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Cumberland Gap National Historical Park: Wilderness Road Trail

KY

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Distance: 8.2 miles


Follow Daniel Boone's intrepid bootsteps westward over silent ground carpeted with ferns and history on this 9-mile figure-eight over the recently restored Gap.
  • Sugar Run Trail Flora
  • Fort Lyon
  • Fort McCook
  • Pinnacle Overlook One
  • Pinnacle Overlook Two
  • Through the Gap - WPT 3
  • Waypoint 12 - Indian Rock
  • Plaque @ Indian Rock
  • Carpet of Ferns
  • Cumberland Gap National Historical Park: Wilderness Road Trail

TO TRAILHEAD: From Middlesboro, KY, take US 25E to CGNHP exit. L @ sign to Pinnacle Overlook; in 1.2 mi., R into Thomas Walker parking lot.

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Beth
Jan 24, 2013

This trail is beautiful, and the last time I was there was in 1983, but am planning to take my family there again, very soon. It's awesome!

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