Tap Kiln Trail

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Tap Kiln Trail is a 2.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Shell Knob, MO. The trail is rated as difficult and primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and horses. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

2.5 miles 243 feet Out & Back

dogs on leash


nature trips


horseback riding



old growth

over grown



washed out

Tar Kiln is mainly a horse trail, not a lot of foot traffic. It goes from the trail head on Fr. 187 to Table Rock Lake.

20 days ago

loved it

20 days ago

great trail . took my 9 year old and my 5 year old they did fine. looking forward to doing it again

2 years ago

A nice trail if your in the area.