Flatwoods Trail #470

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This trail follows the shoreline of Laurel River Lake for most of its length. Several paths off the trail lead to the Flatwoods Picnic Area. The trail meanders through mostly hickory and oak forest.

Trailhead: Flatwoods Picnic Area
Latitude: 36.95800813   Longitude:  -84.20881574

Nearby Facilities:
Flatwoods Picnic Area
Flatwoods Boat Ramp

At a Glance

Fees None
Open Season: Open All Year
Restrictions: Closed to motorized vehicles and horses
Closest Towns: Corbin
Restroom: Toilets are available at the Flatwoods boat ramp.
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center:
London Ranger District
761 South Laurel Road
London, KY 40744

General Information


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. 



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