Dog Slaughter Falls Trail #414

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Dog Slaughter Trail #414 Map

Dog Slaughter Falls Trail on London Ranger District runs parallel to Dog Slaughter Creek through dense stands of hemlock and rhododendron. Near the mouth of the creek, a 15-foot waterfall (Dog Slaughter Falls) provides a scenic place to enjoy nature. The trail meanders over and around massive boulders before it connects to Sheltowee National Recreation Trail #100. The trail ends at the Cumberland River

Trailhead: Located on Forest Service Road 195, 0.8-mile from its junction with KY 90.

  • Latitude: 36.859729
  • Longitude: -84.314516

A second trailhead starts 2.7 miles from the KY 90 junction.

  • Latitude: 36.854806
  • Longitude: -84.291049

CAUTION: Low lying areas are prone to flooding, so be alert for flooding when driving, camping or crossing streams in this area. Swift currents and undertows can make swimming and wading very hazardous.

At a Glance

Fees None
Open Season: Open All Year
Restrictions: Closed to motorized vehicles
Closest Towns: Corbin
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center:
London Ranger District
761 South Laurel Road
London, KY 40744
606-864-4163

General Information

Directions:

The trail begins off of Forest Service Road 195, 0.8-mile from its junction with KY 90. A second trailhead starts 2.7 miles from the KY 90 junction.


Accessibility:

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


Parking:

Parking for a few cars is available at the trailheads. 


Activities


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