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Long Point Trail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

1.6 mile 2.5 kilometer point to point
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 23' 7 m
Descent: -258' -79 m
High: 1,956' 596 m
Low: 1,721' 524 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 22% (13°)

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A trail leading to the Long Point overlook and views of the New River Gorge Bridge.

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Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers

Family Friendly Views of the New River Gorge and the New River Gorge Bridge make for an enriching hike with children.

Flora & Fauna

Rhododendron and mountain laurel are plentiful along the last section of the hike toward Long Point.

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Contacts

Land Manager: NPS - New River Gorge

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Sep 2, 2019
Smile Anna
Aug 19, 2019
Ryan Cummings
Back 3.2mi — 6h 43m
Jun 21, 2019
Dane Black
Bit muddy particularly in the lower half of the trail. Still a great view! 1.6mi — 8h 46m
May 25, 2019
Becky Pack
3.8mi
May 24, 2019
Joel Grimes
Oct 7, 2018
Gary Ryan
Oct 7, 2018
Ray van Hilst
3.2mi
Jun 30, 2018
Megan Norman

Trail Ratings

  4.3 from 12 votes

#1

in Fayetteville

#4691

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#1

in Fayetteville

#43

in West Virginia

#4,691

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Long Point Overlook.
Jun 21, 2019 near Fayette…, WV

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