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By: Derek Forrest Email
By: Derek Forrest Email

Extreme sports can really get your blood going and you can find a Dragway and Motorcross park right here in eastern Kentucky.

Sitting in the middle of the Daniel Boone Forest is an absolute gem.

If you're looking for an Adrenaline rush and speed you come to the London Dragway.

Men, women, and children from Laurel County and all over the country arrive in droves to check out the action on the quarter mile track.

From true dragsters all the way down to the kids. Fun can be had by the entire family.

If you want a different form of excitement the Daniel Boone Motocross Park is right across 80 just a few more miles down the road.

One of the unique features of the motocross park just happens to be the layout of the course.

The Daniel Boone Motorcross Park is a nationally known park and was once featured by ESPN with quad four by four terrain and Supercross racing on the weekends.

The tracks draws roughly 150 racers and 400 spectators.

With the assortment of racing choices in Laurel County, racers and fans always finish first.


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