Quiet Trails State Nature Preserve consists of 165 acres of ridges and ravines bordering the Licking River in Harrison County. The diversity of birds, trees and wildflowers represent the richness of the Bluegrass fauna and flora. KNP manages this area primarily for environmental education and passive recreation. The preserve is also a Watchable Wildlife Site.
Features - great diversity of birds, trees, wildflowers and mussels
Hiking - 3.1 miles of trail, moderate
Parking - four cars
Activities - hiking, nature study, birding, etc.
Harrison County. From Cynthiana, take U.S. 27 north approximately 10 miles. Turn right onto KY 1284, which leads into Sunrise. Continue on Pugh's Ferry Road after crossing the four-way intersection. The preserve is located on the right, 1.8 miles from the intersection.
Open from dawn to dusk.