National Natural Landmarks
Rock Creek Research Natural Area
Rock Creek Research Natural Area, located within the Daniel Boone National Forest, harbors one of the few virgin hemlock-hardwood forests remaining in Kentucky.
Location: Laurel County, KY
Year designated: 1975
Please remember, National Natural Landmarks (NNLs) are not national parks. NNLs are owned by a variety of public and private entities and allowing visitation is at their discretion. Many NNL sites maintain public websites where additional information may be found.