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Gems in West Virginia - 4

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gem Favorite Beautiful fall day!

Long Point Overlook

(18) Fayette…, WV
gem Favorite Just a fraction of Sandstone Falls.

Sandstone Falls

(8) Hinton, WV
gem Favorite View from Hanging Rock Raptor Observatory.

Hanging Rock Raptor Observatory

(2) Union, WV
gem Favorite Nuttallburg coal chute.

Nuttallburg

(5) Fayette…, WV

Recommended Routes in West Virginia - 21

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Favorite Chilling on Diamond Point.
Intermediate

Endless Wall Trail

4.5 mi 7.3 km 275' Up 83.83 m Up 275' Down 83.84 m Down

Fayette…, WV
Favorite Bear Rocks Trail
Intermediate/Difficult

Dolly Sods Wilderness

19.6 mi 31.6 km 1,364' Up 415.85 m Up 1,365' Down 416.06 m Down

Davis, WV
Favorite The ruins of a C&O Canal Lockhouse stand outside of Harper's Ferry.
Intermediate/Difficult

Maryland Heights Loop

6.8 mi 10.9 km 1,488' Up 453.64 m Up 1,488' Down 453.44 m Down

Harpers…, WV
Favorite view of the rivers
Intermediate/Difficult

Loudoun Heights Out and Back

6.3 mi 10.1 km 1,204' Up 366.98 m Up 1,204' Down 366.93 m Down

Harpers…, WV
Favorite Soak up the fantastic views from Big Schloss.
Intermediate/Difficult

Big Schloss from Wolf Gap

4.6 mi 7.3 km 986' Up 300.44 m Up 993' Down 302.72 m Down

Moorefield, WV
Favorite Bear Rocks Trail
Intermediate/Difficult

Dolly Sods Wilderness - North Day Loop

12.3 mi 19.7 km 890' Up 271.28 m Up 890' Down 271.31 m Down

Davis, WV
Favorite We have some of the best trail volunteers.
Intermediate

Upshur County Trails

4.7 mi 7.6 km 478' Up 145.6 m Up 480' Down 146.4 m Down

Buckhannon, WV
Favorite Bear Rocks Trail
Difficult

Dolly Sods Circumnavigation

25.9 mi 41.7 km 2,478' Up 755.26 m Up 2,481' Down 756.14 m Down

Davis, WV
Favorite Beautiful easy trail, wildflowers, river views, birds.  Very enjoyable.
Easy

Sandstone Falls Loop

1.1 mi 1.7 km 31' Up 9.42 m Up 31' Down 9.4 m Down

Hinton, WV

West Virginia Hiking

  • 2,034 Miles 3,273 Kilometers of Trail
  • 25 Recommended Routes
  • 4 Gems Gems
  • 144 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 270 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 55 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in West Virginia - 444

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1.6 mi 2.5 km #1Long Point Trail
Intermediate
Fayetteville, WV
Intermediate
Fayetteville, WV 33 
1.9 mi 3.1 km #2Seneca Rocks Trail #563
Intermediate/Difficult
Franklin, WV
Intermediate/Difficult
Franklin, WV 16 
3.2 mi 5.2 km #3Rocky Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Davis, WV
Intermediate
Davis, WV 11 
5.3 mi 8.5 km #4Seneca Creek Trail (TR515)
Intermediate
Franklin, WV
Intermediate
Franklin, WV 18 
5.7 mi 9.2 km #5Glade Creek Trail
Intermediate
Daniels, WV
Intermediate
Daniels, WV 16 
1.7 mi 2.8 km #6Mont Chateau Trail (North)
Difficult
Cheat Lake, WV
Difficult
Cheat Lake, WV
23.9 mi 38.5 km #7North Fork Mountain Trail #501
Intermediate/Difficult
Franklin, WV
Intermediate/Difficult
Franklin, WV 11 
191.9 mi 308.8 km #8Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Towpath
Easy
Washington, DC
Easy
Washington, DC 12 
1.7 mi 2.7 km #9Dunkenbarger Trail
Intermediate
Davis, WV
Intermediate
Davis, WV
1.5 mi 2.3 km #10Little Stonecoal Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Davis, WV
Intermediate/Difficult
Davis, WV

Photos of West Virginia - 366

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Chilling on Diamond Point.
Aug 1, 2016 near Fayette…, WV
Hiking Tibbet Knob on the Tibbet Knob Trail - George Washington National Forest
Nov 25, 2019 near Moorefield, WV
A fall Hike on the Big Stonecoal Trail, to Lion's Head.
Jan 23, 2018 near Davis, WV
Bear Rocks Trail
May 18, 2015 near Davis, WV
Soak up the fantastic views from Big Schloss.
Jul 6, 2017 near Moorefield, WV
800 steps down.
Aug 1, 2016 near Fayette…, WV
View from the trail
Jun 15, 2022 near Fayette…, WV
View from the trail
Jun 15, 2022 near Fayette…, WV