Pilot Knob Nature Preserve

Brush Creek Road, Clay City, KY 40312

This nature preserve is a 742-acre area in Powell County. A sandstone outcrop at the southeast end of the 730-foot-high knob is considered to be the prominence upon which Daniel Boone first stood and looked out over the Bluegrass region of Kentucky. It is known as "Boone's Overlook."

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  • Operation Hours: Open year round.
  • Mileage/Direction from Lexington: 38 miles east of Lexington
  • Price Range $-$$$$: Free
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  • Accessibility: No

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