Tygarts Creek: Olive Hill to Hock's Nest

EASY 6 reviews

Tygarts Creek: Olive Hill to Hock's Nest is a 13.1 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Olive Hill, Kentucky that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking, nature trips, birding, and canoeing and is accessible year-round.

13.1 miles
538 feet
Point to Point

nature trips

paddle sports


bird watching




no dogs

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

We put in in the middle of 64 great trip took out at bridge on 60 awsome ride

paddle sports
Monday, June 22, 2015

Great water trail for kayaking. Water can be shallow in summer. Attractions along this trail include a suspension bridge and a small cave.

paddle sports
Sunday, April 27, 2014

paddle sports
Sunday, January 01, 2012

I went on this trail about 5 times last summer (2011) and each time was more amazing. The awesome cliff lines after the I-64 bridge to Carter Caves are breath taking. Some cliffs are in my guess are 150'-200'. The water is crystal clear in the summer time and green in the spring and fall.

recorded Tygart

paddle sports
Sunday, March 05, 2017

paddle sports
Monday, July 06, 2015