Hiking

Hiking in the Red River Gorge

TOP 10 HIKES AT THE RED

Lace up and get ready to explore some amazing ARCHES! Many consider these ten hikes to be among the best at the Red River Gorge.  Some of these are a combination of 2 or more smaller hikes that originate from the same place and can be combined.  Unmarked trails  are often on “unofficial” trails.  Unmarked trails can be easy to follow, while some require navigating skills.

Indian Staircase and Indian Arch (3.5 miles – unmarked – difficult)
Whittleton Arch (2.5 miles – easy)
Double Arch, Star Gap Arch, Arch of Triumph (5.6 miles – unmarked – moderate)
Gray’s Arch (4.0 miles – easy)
Auxier Ridge & Courthouse Rock (5.0 miles- moderate)
Natural Bridge & Laurel Ridge Trail (3.0 miles – easy)
Silvermine Arch & Hidden Arch (5.1 miles – moderate)
Turtle Back Arch & Rock Bridge (4.0 miles – unmarked – moderate)
Rock Bridge Loop (1.5 miles – unmarked – easy)
Chimney Top Rock, Princess Arch, & Half Moon Arch (1.8 miles – easy)

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Red River Gorge Hiking PDF Map

Take a look at this amazing map to plan your next outing. This PDF contains quite a bit of information and you are welcome to print it out and use it on your next adventure. Have a blast out there and remember to take only photos and leave only footprints!

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