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641 mi 1,031 km of trail 7 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 24 Trails Intermediate Trails 66 Trails Hard Trails 28 Trails
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Recommended Routes in Monongahela National Forest - 7

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Favorite Many species of fern on the 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 Many species of fern on the 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 Many species of fern on the trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Blackbird/Ridge Loop

10.4 mi 16.8 km 888' Up 270.52 m Up 888' Down 270.61 m Down

Davis, 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 North-South Trail looking east.
Intermediate/Difficult

Cranberry Wilderness Loop

17.3 mi 27.8 km 1,831' Up 557.94 m Up 1,830' Down 557.84 m Down

Marlinton, WV
Favorite Many species of fern on the trail.
Difficult

Dolly Sods Challenge Hike - circumnavigation

27.4 mi 44.1 km 2,829' Up 862.31 m Up 2,829' Down 862.21 m Down

Davis, WV
Favorite Canyon Rim Trail - The Point - boot shot
Difficult

Roaring Plains Circuit

12.8 mi 20.6 km 2,203' Up 671.35 m Up 2,237' Down 681.78 m Down

Davis, WV

Trails in Monongahela National Forest - 111

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5.3 mi 8.5 km #1Seneca Creek Trail (TR515)
Easy/Intermediate
Franklin, WV
Easy/Intermediate
Franklin, WV 13 
3.2 mi 5.2 km #2Rocky Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Davis, WV
Intermediate
Davis, WV
1.7 mi 2.7 km #3Dunkenbarger Trail
Intermediate
Davis, WV
Intermediate
Davis, WV
2.5 mi 4.0 km #4Breathed Mountain Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Davis, WV
Intermediate/Difficult
Davis, WV
1.5 mi 2.3 km #5Little Stonecoal Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Davis, WV
Intermediate/Difficult
Davis, WV
3.7 mi 6.0 km #6Rorhbaugh Trail #508
Intermediate
Petersburg, WV
Intermediate
Petersburg, WV
1.2 mi 2.0 km #7Beaver View Trail
Intermediate
Davis, WV
Intermediate
Davis, WV
4.8 mi 7.8 km #8Tea Creek Mountain Trail #452
Difficult
Marlinton, WV
Difficult
Marlinton, WV
1.1 mi 1.8 km #9Bail Out
Intermediate
Marlinton, WV
Intermediate
Marlinton, WV
9.5 mi 15.3 km #10Kennison Mountain Trail
Difficult
Richwood, WV
Difficult
Richwood, WV
3.5 mi 5.7 km #11Whitmeadow Trail
Difficult
Elkins, WV
Difficult
Elkins, WV
1.4 mi 2.2 km #12Yokum Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Elkins, WV
Intermediate
Elkins, WV
2.4 mi 3.9 km #13Bear Rocks Trail
Intermediate
Davis, WV
Intermediate
Davis, WV
4.3 mi 6.9 km #14Big Stonecoal Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Davis, WV
Intermediate/Difficult
Davis, WV
4.5 mi 7.2 km #15Blackbird Knob Trail
Intermediate
Petersburg, WV
Intermediate
Petersburg, WV 12 
6.3 mi 10.2 km #16Red Creek Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Davis, WV
Intermediate/Difficult
Davis, WV
208.1 mi 334.8 km #17Allegheny Trail #701: US Route 50 - Interstate 64
Difficult
Kingwood, WV
Difficult
Kingwood, WV
0.4 mi 0.6 km #18Lindy Point Overlook Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Davis, WV
Easy/Intermediate
Davis, WV
11.6 mi 18.7 km #19Otter Creek Trail (TR 131)
Difficult
Elkins, WV
Difficult
Elkins, WV
3.8 mi 6.1 km #20Cheat Mountain Ridge Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Marlinton, WV
Easy/Intermediate
Marlinton, WV

Photos of Monongahela National Forest - 136

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Many species of fern on the trail.
Aug 6, 2020 near Davis, WV
Campsite with great fire set up right off the trail.
Feb 28, 2020 near Franklin, 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
Rocky Ridge trail
May 18, 2015 near Davis, WV
Fall in West Virginia
Dec 3, 2018 near Marlinton, WV
Upper Red Creek trail
May 18, 2015 near Davis, WV
Bear Rocks trail
May 18, 2015 near Davis, WV