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Cumberland Gap National Historical Park

US 25E South, Middlesboro, KY 40965-1848
+1 606-248-2817
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Beautiful!

Beautiful beautiful beautiful! Love this place such a gorgeous. God is a wonderful being. No doubt... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
mrmage
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London, Kentucky
Great Park!

Stopped here with the kids ( 6 and 4) on our way back from friends house in TN. Camped one night... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
rjwrj85
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Contains the original trail marked out by Daniel Boone in 1775.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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US 25E South, Middlesboro, KY 40965-1848
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+1 606-248-2817
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Beautiful beautiful beautiful! Love this place such a gorgeous. God is a wonderful being. No doubt this is one of his favorite creations.

Thank mrmage
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped here with the kids ( 6 and 4) on our way back from friends house in TN. Camped one night and did some hiking. Beautiful trails and scenery. Pinnacle Overlook is fun to see and while along the path you can straddle two states,...More

Thank rjwrj85
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family loved the gap museum there and the view is incredible from the top. It's easily accessible and worth it. You can see forever.

Thank Bobby A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited over a long weekend in the area. Park staff was great as they always are in our national park system. Very informative films about the gap and Daniel Boone. Took the Gap Cave tour which was lots of fun. The tour needs to be...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the drive. Had a beautiful day so the views were amazing. Kiddo wasn't thrilled about going but had a good time in the end.

Thank Brandy D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Take time to drive the 4 miles up to the Pinnacle Overlook, followed by a short walk up a slightly winding paved path (I did see an accessible entrance for those who can't do the stairs at the start of the path). At the top...More

Thank BeaglesmoreBeagles
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Woke up on Saturday and wanted to take a little adventure so we chose Cumberland Gap since we had not been there since we were kids. The drive was nice and the tunnel was an interesting and enjoyable part of the drive. The park rangers...More

2  Thank Angie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This National Park is off the beaten path on US 25E about an hour from Corbin, KY at I-75. The visitor center, hiking trails, campsites & Pinnacle Peak are all above compare. This is a "must see" destination and is another jewel in the crown...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice half day stop , alot of history and very interesting worth the stop to check out. Nice vistor center

Thank dww1957
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

4* - More than I expected! Visitor's Center - 4* Well equipped and nice selection of souviners. Cancellation Stamp Center - 5* Five different stamps! Park Theater - 5* Offer two different movies. One at the top of the hour and one at the bottom...More

1  Thank Mike P
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25logan
9 April 2017|
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Response from Rocky7149 | Reviewed this property |
If I recall correctly, the path to the overlook is paved in asphalt.
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B D
17 March 2017|
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Response from Curtis S | Reviewed this property |
You would have to swing wide on every hairpin turn. Plus, there will be branches overhanging. I would not recommend it.
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Douglas S
13 October 2016|
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Response from Carol P | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge! It is totally free unless they are having a special event. Then there is a very small charge and it is well worth what you will pay. Also while you are there be sure to go to the lookout the looks out... More
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