Clear Creek Lake Trail #103

Area Status: Open
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Clear Creek Lake Trail #103

Clear Creek Lake Trail #103 is an easy route from the Clear Creek Picnic Area and Clear Creek Iron Furnace to the west end of the Clear Creek Lake dam. The trail is located on the Cumberland Ranger District, near Cave Run Lake.

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The trail is accessed from Clear Creek Boat Ramp, but begins off the Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail or Forest Road (FS) 913. From FS 913 the trail follows near the shoreline of Clear Creek Lake then crossing over the lake dam, ending on Clear Creek Road. 

Difficulty level: easiest.

The trail is open to hiking, but closed to horse, mountain bike and motorized use.

View information about Cave Run Lake Nonmotorized Trails for hiking, biking and horse trails around Cave Run Lake.

Trailhead: Clear Creek Picnic Area 

Trail Connections: 

At a Glance

Fees None
Open Season: Open All Year
Restrictions: Horse and mountain bike use not permitted on this trail.
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center:
Cumberland Ranger District
2375 KY 801 South
Morehead, KY 40351

General Information


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


Parking is available at the Clear Creek Picnic Area.


From US 60 at exit 123, take KY 211 south from Salt Lick for 4 miles. Turn left (east) on Forest Road 129 for 2 miles to Clear Creek Picnic Area.



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