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Lexington: Auxier Ridge Trail

This 3.6-mile out-and-back follows a stunning, sinewy ridge to campsites with clifftop views of the Red River Gorge- a local favorite for backcountry camping.

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I-64 E to Combs Mtn. Pkwy E to Slade (exit 33), then KY 15 E. In 3.3 mi., L onto Tunnel Ridge Rd. In 3.7 mi., park in Auxier Ridge lot. Get parking permit @ Shell station in Slade.

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