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Sheltowee Trace: Old Orchard to US 421 is a 17 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near McKee, Kentucky that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, running, nature trips, and bird watching and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Length 17.0 mi Elevation gain 1,765 ft Route type Point to Point

Dogs on leash

Hiking

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Bird watching

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Wild flowers

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Over grown

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John Gosper
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awesome hiking trail at the gorge never gets old.

Jon Gaddis
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I will say this area is remote, and this section of the sheltowee trace is overgrown a bit. It is beautiful, but we managed to lose the trail a few times. We hit the trailhead at turkey foot campground, located at the back driving in. Keep an eye out for the trail, because of the en overgrowth we got side tracked a bit, but a great deal of it follows the river. I would rate this trail as more difficult than moderate.

Patrick Gunn
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David Spurlock
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April French
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