Directions to the Preserve
To get to the Great Saltpetre Preserve, please follow the directions below.
Take I-75 to Exit 59 (Mount Vernon, Ky). Travel
EAST on Route 25 and turn LEFT immediately onto
Route 1004. Continue until Route 1004 comes to a "T"
(just over the Railroad tracks and concrete bridge)
and turn RIGHT. Look for the second Concrete bridge
and you are almost there. Continue for 1 mile up a
hill and look for the Great Saltpetre Preserve sign
on the right. It is a total of 9 miles on Route
For those individuals with GPS units the
N 37 deg 21.993 min, W 84 deg 12.391 min