Cumberland Gap National Historical Park, Kentucky Recreation Area Info & Images

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Directions

By Plane The closest major airport is located in Knoxville, Tennessee approximately 85 miles away. Flights can also be made into Lexington, Kentucky approximately 130 miles away. By Car The park entrance is located on Highway 25E just south of Middlesboro Kentucky.

Phone

(606) 248-2817

Activities

BIKING, CAMPING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING

Campground Reservations

Kentucky Campgrounds

Hiking Trails

Kentucky Hiking Trails

Related Link(s)

More Kentucky Recreation Areas | Cumberland Gap National Historical Park Official Website | Cumberland Gap National Historical Park Map

At Cumberland Gap, the first great gateway to the west, follow the buffalo, the Native American, the longhunter, the pioneer… all traveled this route through the mountains into the wilderness of Kentucky. Modern day explorers and travelers stand in awe at this great gateway and the many miles of trails and scenic features found in the park.