Whittleton Arch Trail #217

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Whittleton Arch

Whittleton Arch Trail #217 leads to Whittleton Arch. The trail is approximately one mile from Whittleton Campground on the Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail #100 section 14. This section is also known as the Whittleton Branch Trail.

Whittleton Arch Trail #217 Guide and Map (pdf)

Whittleton Arch is recorded as the largest arch by mass in the Red River Gorge Geological Area. 

Nearby Facilities: Whittleton Campground operated by Natural Bridge State Resort Park

Whittleton Arch Trail #217 Map

At a Glance

Fees None
Open Season: Open All Year
Restrictions: This trail is developed for hiking only. 
Closest Towns: Slade
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center:
Gladie Visitor Center
3451 Sky Bridge Road
Stanton, KY 40380
606-663-8100

General Information

Accessibility:

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


Directions:

Exit the Mountain Parkway at Slade (Exit 33). Follow KY 11 south 1.8 miles to Whittleton Campground on left and trailhead parking area.


Parking:

Parking is available at the trailhead at Whittleton Campground.  


Activities


Hiking

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Day Hiking