Rockcastle Narrows Trail #503

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This trail features numerous scenic overlooks, majestic cliffs, wildflowers, and an opportunity to observe wildlife and catch fish from the Rockcastle River

The trail begins at the end of the overflow parking area on the Pulaski County side of Bee Rock Campground and follows along the Rockcastle River. Turning northwest up the hill, the trail crosses a gravel road and connects with Bee Rock Loop Trail #529 for returning to the campground. 

Nearby Facilities: Bee Rock Campground
Bee Rock Boat Ramp

Trail Connections:
Bee Rock Loop Trail # 529 (1.75 miles)

Nearby Trails:
Rockcastle Narrows East Trail #401 (5 miles)
Rockcastle Connector Trail #401A (1.5 miles)
Winding Stair Gap Trail #402 (1.25 miles)
Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail #100 Section 25

At a Glance

Fees None
Open Season: Open All Year
Restrictions: The trail is closed to motorized vehicles and horses.
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center: London Ranger District
761 South Laurel Road
London, KY 40744

General Information


This trail does not meet accessibility standards for persons with disabilities.


From I-75 at London exit 38, turn west on KY 192. Proceed 18 miles to the bridge over Rockcastle River between Somerset and London. 


Parking is available at the Bee Rock Campground overflow parking area. 



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