Morehead is an official Kentucky Trail Town!
Whether you’re looking for a relaxing afternoon hike or you’re an experienced hiker wanting a challenge, there is a trail for you in Morehead.
The Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail has a new section running through downtown Morehead. Stop for a cup of coffee at The Fuzzy Duck or grab a bite to eat at All Seasons Cafe on your way. After re-fueling, head out on another downtown trail, such as Rodburn Hollow or the Eagle Lake Trail.
Downtown Walking Trail
The Downtown Walking Trail starts at the Morehead Visitors Center, travels 2.5 miles through downtown, Morehead State University and St. Claire Healthcare campus.
Rodburn Hollow Park
Take advantage of this hidden park located within the city limits of Morehead at Rodburn Hollow Road. The park embraces a peaceful environment great for a morning hike, a peaceful lunch break or a hike after work. Few communities have such a unique feature with so many educational opportunities.meetings, receptions and more. Features include hiking trails, playground, picnic shelter, and ample parking.
MSU Outdoor Adventures
Outdoor Adventures is located inside Morehead State University’s Recreation and Wellness Center. This facility accommodates students and faculty as well as the community and visitors!
The rental center has all your Outdoor Adventure needs from kayaks and canoes to backpacking and recreation equipment. MSU OA provides affordable rentals and workshops for the community and visitors to teach or improve skills including back-country cooking, navigation, knot-tying and how to minimize outdoor impact.
For more information or to reserve equipment, call (606) 783-2270.
Monday – Thursday: 2:00 – 8:00 PM
Friday: 2:00 – 6:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sunday: 2:00 – 6:00 PM
Are you in need of shuttle service to and from the trail?
Let us know 2-3 weeks prior to your trip and we will arrange the services needed to make your adventure enjoyable. If you have 5 or more guests, we will need a minimum of 3 weeks notice and a fee will be incurred per rider. No pets will be permitted to ride in the shuttle, we apologize for any inconvenience. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (606) 780-4342.