Visit These 16 Trail Towns In Kentucky For Endless Outdoor Adventure
Kentucky is home to countless trails for hikers, horseback riders, cyclists and those who prefer to travel via water. But did you know that our state has a collection of certified “Trail Towns” that serve as gateways to outdoor adventure in the Bluegrass State? Trail Towns are a part of an organized system that aims to make Kentucky’s natural beauty accessible to all who wish to explore it. They also offer essentials for nature-lovers, such as dining, lodging and outfitters. These 16 towns, scattered across the state, all provide a sense of adventure, as well as a respite from your time wandering the trails.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Did you know about Kentucky’s Trail Towns? How many have you visited? Share your thoughts in the comments and let us know about your favorite Kentucky adventure!
A Cincinnati native who has lived in Kentucky for over 10 years, Andrea's heart belongs both in the Queen City and the Bluegrass State. After earning an education degree and working in that field for a number of years, Andrea began to pursue her passion for writing over 6 years ago. Since then she has written for a number of print and online publications, as well as published a children's book.
Thank you! You'll receive your first newsletter soon!