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Sheltowee Trace NRT Cave Run to RRG is a 38.1 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Salt Lick, Kentucky that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Length 38.1 mi Elevation gain 4,872 ft Route type Point to Point

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This is the second of three sections in the Cumberland District on the Sheltowee Trace Trail starting from Cave Run Lake and ending at the suspension bridge in the Red River Gorge.

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Susan Hedgecock
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Hiking

From stony cove to sheltowee and then back on gravel road. Good conditions.

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David Lawson
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Many controlled burn areas near Cave Run Lake. no good places to camp at this end of the trail.

Jason Salyer
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Hiking

Be prepared for some road waking on this section. Between coming up out of Red River Gorge and old beaver road is mostly blacktop. The Red River section passes by Indian Arch and Staircase. On the Northern side is Furnace Arch and Clear Creek Furnace. All points of interest. Plenty of camping spots along the trail.

Missy Denny
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Nate Stober
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Cory Petronella
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Jessica Gerrish
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Benjamin Bowen
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Scott Cherry
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