This One Easy Hike In Louisville Will Lead You Someplace Unforgettable

There are many incredible places to hike around Louisville, but one spot in particular stands out: Fairmount Falls. I discovered this amazing place while on the hunt for the best falls in the area (you can read the full article here) and had never visited before, so I was super excited to go check it out for myself! Along the way, I found an absolutely fantastic hike that definitely deserved its own feature, so I snapped some photos to share the beautiful sights along this trail. At only 1.1-miles long, this quick and easy hike leads you through a forest that is absolutely unforgettable!

Scroll down to see a few of the beautiful sights that this park has to offer, including the magnificent Fairmount Falls – it’s a true hidden gem right here in our city.

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I hope my trek inspires you to visit this beautiful location in Louisville! Plan ahead and use caution if you do try to visit Fairmount Falls during the rainy season; the faster flow may be beautiful, but it’s also more dangerous.

If you enjoyed this article, check out this one about the best hikes around the city. Let us know where your favorite outdoor spots are across the city in the comments below or on Facebook.