The Adventurous Waterfall Trail In Kentucky With Views That Are Worth The Challenge

When Kentuckians decide to hit the trails for a scenic hike in our state, they tend to head toward a state park or Red River Gorge, or another more well known destination. Of course these are all absolutely worth a visit, but there are many places throughout the state that are also worthy of a hiking adventure. Located on scenic Pine Mountain in Harlan County, the Bad Branch State Nature Preserve is home to a waterfall trail in Kentucky that’s filled with one natural wonder after another. Hike to the falls and then continue on to an incredible overlook with views that are definitely worth the challenge.

The Bad Branch Trail is a waterfall trail in Kentucky that may be challenging at times, but it’s worth the effort. Experience a stunning waterfall, massive rock formations, and a view that’ll make you forget all about the climb. Have you explored this area of Kentucky and hiked to Bad Branch Falls and High Rock? Share your experience with us in the comments!

For more information on the Bad Branch Trail and Preserve, including a map, visit its website here.

Address: KY-932, Eolia, KY 40826

And for more overlooks on Pine Mountain that are also worthy of a visit (and much easier to reach), check out our previous article here.