Pilot Knob Nature Preserve

Brush Creek Road, Clay City, KY 40312

Widely believed to be where Daniel Boone first stood and looked over the Bluegrass region of Kentucky, Pilot Knob is a 750-acre nature preserve northeast of Lexington. A sandstone outcrop leads to sweeping views over the region. Hike the 1.25 miles to the top to be rewarded with one of the best views in the area.

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