Go on a scenic ride through the mountains of Pike County, Kentucky.

Pike County Horse Trails, formally South Lake Horse Trail, is a rider’s mountain heaven, featuring a series of interconnected trails that make for a truly unique experience, as well as lush scenery, a campground and picnic area. Twice a year, Pike County holds an official trail ride that draws hundreds of horseback riding enthusiasts with their horses in tow into the beautiful mountains of Pike County for a day of fun. For riders, it’s all about options and variety. With a multitude of different paths to take, it is no wonder that attendance is growing by the hundreds each trail ride.

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Prepare for the ride of your life.

Riders must provide their own horses. It is also a good idea to bring water, lunch and a map of the trail. Visitors may enjoy the Pike County Horse Trail at any time other than designated hunting seasons. For more about the Pike County Horse Trail, call: (606) 432-6247.

Directions to the Pike County Horse Trail: The Pike County Horse Trail is located in Lick Creek, KY 41540. Travel past Lick Creek Park and cross the bridge. Parking is located on the left. A Pike County Deputy will be guiding parking during official trail ride events.

Trail System Details

Please remember the following when planning your trail ride experience:

  • No motorized vehicles are allowed on trail system.
  • Visitors must provide their own horses.
  • For official trail ride events, be sure to arrive early for best parking.
  • These trails are unmarked.

Find the Pike County Horse Trail System

2028 Lick Creek Road
Lick Creek, KY 41544
Phone: (606) 432-6247

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