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Best trails in Berea

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Looking for a great trail near Berea, Kentucky? AllTrails has 10 great hiking trails, trail running trails, forest trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Fort Boonesborough State Park or River Hill Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Raven Run Park or Berea College Forest. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 4 easy trails in Berea ranging from 2.1 to 3.7 miles and from 928 to 1,295 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Berea
Top trails (10)
#1 - East and West Pinnacle
Berea College Forest
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Length: 6.6 mi • Est. 3 h 42 m
East and West Pinnacle is a 6.6 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Berea, Kentucky that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity opShow more
#2 - Indian Fort Lookout
Berea College Forest
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 1 h 14 m
Indian Fort Lookout is a 2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Berea, Kentucky that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikShow more
#3 - West Pinnacle Trail
Berea College Forest
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 31 m
West Pinnacle Trail is a 2.9 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Berea, Kentucky that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activitShow more
#4 - Robe Mountain and Basin Mountain
Berea College Forest
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Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 3 h 31 m
Robe Mountain and Basin Mountain is a 6.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Berea, Kentucky that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primariShow more
#5 - West Pinnacle, Robe Mountain, and Basin Mountain Loop
Berea College Forest
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Length: 7.1 mi • Est. 4 h
This trail is a heart pumper. Multiple areas with steep hills to climb and multiple uphill rock scrambles requiring 4 point hand and foot support especially as you get closer to Basin Mountain. There Show more
#6 - Welch Mountain
Berea College Forest
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 2 h 10 m
Welch Mountain is a 4.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Berea, Kentucky that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, naturShow more
#7 - Indian Fort, West Pinnacle and Pinnacles Multi-Use Loop
Berea College Forest
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 27 m
Indian Fort, West Pinnacle and Pinnacles Multi-Use Loop is a 3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Berea, Kentucky that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels.Show more
#8 - John B. Stephenson Memorial Trail
Berea, Kentucky
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 52 m
John B. Stephenson Memorial Trail is a 2.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Berea, Kentucky that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trailShow more
#9 - Berea College Cross Country Running Trail
Berea College Forest
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 40 m
The majority of the route is on relatively flat trails. Some trails are narrow when you start to make the loop that leads you back to the bridge. Show more
#10 - Indian Fort Theatre Trail
Berea College Forest
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Length: 0.5 mi • Est. 13 m
Trail is easy, mostly paved, walking trail that loops behind the amphitheater and follows gravel roadway along the valley. Small bridge to cross stream Show more