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Dolly Sods Wilderness

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46 mi 75 km of trail 3 Featured Hikes

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Located in Grant, Randolph and Tucker Counties, West Virginia, the Dolly Sods Wilderness spans over 17,371 acres in the Monongahela National Forest. The Dolly Sods Wilderness, which is part of the National Wilderness Preservation System, contains much of the Red Creek drainage and contains heath and bog eco-types, more commonly typical to southern Canada.

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The northern end does not have much water available at the campsites. Be sure to bring plenty of water!
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3.2 mi 5.2 km
#1 Rocky Ridge Trail
Davis, WV
3.2 mi 5.2 km Davis, WV
All Clear
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Muddy, Some Mud
12 days ago
1.7 mi 2.7 km
#2 Dunkenbarger Trail
Davis, WV
1.7 mi 2.7 km Davis, WV
Unknown
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Davis, WV
1.5 mi 2.3 km Davis, WV
Unknown
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Davis, WV
2.5 mi 4.0 km Davis, WV
Unknown
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Petersburg, WV
3.7 mi 6.0 km Petersburg, WV
Unknown
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1.2 mi 2.0 km
#6 Beaver View Trail
Davis, WV
1.2 mi 2.0 km Davis, WV
Minor Issues
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Muddy
85 days ago
Davis, WV
4.3 mi 6.9 km Davis, WV
Minor Issues
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Some fast moving water in the creek crossings, but definitely doable.
13 days ago
Petersburg, WV
4.5 mi 7.2 km Petersburg, WV
Minor Issues
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Muddy: Very muddy. Creeks were pretty clear for crossing.
10 days ago
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2.4 mi 3.9 km
#9 Bear Rocks Trail
Davis, WV
2.4 mi 3.9 km Davis, WV
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
12 days ago
6.3 mi 10.2 km
#10 Red Creek Trail
Davis, WV
6.3 mi 10.2 km Davis, WV
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Some erosion in spots.
82 days ago
2.9 mi 4.6 km
#11 Raven Ridge Trail
Davis, WV
2.9 mi 4.6 km Davis, WV
All Clear
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Muddy, Some Mud
10 days ago
2.0 mi 3.3 km
#12 Rocky Point Trail
Petersburg, WV
2.0 mi 3.3 km Petersburg, WV
Unknown
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Davis, WV
1.4 mi 2.2 km Davis, WV
Unknown
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Davis, WV
2.4 mi 3.9 km Davis, WV
Unknown
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1.4 mi 2.3 km
#15 Harman Trail
Davis, WV
1.4 mi 2.3 km Davis, WV
Minor Issues
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Muddy: Muddy even a couple of days without rain. Possible to navigate around it.
11 days ago
Davis, WV
4.4 mi 7.0 km Davis, WV
Minor Issues
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Muddy - Ankle deep mud, expect to take longer than usual. But still fun!
13 days ago
0.7 mi 1.2 km
#17 Beaver Dam Trail
Davis, WV
0.7 mi 1.2 km Davis, WV
Unknown
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