If You Take One Trail In Kentucky, Let It Be This One
It’s a pretty bold statement to recommend just a single trail to take in Kentucky if you are ever forced to choose just one. Our state is known for its incredible hiking, biking, and walking trails and they cover a diverse range of terrain and scenery. However, in eastern Kentucky, efforts have been made to create an impressively long trail with a number of different activities that everyone can enjoy. The Dawkins Line Rail Trail offers 18 miles of cycling, hiking, and horseback riding fun, so if you have to pick just one trail to take in Kentucky, definitely consider this one.
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The Dawkins Line Rail Trail has turned unused land into a haven for experiencing Kentucky’s natural beauty. For more information on the Dawkins Line Rail Trail, visit its website here.
Have you biked, hiked, or ridden this unique trail? If you had to pick just one top trail in Kentucky, which would you choose? Let us know in the comments! Don’t forget to share photos from your outdoor adventures on our Kentucky Nature Lovers Facebook group – you might just see them featured!
Luckily, most of us never have to pick just one trail, so check out our list of 11 more excellent trails to explore in Kentucky!
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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