook and Lovers Leap. It is almost 100% singletrack and while mostly flat, it has its share of roots to trip you up if you are not careful. There is a great view of Natural Bridge from the bridge overlook that gives you a perspective of the route you just came up. Once you reach the end of the trail, Lovers Leap offers a splendid panorama over the valley covering KY 11. If you are there during climbing season, you can see a kaleidoscope of colors from the tents at Miguels!

Flora & Fauna

Few animals to speak of but the flora is outstanding, several types of ferns including the Christmas fern, plenty of the magnificent eastern hemlock, and hardwood species that provide for excellent fall viewing.

Contacts

You & This Trail


Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Trail

Your Check-Ins

Check-Ins

Aug 5, 2018
Tyler Youngman

Trail Ratings

  4.0 from 3 votes

#6674

Overall
  4.0 from 3 votes
5 Star
33%
4 Star
33%
3 Star
33%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Rankings

#76

in Kentucky

#6,674

Overall
9 Views Last Month
96 Since Nov 24, 2017
Easy/Intermediate Easy/Intermediate

0%
67%
33%
0%
0%
0%

0 Comments

Trail Run Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Running