The Easy Loop Trail In Kentucky With A Little Bit Of Everything
Red River Gorge is an area that may seem intimidating, but it’s actually a region of Kentucky that everyone can enjoy. We recently shared some ideas for a Red River Gorge Road Trip, but if you need more hiking trails to explore during your visit, you’re going to want to add this easy loop to your list. The Rock Bridge Trail takes you along a creek, through the beautiful gorge, to a large natural arch and bridge, and also to a scenic waterfall. This easy loop trail in Kentucky has a little bit of everything and is perfect for exploring and a little outdoor adventure.
Red River Gorge has so many trails – some more challenging than others – but this simple loop hike is sure to please everyone who seeks a little natural beauty and adventure. Have you hiked the Rock Bridge Trail? What other short trails do you love that pack a big punch? Let us know in the comments!
To reach the Rock Bridge Trailhead, follow these directions: Take I-64 East to Winchester, then Mountain Parkway East to Slade (Exit 33). Take 15 East or South down to Pine Ridge, make a left on 715, and you’ll see a little log cabin ranger station with a sign that marks the gravel road to the trailhead.
Looking for more easy hikes throughout Kentucky? Check out our previous article here. Don’t forget to share photos from your outdoor adventures on our Kentucky Nature Lovers Facebook group for a chance to see your photos featured!
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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