Military Wall Trail #230

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Military Wall Trail #230 Map

Military Wall Trail #230 is short, steep trail provides access to the Military Wall climbing area from Rough Trail #221

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This trail is located in the Red River Gorge on Cumberland Ranger District.

Trailhead: Martin's Fork Trailhead Parking Area

Latitude  37.82000624  Longitude  -83.66715662

Red River Gorge 36x36 Map36x36 inch map (pdf; 7 MB) of the Red River Gorge. Includes trails, roads, streams, recreation areas, Clifty Wilderness and other boundaries. You can get this map printed full size by contacting a print vendor with a large format plotter. In some versions of Acrobat, you can print out sections on your home printer. Better yet, download the file for a digital reference.

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. 
Open Season: Open all year
Restrictions: This trail is developed for hiking only. 
Closest Towns: Slade
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center: Gladie Visitor Center
3451 Sky Bridge Road
Stanton, KY 40380
859-488-1413 (2020 season)

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 left again onto KY 11/15. After approximately 1.4 miles, turn right on KY 77. Follow 77 through Nada Tunnel to the Martin’s Fork parking area on the left.


Parking is available at the Martin's Fork trailhead parking area. 



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