Twin Knobs Shoreline Trail #1702

Area Status: Open

Twin Knobs Shoreline Trail #1702 runs from the boat ramp to the beach area along the shores of Cave Run Lake near Twin Knobs Campground.

Twin Knobs is a 700-acre campground that provides outdoor recreation with lots of amenities. Nearly 200 campsites are developed to accommodate RVs and tent camping. It is located on Cumberland District.

Cave Run Lake is nestled among the beautiful mountains of eastern Kentucky. Built for flood protection by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, this 8,270 lake provides flood protection to the lower Licking River valley and supplies water to area communities, improves water flow conditions on the Licking River, and offers habitat for many species of fish and wildlife. The lake is known for its excellent muskie fishing.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Accessible, Toilets, Drinking water
Water: Drinking water is available seasonally at Twin Knobs Campground.
Restroom: Restrooms are available seasonally at Twin Knobs Campground.
Information Center: Cumberland Office Contact Information

General Information


Parking is available at the Twin Knobs Recreation Area. 


From I-64, take exit 133 and go south on KY 801 for 9 miles.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Day Hiking


Toilets: Flush toilets at campground
Accessible: Toilets at campground are accessible by persons with disabilities
Drinking water: Drinking water at campground

Related Information

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


  Area/Length : 
2.5 miles

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