Jefferson Memorial Forest

Jefferson Memorial Forest is a woodland tribute to area veterans and a treasure to all who visit. The forest has approximately 6,600 acres of steep slopes covered with mature, second growth hardwood trees.The Forest, which spans nearly 10 miles from east to west is ribboned with scenic trails and small streams. It also has a fishing lake, outdoor recreational facilities, a conference center and a Welcome Center with trail maps, hiking supplies, nature related books and souvenirs, and more.

For more information and details regarding hiking/camping and other amenities offered at Jefferson Memorial Forest, please visit Wilderness Louisville's website.  

Park Details

  • 11311 Mitchell Hill Rd
    Fairdale, KY 40118
    United States

  • Hours

    Dawn to dusk; Horine Reservation open until 7:30 p.m. daily
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