Kentucky’s Windiest Road Has Over 350 Curves And It’s Not For The Faint Of Heart

A favorite Kentucky pastime is hopping in the car and going for a scenic drive. We prefer the back roads in the Bluegrass State and we’re sharing the ultimate back road with you today, one that you absolutely must see to believe. Located in scenic southeastern Kentucky, the Little Shepherd Trail is a curvy mountain road that twists and turns more than 350 times as it leads to the most stunning views in the state. The windiest road in Kentucky is not for the faint of heart, but your heart will surely fall in love with this magical drive in our beautiful state.

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Take a drive along The Little Shepherd Trail in this beautiful video:

Little Shepherd Trail and the area of Kingdom Come State Park is a stunning region of Kentucky that everyone should discover for themselves. Have you driven on the windiest road in the state? If not, would you? Let us know in the comments!

And for another scenic excursion, you can have in lovely Letcher County, check out our previous article here.

Also, if you enjoy these naturally beautiful photos of Kentucky, check out our Kentucky Nature Lovers Group on Facebook here and request to join!