Pennyrile Nature Trail

Park Activities

  • Hiking
Pennyrile Nature Trail
Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park
20781 Pennyrile Lodge Rd.
Dawson Springs, KY 42408
Dawson Springs, KY
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13.5 mile linear trail, stretches to Tradewater River and Dawson Springs, trailhead located in the middle of Indian Bluff trail, winds north along several bluffs with scenic overlooks, trail can be hiked in sections, rated moderately difficult. Only 1.5 miles of this trail are located on Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park. The remainder of the trail is on Pennyrile State Forest and Tradewater Wildlife Management Area. The trail is maintained by Hopkins County Jail Community Service Crew in the early spring and fall.

    Trail Details
    • Length (mi.): 13.5