Plan Your Visit To The Big South Fork Area, Kentucky’s Big Secluded Treasure

If you’ve ever created a bucket list of Kentucky destinations, it probably has things like The Kentucky Derby, the Bourbon Trail, and Red River Gorge on it. These are definitely worthy items that should be on any Kentuckian’s list, but make sure to reserve a spot for the Big South Fork National River Recreation Area. This scenic area in Kentucky is a secluded treasure and offers some of the best opportunities for hiking, camping, getting out on the water, and any other type of adventure you can imagine. Even if you can’t visit right now, go ahead and plan your visit to this bucket list-worthy destination in Kentucky.

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:

Explore this scenic area in Kentucky with a short video from the National Park Service.

The Big South Fork Area is a secluded treasure that offers miles and miles of natural beauty. As an incredibly scenic area in Kentucky, it deserves a spot on any bucket list, and in fact, is worthy of the top spot for the next time you’re ready to plan an adventure. Have you explored any of the Big South Fork National River Recreation Area in Kentucky? What’s your favorite thing to do and see in the area? Let us know in the comments.

And to plan your own visit to this scenic area in Kentucky, visit the National Park Service website for information on camping, hiking trails, activities, and more.

And for more on Yahoo Falls and Yahoo Arch – must-visit places in the area – take a look at our previous article.

Address: Big South Fork, Kentucky, USA