Area Status: Open
Flatwoods Trail #470, located on London Ranger District, follows the shoreline of Laurel River Lake between the Flatwoods Boat Ramp and the Flatwoods Picnic Area. Several trails lead back up the hill to the picnic area. The path meanders through hickory and oak forests.
Laurel River Lake is located on London Ranger District and features 5,600 acres of clear, deep water and nearly 200 miles of tree-lined shore.
Flatwoods Trail #470 Guide and Map (pdf)
Trailhead: Flatwoods Picnic Area
At a Glance
||Open All Year
Closed to motorized vehicles and horses
||Toilets are available at the Flatwoods boat ramp.
||U.S. Forest Service
London Ranger District
761 South Laurel Road
London, KY 40744
From I-75, take exit 29 and travel west on KY 770 for 1.3 miles. Stay straight ahead on KY 312 for 0.5-mile. Turn left on KY 3430 for 2.3 miles. Turn left on Flatwoods Road for 2.4 miles.
Parking is available at the Flatwoods Picnic Area.
This trail does not meet accessibility standards for persons with disabilities.