Big Spring Falls Trail

MODERATE 6 reviews

Big Spring Falls Trail is a 7 mile out and back trail located near Pine Knot, Kentucky that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
7.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1072 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dog friendly

hiking

river

waterfall

over grown

backpacking
3 months ago

7 months ago

hiking
8 months ago

great hike....two waterfalls on the trail. make sure to wait for a rain for both to be good though.

10 months ago

hiking
Sunday, May 22, 2016

hiking
Monday, July 21, 2014

This is a fun/ moderate trail. If you decide you want on top of the falls, and actually make it, prepare to do some hardcore bushwhacking,

below is a guide of this trail, with better starting directions

http://books.google.com/books?id=utZsyxE7L9kC&pg=PA181&lpg=PA181&dq=catawba+overlook&source=bl&ots=4PArBhMq5t&sig=UiFj0k4fMmda3diKMBrK_rxKIVk&hl=en&sa=X&ei=fwXNU_28K8WryASO4ICYCw&ved=0CEsQ6AEwCQ#v=one