Joe Creason Park (Beargrass Creek Nature Preserve)

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Joe Creason Park (Beargrass Creek Nature Preserve) is a 6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Louisville, KY that features a river. The trail is good for all skill levels offers a number of activity options.

6.0 miles Loop

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

river

wildlife

bugs

muddy

no dogs

A nice stop that requires very little skill. Great for kids. Portions follow Beargrass Creek. Very nice place for birding, and includes a bird blind at the Nature Center.

walking
9 days ago

Good for a short walk or run.

3 months ago

No dogs allowed. It's a nature preserve and I was told not to bring my leashed dog back

hiking
5 months ago

For a beginner, this trail was a lot of fun. There is one spot where the path is not marked very clear, but easy to get back on track. City noise, but remember you're in a city. Tons of birds! Nice and easy, tress free. I'm hiking this trail to build endurance and practice for bigger trails!

2 years ago

Wasn't very impressed with the trail. The road was a little too visible, too often for my taste. There was a lot of garbage as well. Not really much of an escape from the city.

hiking
4 years ago

Trail is fairly easy and isn't always well kept. I hike there a lot, and in the summer it gets very overgrown, but it's nice in the winter. Good trail for kids or anyone looking for a more leisurely stroll since the tail is very short with only a slight incline. However, there is a nice walking path with a pretty good incline if your still looking for more exercise after your hike.

walking
4 years ago

Nice trail in the middle of the city. If you didn't get enough walking in the park the Louisville Zoo in across the street