Lakeside South Trail #412

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed

Lakeside South Trail #412 Map

Lakeside South Trail #412 temporarily CLOSED due to a major slump making the trail impassable between Clark's Bottom Road and Twin Branch Trail #406.

Lakeside South Trail #412 begins off of KY 3497, 21 miles west of London near the Rockcastle Boat Ramp. The trail ends with its connection to Twin Branch Trail #406. The trail follows the shoreline of Lake Cumberland. The trail is located on London Ranger District.

Hikers will enjoy the shade of huge hemlocks and beech trees along the way. The trail passes through a small community of summer homes known as Clark's Bottom. A small shelter is located near the trail's junction with Twin Branch Trail.

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Trailhead: Rockcastle Boat Ramp

  • Latitude 36.958449
  • Longitude  -84.355321

Neds Branch Trailhead (to start on Twin Branch Trail)

  • Latitude 36.958732
  • Longitude -84.324817

Trail Connections: Twin Branch Trail #406 

Nearby Trails: 
Scuttle Hole Trail System #404/404A and Dutch Branch 404B (1.75 miles)

Nearby Facilities:
Rockcastle Campground (area is unavailable)
Rockcastle Boat Ramp

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Shut down due to slump
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
716 South Laurel Road
London, KY 40744

General Information


This trail is not accessible. 


Parking is available at the Rockcastle Boat Ramp.


From I-75 at London exit 38, travel west on KY 192 for 14.2 miles. Bear left onto KY 1193, and then travel straight ahead on KY 3497 for 6 miles to the end of the road at Rockcastle River. Trailhead is located on the left.


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



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