Flatwoods Trail #470

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Flatwoods Trail #470 Map

Flatwoods Trail #470, located on London Ranger District, follows the shoreline of Laurel River Lake between the Flatwoods Boat Ramp and the Flatwoods Picnic Area. Several trails lead back up the hill to the picnic area. The path meanders through hickory and oak forests. 

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Laurel River Lake is located on London Ranger District and features 5,600 acres of clear, deep water and nearly 200 miles of tree-lined shore. 

Flatwoods Trail #470 Guide and Map (pdf)

Trailhead: Flatwoods Picnic Area

  • Latitude: 36.958008
  • Longitude:  -84.208816

Nearby Facilities:

At a Glance

Fees None
Open Season: Open All Year
Restrictions: Closed to motorized vehicles and horses
Closest Towns: Corbin
Restroom: Toilets are available at the Flatwoods boat ramp.
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center:
London Ranger District
761 South Laurel Road
London, KY 40744

General Information


From I-75, take exit 29 and travel west on KY 770 for 1.3 miles. Stay straight ahead on KY 312 for 0.5-mile. Turn left on KY 3430 for 2.3 miles. Turn left on Flatwoods Road for 2.4 miles.


Parking is available at the Flatwoods Picnic Area. 


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



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