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Anchorage Trail is a 2.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Louisville, Kentucky that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from February until November.

Length 2.1 mi Elevation gain 72 ft Route type Loop

Wheelchair friendly

Kid friendly

Stroller friendly

Hiking

Nature trips

Road biking

Walking

Running

Paved

Views

No shade

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Beautiful, easy, paved trail. Great for kids (strollers) and those with mobility issues. You can "hop" off the trail to the "amphitheater" area which is creekside and/or meander off, down to the creek in many spots with out major risk. There are some large, fallen trees and serene creek views. Go in the evening, look for deer. In fall, enjoy the giant pumpkins in the path :)

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Reviews (117)
Photos (30)
Recordings (100)
Completed (172)
Ariana Duncan
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Mountain bikingOff trail
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rebecca walsh
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loved the trail. my kids ranging from 3-11 enjoyed the swings, animals, flowers and all of dogs they got to greet.

Misty Thomasson
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Hiking

Very nice for an easy hike. Mostly level ground. Paved walking and good shade for hot days.

Ann Young
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Hiking

Pretty idyllic end to a date night after a full belly from The Village Anchor. Somewhat busy walking/running path (not trail), but lovely to encourage good digestion and fresh air. Worth a visit for a sweet walk.

Cara Cooke
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Hiking

Nice walk. Not really a hiking trail but besides it being busy with many walkers it was nice ! Saw a lot of wildlife :) I went off the paved area and ended up at a small stream .

Matthew Feldman
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Hiking

Easy paved trail, nicely maintained and not too crowded.

Abbey Daulton
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Hiking

Great paved trail. Great spots to look out on the water and watch the fish. Easy walk, fairly flat.

Kelsey S.
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Hiking

It’s a nice paved trail within a city. There are a few areas to explore off the paved path.

Heather a.
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Hiking

Nice walk through a park, but I definitely wouldn't call it a trail. It's a paved walking path. Pretty trees, lots of birds, beautiful little creeks and brooks, wild grapes... lots to see, hear, and photograph. The other gets really busy - even at 7am on a Sunday, and nobody is wearing face coverings, so caveat ambulans (Walkers Beware). We put in 2.3 miles total, exploring some of the small side shoots to the lake and other areas.

Mark Payton
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Hiking

This was a very nice trail and it had so many amazing parts to it! Beautiful bridges, amazing scenery, and so peaceful! This trail had many bikers and things to see! I recommend this trail for families and anyone trying to get the peaceful vibes of nature!

Rose Harper
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Hiking

Known for it's wealthy residents and citations to non-residents, I was too concerned about inadvertently stepping out of line to explore all the side trails Beautiful area, only complaint was that the only 'marked' trail is paved. Would like to see a natural trail labeled

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Cole Wall
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Mountain bikingOver grown

Good trail needs trees moved

Samuel Posey
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Hiking

The trail was fantastic! We were able to see quite a few different birds: cardinals, bluebirds, finches, and even a hawk. I look forward to coming back when the trees are more in bloom.

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Marcy Franks
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Hiking

This trail is mostly paved with a few options to go off the pavement. Pretty walk that is suitable for everyone. Quite a bit of people were using it and very dog friendly.

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Mary Kate Green
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Hiking

Love this trail. I have walked it many times with my dog and he loves it too. Great walk in the spring, but bring binoculars! There are some really beautiful birds to be seen! Also a very good restaurant right next to the trail. My family and I often eat there and then go walk the trail afterwards to work off part of our dinner. Very fun and family/pet friendly.

Ashton Adamek
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HikingBridge out

amazing trail beautiful in the fa

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Jeremy Bruner
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Hiking

Recording stopped part of the way through. Great nature trail, though!

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blissriver co
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HikingMuddy

A little muddy but really pretty! We really enjoyed this easy paved hike and the views were pretty sweet!

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Ann Roy
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Hiking

Really nice walking trail

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Lee Wetherton
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Hiking

Great paved trial for walking, running or biking. Well maintained. Easy parking and access in heart of Anchorage.

Skip Benfird
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beautiful, well maintained setting. love to photgraph the scenery.

Alan Larris
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Walking

Wonderful paved trail. We are from Ohio and plan to bring grandkids here next time we visit. Lots of friendly dogs to pet on route.

Tom Holbrook
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Walking

Perfect length, right in the city and beautiful.

Sherry Febes
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Walking

Great walking trail, beautiful surroundings & felt very safe.

Mary Joiner
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Walking

Beautiful, quiet & clean!

Connie Jeffries
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Walking

Easy paved trail in a beautiful setting. Well maintained with a lot of wildflowers and opportunity to see abundant wildlife. Perfect for families.

Erin Stimac
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Great easy trail. Beautiful scenery.

AllTrails Camic
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Nice 2+ mile hike , great for anybody. No big elevations.

Becky Williams
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Walking

Great walking trail. Easy inclines, paved walkway, beautiful scenery, deer graze the grounds.

Elaine Belcher
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Love Anchorage Trail.

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