Wolfe County Kentucky Hiking Trails
Located within Red River Gorge section of the Daniel Boone
National Forest, the 7 mile Rough Trail travels between
KY77 and KY715. Climbing from streamside to ridge-top and back
down again several times, Rough Trail is available for hiking
Rough Trail #221 has two trailheads located at Martins Fork
Parking Area along KY77 and Rough Trail/Swift Camp Creek Trail
parking area along KY715
To reach the east end (Rough Trail/Swift Camp Creek Trail
parking) from Slade Kentucky, travel east along KY15 for 7 miles
and turn left onto KY715. Continue along KY 715 for 4.1 miles to
the parking area on the left.
From Pine Ridge, take exit 40 off the Mountain Parkway and
travel west along KY 15 to KY 715 and turn right. Continue along
KY 715 for 4.1 miles to the parking area on the left.
To reach the West end of Rough Trail from Slade, travel west
along KY 11/15 for 1.5 miles and turn right onto KY 77. Contunue
along KY77 through Nada Tunnel to the Martin's Fork parking area
on the left.