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Address: , Winchester, KY 40376
Phone Number: 859-745-3100
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Activities: Hiking, Canoeing, Hunting, Fishing
Description: Boat, fish, hike and hunt to your heart's content in this scenic national...
Boat, fish, hike and hunt to your heart's content in this scenic national forest.
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Great place to hike and sight see. Good parking along main trails, but some had very limited on the side of the road type parking. Beautiful place. Winding, narrow roads with a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 17, 2015
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Miamisburg, Ohio
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Miamisburg, Ohio
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35 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Great place to hike and sight see. Good parking along main trails, but some had very limited on the side of the road type parking. Beautiful place. Winding, narrow roads with a good amount of summer, weekend traffic. Different lengths of walks/hikes to suit everyone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Visited Cumberland falls and on into the red river gorge area. Beautiful parks and so much to do! Would recommend for families that love the outdoors. Make sure to visit the natural arch bridge and rise the sky lift to the top.

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Columbia, Missouri
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

beautiful and clean forest with very clean campsites and bathrooms. the guy at the booth wasn't very helpful, but besides that, the Forest itself is amazing

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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Had a great long weekend hiking in the Daniel Boone National Forest. 14 miles of hiking in 2 days! Highlights were the Daniel Boone Hut; Skybridge; Gray's Arch. When they say Rough Trail they mean it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

wonderful! We travel without itinerary, just wing it as we go. Plan a stop if your traveling thru the Lexington area!

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Houston, Texas
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

My wife and I spent two days at the Red River Gorge and Daniel Boone National Forest. We are not campers: we stayed at a hotel a few miles away. But even just exploring in the daytime the area was beautiful. Rather than hike the Natural Bridge Trail, we took the skytram. Unless you just really want to do the... More 

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Winchester, Kentucky
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

this park has a pool tons of camp sites and well marked treils would highly recemond if you are visiting I would also recemond rupp arena the university of ky and the bluegrass heritage museum and also red river gorge

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We have travelled through Kentucky and camped all over the state, this was our first time in the Daniel Boone National Forrest. First, I want to be clear this is not a review of the forest. The forest stretches from Tennessee to West Virginia and we were in the north central part. Secondly, when we visited here the campgrounds were... More 

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Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Beautiful scenery. Get a free trail map from one of the local gas stations. Trail maps state plan for about 45 minutes for each mile hiking and I would definitely agree with that. Trails are well marked. Chimney Rock was by far the easiest shortest trail we hiked. Dogs are welcome which is a plus for us. The scenic highway... More 

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Bensalem, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I was on a road trip from PA to western KY, and on my way back, I made a last minute decision to check out some of the scenery and see how the hiking stacks up here to other national parks. This comes up on GPS maps as a beautiful stretch of greenery, and my only criticsm would be they... More 

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