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Kentucky - Turkey Run Park

This event is hosted by Girls Who Hike Ambassador Whitney Barter (cell # 502-718-4190). The first 10 attendees will receive special Girls Who Hike giveaways before the hike starts. 

Join us to hike the Wild Hyacinth and Boone’s Bottom Trail at Turkey Run Park in Louisville, KY on National Trails Day. We’ll be doing the Wild Hyacinth Trail first and then the Boone’s Bottom Trail to allow wading time on the limestone shelves at “mussel shoals”. Bring your crocs/water shoes!

This hikes is open to hikers of all skill levels. We’ll be hiking as a group and nobody will be left behind or forgotten. 

KIDS and DOGS are welcome to join us girls on the hike, but please leave the guys at home. 

Trail Info:

Wild Hyacinth Trail - 1.9 miles, elevation gain 137 feet

Boone’s Bottom Trail - 1.1 miles, elevation gain 22 feet

GWH Trail Rating System: 
GREEN: mellow hike, easy to follow, elevation gain of 1,000 feet or less and under low altitude. Novice hikers welcome!

Meeting time and location: 10:30 am in the Ben Stout House parking lot at Turkey Run Park. 

***As with all GWH hikes, you must sign the GWH liability waiver before attending - it takes less than a minute to sign and once you have signed you’re good to go for all future hikes! ***
LINK TO WAIVER: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdMIlT2K4Yovi_X_NJrhlsRKBy9yqedBS1C4dmSsguyV8vLmw/viewform?c=0&w=1

To complete this hike I recommend bringing snacks, water, sunscreen and bug repellent. 

I will update you with more information leading up the hike via this Facebook event page, so keep an eye out. If you have any questions/concerns please reach out to me directly or comment below. Hope to see you on the hike!

Trail links:

https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/kentucky/wild-hyacinth-trail

https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/kentucky/boones-bottom-trail

Earlier Event: June 2
Tennessee - Herb Parsons Lake