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Carter Caves Trails

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Cave Branch Trail

Carter Caves State Resort Park

Olive Hill, Kentucky


Multi use trail within Tygart State Forest that explores the picturesque valley of the stream less Cave Branch Creek which is flowing underground through Bat Cave before it resurfaces near the park entrance. Avoid this trail or wear blaze orange during designated hunting seasons. Blue blazes mark trail.

  • Length: 2.2 mi
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Horseback Riding

344 Caveland Dr.
Olive Hill, KY 41164

Region: Eastern
County: Carter
Phone: 606-286-4411
Email: [email protected]