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Natural Arch Scenic Area

KY 927 West, Whitley City, KY
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Exploring Kentucky

Kentucky has a lot of arches and I love hiking to them. This one has a good trail to the over look... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tim E
via mobile
Beauty but abandoned

The arch its self is amazing to see, but the area is so poorly kept up that its almost scary to be... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Leah N
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Corbin, Kentucky
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  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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KY 927 West, Whitley City, KY
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kentucky has a lot of arches and I love hiking to them. This one has a good trail to the over look for viewing it at a distance and a trail leading to it to a closer view which is fantastic but I didn't expect...More

Thank Tim E
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The arch its self is amazing to see, but the area is so poorly kept up that its almost scary to be there.

Thank Leah N
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The viewing area for this arch is an easy walk from the parking lot. Easy to find. The view in October would be awesome, Rainy April, not so much. There is a trail that leads to the arch, but we did not have time to...More

Thank twdenman
Reviewed 17 April 2017

It's a little tricky to locate the sign on 27. Look carefully at National Forest signs for name at the bottom. Kids will love the walk around the arch.

Thank David W
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I don't understand why this isn't on more maps. It is right off of a main road, and you only have to walk a few hundred feet to an overlook to get a magnificent view. Highly recommended on a waterfalls/natural bridges hiking excursion!

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

There is a nice paved walkway to where you can easily see the arch. We didn't walk down the path to view the arch up close. It looks like it might be a decent hike. There was a $3 fee for the day.

Thank Kona J
Reviewed 13 September 2016

An awesome place to visit. you may select rope way or small trek to reach natural arc. You may see bear if you are lucky and these animals are harmless. Please ensure to follow the instructions while trekking.

Thank SHABNAM R
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We were lucky to have wonderful weather, which made our visit to the Park so great. You need a parking pass, and can pay at the entry sign (unattended). You simply fill out a form and put $ in an envelope. Then you put that...More

Thank Lmorton22
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

It's a beautiful natural arch. A short hike was needed to reach the place. But they provided an overlook that gives you a full view of the arch. Well maintained National park.

1  Thank Sruthi N
Reviewed 26 February 2016

An excellent place to take your family for some bonding time and enjoy nature. Not a very long walk for older people.

Thank Frangay
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