The TransAmerica Bicycle Trail goes through the southern portion of Breathitt County near Buckhorn State Resort Park. In Booneville, visit Pioneer Village, an original 1874 farm and Morris Fork Crafts. Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park is tucked away in the mountains. Hindman is home to the Hindman Settlement School. Knott County is considered the "Elk Capital of the East" with thousands of elk roaming freely. Keep your eyes and ears open especially in the spring and fall. Carr Creek Lake is nearby.
Scenic Byway - travels through three counties and by two elk viewing stations. In Breathitt County it travels by the South Fork Elk View Station near Robinson Forest. *see below