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Best trails in Denniston

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Looking for a great trail near Denniston, Kentucky? AllTrails has 5 great hiking trails, forest trails, views 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 Natural Bridge State Park or Grayson Lake State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Pilot Knob State Nature Preserve or Red River Gorge Geological Area. Ready for some activity? There are 2 moderate trails in Denniston ranging from 0.8 to 2.1 miles and from 728 to 1,220 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 Denniston
Top trails (5)
#1 - Chimney Top Trail
Daniel Boone National Forest
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Length: 0.6 mi • Est. 19 m
This trail has both asphalt and gravel.Show more
#2 - Indian Staircase and Adena Arch Loop
Daniel Boone National Forest
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h 21 m
Indian Staircase and Adena Arch Loop is a 2.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Denniston, Kentucky that features a great forest setting and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarShow more
#3 - Bison Way to Indian Staircase to Sheltowee Trace Trail
Daniel Boone National Forest
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Length: 9.4 mi • Est. 4 h 56 m
This trail offers the best of the gorge. It has jaw-dropping overlooks, cool rock features, giant rock shelters, interesting arches, and great camping spots. Show more
#4 - Half Moon Arch Trail
Daniel Boone National Forest
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 26 m
Half Moon Arch Trail is a 0.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Denniston, Kentucky that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used forShow more
#5 - Indian Staircase Full Loop
Daniel Boone National Forest
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h 13 m
Indian Staircase Full Loop is a 2.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Denniston, Kentucky that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used foShow more