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Prospector's Trail (1.5 miles)    Difficulty: Moderate
627 Commission Circle (VA)
Elkhorn City, KY
1.5 miles, lines base of cliffs 350 ft below overlooks, last .5 mile is rocky, offers different perspective on rock cliffs, moderate difficulty
  • Hiking

Geological Trail (0.35 miles)    Difficulty: Moderate
627 Commission Circle (VA)
Elkhorn City, KY
.35 mile, self guided trail, interesting geological formations and faults along trail, travels beneath what was once water line for an inland sea, frequent grade changes, smooth and rocky terrain, may be combined with Ridge trail to complete loop, moderate difficulty
  • Hiking

Laurel Branch Trail (1.25 miles)    Difficulty: Easy
627 Commission Circle (VA)
Elkhorn City, KY
1.25 mile, extends from lower end of Laurel Lake to Grassy Creek, follows length of stream its named after, terrain is flat from lake to the Notches, last .5 mile is through hardwood and hemlock forest, terrain becomes steep and rocky, rated easy-difficult
  • Hiking

Mountain Biking Trail (12 miles)    Difficulty: Moderate
627 Commission Circle (VA)
Elkhorn City, KY
12 miles, stack loop system, rides may vary in length, good climbs and lenghty downhill runs, moderate-difficult rating
  • Biking

River Trail (1 miles)    Difficulty:
627 Commission Circle (VA)
Elkhorn City, KY
1 mile, extremely steep trail, numerous switchbacks, eventually descends to more gentle grade along river, trail rated difficult
  • Hiking

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