The Top 10 Hiking Trails In Kentucky, Chosen By Avid Hikers Across The State

Every corner of Kentucky offers a unique natural beauty and thankfully there are hiking trails in these areas so you can experience them firsthand. If you don’t do a lot of hiking, or maybe you’re new to Kentucky, you may be wondering about the absolute best hiking trails in our state. One of the best places to turn for this answer is Alltrails and they’ve compiled a list of the best hiking trails in Kentucky, ranked based on reviews from the hikers who have tried them. Take a closer look at the destinations that made the top ten and then plan an adventure to explore the best hiking trails in Kentucky and see if you agree.

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:

If you’ve tried any of these trails, do you agree with the list? Would you rank the hike to Dog Slaughter Falls as number one? Tell us in the comments what you think are the best hiking trails in Kentucky and tag your fellow adventurers!

And for one more trail that made the list at #12, take a look at this popular hiking destination in Kentucky.

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