Buckskin Trail #113

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Buckskin Trail #113 follows Cave Run Lake shore westward to the intersection of Connector Trail #108 in the Big Cave Run drainage. Turn north and go to the ridge intersecting with Forest Service Road 1225 and Hog Pen Trail #106. Turn right to follow road and pass a pond before returning to single track trail. Follow west again along the lakeshore to the intersection of Cave Run Trail #112. Trail Difficulty Level: Easiest.

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The trail is located on Cumberland Ranger District of the Daniel Boone National Forest.

Mountain biking and Hiking PermittedHiking and mountain biking are permitted on this section of Buckskin trail. Horse and motorized use are not permitted.

View information about Cave Run Lake Nonmotorized Trails.

Latitude  38.0673 Longitude -83.5006

Trail Connections:

At a Glance

Fees None
  • No motorized vehicles.
  • Stay on designated trails. No cross country travel. Don't cut switchbacks. 
  • Obey trail use designations as signed. 
  • Respect seasonal closures. Avoid using trails when wet. Wet and muddy trails are more vulnerable to damage than dry ones. 
Closest Towns: Morehead
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. 


Take KY 211 south from Salt Lick for 4 miles. Turn left (east) on Forest Service Road 129. Go 2.5 miles to Forest Service Road 918. Follow 918 approximately 8 miles to Zilpo Recreation Area.



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