Flatwoods Trail #470

Area Status: Open

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. 

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 AreaNearby Facilities:

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Toilets
Information Center: ​​London Office Contact Information

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. 

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Mountain Biking

Day Hiking


Toilets: Vault toilet at Flatwoods Boat Ramp meets accessibility standards for persons with disabilities.

Related Information

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Recreation Activities


  Area/Length : 
2.25 miles

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