Wildlife Habitat Trail #1215

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Wildlife Habitat Trail #1215 features wildlife viewing opportunities near the Boat Gunnel Picnic Area and Boat Gunnel Group Campground

The trail is located on Cave Run Lake on Cumberland Ranger District. Cave Run Lake is widely known for its scenic beauty and varied outdoor recreation opportunities. The lake is also the home of Kentucky's state record muskie. This 8,270-acre lake is jointly operated and managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the U.S. Forest Service. 

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Trailhead: Boat Gunnel Picnic Area

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At a Glance

Fees None
Open Season: Open all year
Restrictions: This trail is developed for hiking only. 
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. 

General Notes:

From I-64, take exit 133 and turn south onto KY 801. Go south 8 miles.


Parking is available at the trailhead.



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