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  • 10/16/18 Update on Red River Gorge and Cave Run Lake

    Cave Run Lake continues slow drop and more recreation sites continue to reopen. This morning lake is at 735.8’ –5.8’ above summer pool. The following are closed:

    • Claylick Campground closed with barricade (no road access)
    • Claylick Boat Ramp is closed with barricade
    • Paragon Dispersed Camping is closed with gate
    • Bangor Boat Ramp
    • Blackwater Boat Ramp

    Road Updates: Some hunting roads usually opened in the fall for hunting have been closed: Scotts Creek Road 1093 and Shooting Range Road 909 near Cave Run Lake have gates closed. June Bug Road in RRG area also closed. Chimney Top Road in RRG has a very rough section in the middle with deep water hole. Road is open.

    Trail Updates: The Limestone Connector Trail (#109A) suspension bridge over Triplett Creek in Rowan County is currently closed due to damage from storm event.