5 Swinging Bridge Trails In Kentucky That Offer The Perfect Amount Of Adventure

Kentucky is an incredible hiking destination with a variety of opportunities to have every type of outdoor adventure imaginable. Whether you are an avid backpacker or get a thrill from strolling around a lake, the Bluegrass State can provide the right level of excitement. Some of our trails even include something extra special that will likely get your heart beating a bit faster. Swinging bridges have been used throughout history in order to make a route passable, and now these thrilling features can be found along many hiking trails. To check them out, try these five swinging bridge trails in Kentucky that offer the perfect amount of adventure.

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These five are just the start of the impressive list of swinging bridge trails throughout Kentucky, as many seem to appear out of nowhere along a trail. Have you explored all five of these hiking destinations? What other thrilling bridge hikes would you add to the list? Let us know in the comments!

And if you’d like more adventure in Kentucky, check out these 10 amazing hikes under 3 miles from our previous article here.