Kentucky River Palisades Trail

MODERATE 74 reviews

Kentucky River Palisades Trail is a 2.4 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Nicholasville, Kentucky that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.

DISTANCE
2.4 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
449 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

river

views

wildlife

blowdown

rocky

no dogs

hiking
4 days ago

1 month ago

not a bad trail, I didn't see anyone on it until I was back at the parking lot. I wish I would've also gone on knight's ferry I think it's called because that goes to river. I got to see a couple deer also!

hiking
1 month ago

A very pleasant yet engaging trail. Not too crowded, and plenty of deer and birds to spot.

hiking
2 months ago

Easy trail and nice views but you can hear a lot of road traffic.

2 months ago

trail running
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hiking
5 months ago

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hiking
6 months ago

Nice easy trail. offers good water views. Dogs aren't allowed.

hiking
6 months ago

slippery when wet! info failed to mention "no dogs allowed"

7 months ago

hiking
7 months ago

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9 months ago

Wonderful trail I've hiked many times. Beautiful scenery!

9 months ago

nice walk.. beautiful scenery..

hiking
9 months ago

Beautiful hike today! Just a few slippery spots, but overall perfect.

9 months ago

10 months ago

Great hike!

hiking
10 months ago