Silvermine Arch Trail #225

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Silvermine Arch Trail #225 Map

This trail leaves the backpacker's parking area at Koomer Ridge Campground and follows a dry wooded ridge northeast to Silvermine Arch, a natural arch with a large waterfall below the cliff. A spur trail leads back to Koomer Ridge Campground.

Silvermine Arch Trail #225 Guide and Map (pdf)

Trailhead: Koomer Ridge Campground
Trail Connections: Koomer Ridge Trail #220 (2.75 miles)
Nearby Trails: Cliff Trail #206 (0.5 miles)

At a Glance

Fees None
Permit Info: You must purchase a permit if camping in the Red River Gorge (outside Koomer Ridge Campground) between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. Recreation Schedule and Fees
Where to buy a permit
Open Season: Open all year
Restrictions: No motorized vehicles
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center: Gladie Visitor Center
3451 Sky Bridge Road
Stanton, KY 40380
606-663-8100

General Information

Accessibility:

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


Directions:

From Slade, turn right on KY 15 and travel 5 miles to Koomer Ridge Campground on the left. Take the left fork in the campground and park in the backpackers parking lot.


Parking:

 

Parking is available at the backpackers parking area in Koomer Ridge Campground.


Activities


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