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Boone Trace Marker

100 Main St N, Berea, KY 40403
+1 859-985-3700
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Old Boone's trace remembered

The Trace ran from Cumberland Gap to Fort Boonesborough.The “Daniel Boone’s Trace” marker is one of... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
cathym0sier
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Berea, Kentucky
Historical marker

I learned a lot about Daniel Boone and his trek out west, which started out in Boone County... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
CLK56
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Park Ridge, Illinois
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100 Main St N, Berea, KY 40403
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

The Trace ran from Cumberland Gap to Fort Boonesborough.The “Daniel Boone’s Trace” marker is one of four Kentucky Historical Society markers at this site; all of which relate to Boone Trace. The other three markers commemorate Twitty’s Fort, Estill Station, and historic sites in Madison...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017

I learned a lot about Daniel Boone and his trek out west, which started out in Boone County / Berea.

Thank CLK56
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

Easy access on the village green directly across from the Boone Tavern. It needs to be incorporated into any visit to the College Square

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Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Having just returned from Virginia and the 35 mile Creeper Trail I have first-hand knowledge and experience not only on the significance of historical artifacts but also what makes an exciting and stimulating bike trail. This marker is one in a series of historical markers...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2015

You can cross the street and view this marker when at the Boone Tavern square. Walking around the square is a nice little trip into the past.

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Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

This was a nice & easy marker to visit, but interesting to see. An important piece of history and well preserved.

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Reviewed 30 June 2015

This summer, I have become some sort of a Daniel Boone expert. This marker in historic Berea is only 1 one 3 placed by the Daughters of the American Revolution. Situated under a large tree on the College Square, you may not know what it...More

5  Thank Andrea D
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Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

Yes it's just a marker to be sure but so important and not to be missed. Part of the famous Boone Trail it's a fitting tribute to a national pioneer and leader. Located across from Boone Tavern do stop by for a picture and some...More

1  Thank Don L
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Reviewed 21 June 2015

The markers are a good stop for an educational experience. It was one of Daniel Boone's markers.. It marks the path the pioneer Daniel Boone took to open the state of Kentucky . Put it in your to do list whether you are local or...More

Thank Syrine B
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Reviewed 20 June 2015

The Boone Trace Marker may not seem like much, but it is an important mark in Kentucky History. This stone marks the path of Daniel Boone as he walked through the old Kentucky forests for the first time. Don't miss this hidden gem.

Thank Clara R
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