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Hiking

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The Daniel Boone National Forest provides more than 600 miles of trail. Many interconnect allowing you to plan a route of varying lengths and difficulty. Whether you’re looking for a short day trip or an overnight backpacking adventure there is a trail for you to explore.

View Tread Lightly Tips for Responsible Hiking.

Hiking Trail Rules and Regulations

View information about Cave Run Lake Nonmotorized Trails for hiking trails around Cave Run Lake.

Shortcutting a switchback causes erosion. Stay on the trail.



https://www.fs.usda.gov/activity/dbnf/recreation/hiking