Welcome to Harlan County: Where the Adventure Begins! Harlan County is not just a destination; it’s an experience that allows visitors to explore Kentucky from top to bottom. Journey to Black Mountain, the highest peak in Kentucky, where you can stand atop and witness the breathtaking panoramic views that stretch across the state. The beauty of the Appalachian Mountains unfolds before your eyes, offering a serene and majestic backdrop for your adventures. But the excitement doesn’t end there; delve into the depths of the earth on an animatronic mine tour at Portal 31. This unique underground adventure provides an immersive experience into the rich mining history of the region, bringing the past to life in a way that’s both educational and thrilling.

For adrenaline seekers, Harlan County boasts Kentucky’s highest, fastest, and longest zipline at Black Mountain Thunder. Feel the rush of wind and the thrill of speed as you zip through the stunning landscapes, an experience sure to leave you breathless and exhilarated. You can also visit Black Mountain Off-Road Adventure Park, where off-road enthusiasts can tackle challenging terrains and climb mountain across 7000 acres of rugged terrain.

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In the midst of these natural wonders, don’t miss the opportunity to explore our latest downtown attraction in Harlan County, the Harlan County Beer Company. This spot is perfect for winding down after a day of adventure, offering a taste of local brews in a welcoming atmosphere.

Whether your idea of adventure involves heart-pounding thrills or a peaceful reconnection with nature, Harlan County is the place to create mountain memories. It’s a destination where every path leads to discovery, every view inspires, and every moment is an invitation to explore. Find your adventure today on our website at www.harlancountytrails.com or call us at 606-573-4156 for more information.