Trails Near Frankfort, KY

Cherokee Park

Dirt trail throughout Cherokee Park. The best entrance is at the fountain on the scenic loop.

  • 3.47 miles
  • Louisville, KY

Clarksville Heritage Trail

The Clarksville Heritage Trail links the residential heart of Clarksville, Indiana, with its growing trail system and two local parks.

  • 1.6 miles
  • Louisville, KY

Clarksville Levee Trail

The Clarksville Levee Trail, as its name suggests, winds through Clarksville, Indiana, on top of the levees designed to hold back the Ohio River in the event of rising water.

  • 2.7 miles
  • Louisville, KY

Honeysuckle Trails

Honeysuckle Trails is a 5.3 mile out and back trail located near Simpsonville, Kentucky. The trail is primarily used for trail running. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

  • 5.3 miles
  • Simpsonville, KY

Joe Creason Park (Beargrass Creek Nature Preserve)

A nice stop that requires very little skill. Great for kids. Portions follow Beargrass Creek. Very nice place for birding, and includes a bird blind at the Nature Center.

  • 6 miles
  • Louisville, KY

Lake Nevin Loop

Beautiful gravel trail around a huge pond. 2 wooden cross bridges and some moderate hills.

  • 1.3 miles
  • Lebanon Junction, KY

Louisville Riverwalk

The Louisville Riverwalk travels through downtown along the Ohio River between Waterfront Park and Shawnee Park, west of the city.

  • 8.3 miles
  • Louisville, KY

Red River Gorge: Rock Bridge Trail

Rock Bridge Trail is one of the most scenic trails in Red River Gorge, including the arch (the 'rock bridge') for which the trail is named, and a beautiful waterfall on the way to the arch.

  • 1.3 miles
  • Richmond, KY

Red Trail - Horine Reservation

Trail is located within the Jefferson Memorial Forest on the Horine Reservation just south of Louisville, KY.

  • 4.35 miles
  • Lawrenceburg, KY

Shillito Park Trail

Shillito Park is a 2.3 mile paved loop trail located near Lexington, Kentucky and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking and running and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

  • 2.3 miles
  • Lexington, KY

Siltstone Trail

Siltstone Trail is a 6.7 mile point to point trail located in Jefferson County Forest. The trail is a ridgewalk running from the Welcome Center to Scotts Gap with excellent views the length of the trip. The majority of the elevation change occurs near the four road crossing during the hike.

  • 6.7 miles
  • Fairdale, KY

Trail #6, Charlestown State Park

trail #6, Charlestown State Park is a 2.3 mile loop trail located near Charlestown, Indiana. The trail is rated as difficult and primarily used for hiking, trail running & walking. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

  • 2.3 miles
  • Charlestown, IN

West Pinnacle

West Pinnacle is a 1.7 mile out and back trail located near Berea, Kentucky that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking & trail running and is accessible year-round.

  • 1.7 miles
  • Berea, KY

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