Koomer Ridge Trail #220

Area Status: Open

Koomer Ridge Trail #220 extends from the trailhead parking area west of the Koomer Ridge Campground. After about 2 miles along the ridge, the trail descends to Chimney Top Creek where it joins Rough Trail #221. This trail is located in the Red River Gorge on Cumberland District of the Daniel Boone National Forest.

Koomer Ridge Trail #220 Guide and Map (pdf)

Trailhead: Koomer Ridge Campground backpackers parking area

Trail Connections: Hidden Arch Trail #208 (1 mile)
Silvermine Arch Trail #225 and spur (1.75 miles)
Buck Trail #226 (1.5 miles)
Rough Trail #221 (7 miles)

At a Glance

Fees: No fee for trail use.
Open Season: Open all year
Restrictions: Rules and Regulations
Closest Towns: Slade, KY
Passes: No fee for trail use. All vehicles on KY 15 or in the Red River Gorge and Indian Creek area north of KY 15 must display a recreation permit for backcountry camping between the hours of 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. $5/day; $7/3 days; $50/annual pass. Recreation Passes and Permits‚Äč
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General Information


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


Traveling east on the Mountain Parkway, take exit 33 at Slade. Turn left and then right onto KY 15; travel east 4.9 miles to the Koomer Ridge Campground on the left. Take the left fork in the campground and park in at the backpackers parking lot 634B on the left.


Parking is available at the Koomer Ridge Campground backpackers parking lot. 

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2.75 miles

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