The Lesser Known Natural Bridge Hike In Kentucky That’s Quick And Easy
Kentucky’s wilderness is filled with a variety of interesting landscapes that make it one of the best hiking destinations in our region. Visitors come from all over the world to hike our trails and we are lucky to live in a state where natural beauty and access to it abounds. Red River Gorge is one of the most well known places to get out and explore and its natural bridges and sandstone arches are a favorite feature. While there are many to see in the Gorge, Sky Bridge tends to get less attention than the picturesque Natural Bridge. But the Sky Bridge Trail is an easy hike in Kentucky with a big pay off and a must-see spot in this area of our state.
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While the Sky Bridge Trail is rarely empty, this easy hike in Kentucky remains lesser known than others. The next time you’re in the area, be sure to include a stop at this trail for a quick and easy hike that’s filled with Kentucky’s natural beauty. Have you hiked the Sky Bridge Trail in Red River Gorge? What’s your favorite easy hike in Kentucky? Let us know in the comments!
For more information on the trail and directions for how to find it, visit here.
And while you’re enjoying the trail, be sure to stop at this nearby restaurant of the same name, featured in our previous article here.
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.
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