Sheltowee Trace Trail #100 Section 13

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed
 

This location is temporarily shut down to protect the health and safety of visitors and our staff. This site is tentatively reopening on May 22, 2020. Please check back to be sure there are no changes.

This section of the Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail, located on Cumberland Ranger District,  begins at the parking lot on KY 715 and ends on Forest Service Road 39 (Tunnel Ridge Road). The main attractions are high cliff lines and towering pinnacles such as Chimney Top Rock. Hikers will also enjoy scenic views of the Red River

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Trail Connections:

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

Current Conditions: This location is temporarily shut down. This site is tentatively reopening on May 22, 2020.
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: No motorized vehicles
 
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center: Gladie Visitor Center
3451 Sky Bridge Road
Stanton, KY 40380
606-663-8100

Activities


Hiking

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Day Hiking



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