West Virginia

Wild, Wonderful

Segment 1: Maryland Line to Streby

Trail Notes

Updated 12 Apr, 2019

Corrections/Updates to ADTS Westbound Turn by Turns

  • C10010 - After crossing private toll bridge, the West Virginia state line is the shoreline. No toll for pedestrians or bicycles.

Add Waypoint

      • C10015 - JOG - Greenspring Valley Rd/CR1 turns to the R, crosses railroad tracks, then turns back to the L .08 - .08 / 39.5268, -78.6172
  • C10040 - Change to: Turn R on Keller Run Rd
  • C10070 - Turn L on Baker Rd. Note: Sort of a quick Left then Right jog.
  • C10220 - Update: Turn L on Buckbee Hollow Rd (new name - not Colonel Lyons-Tom May Rd) crossing under US 48

Segment 2: Streby to Nestorville


Trail Notes

Updated 18 Dec, 2019

Corrections/Updates to ADTS Westbound Turn by Turns

  • C20020 - Note: This begins a 2000' elevation climb to the Dolly Sods Wilderness
  • C20045 - Add: Backcountry Campground is just ahead
  • C20070 - Correct: As you reach the valley, Forest Road 80 becomes Freeland Rd. Continue straight.
  • C20110 - Add: Middle Ridge Trail is a Loop. When you reach the loop, hike to the R.
  • C20120 - Remove "...from here to Blackwater Falls Horse Stable." The stables are at C20160
  • C20150 - Change to: Shelter and Camp. Continue on A Davis Trail
  • C20160 - Change to: Turn L on Yellow Birch Trail passing through Blackwater Falls Horse Stable.
  • C20170 - Correct: Blackwater Falls lodge is 0.2 miles to N. And correct spelling of Canaan.
  • C20180 - For Clarity: From Canaan Loop Rd (FR 13), turn L onto Railroad Grade Trail (FT 110)
  • C20210 - Change to: Bear L on Mountain Side Trail (FR 244)

Add Waypoint

        • C20215 - Bear Left to stay on FR 244 as Mountain Side Trail (FR 244A) goes off to right. 1.51 39.0558, -79.5712
  • C20230 - Change to: Continue WNW on Main St (WV 72) to Hendricks.

Add Waypoints

This takes advantage of the Allegheny Highlands Trail that parallels the ADTS highway route between Hendricks and Parsons, West Virginia.

        • C20231 - HENDRICKS. Bear left onto Allegheny Highlands Trail 39.0749, -79.6308
        • C20232 - PARSONS. Turn R on Railroad Ave - 3.13 / 39.0982, -79.6756
        • C20233 - Jog right and left to pedestrian bridge and cross Cheat River .07 / 39.0975, -79.6776
        • C20234 - After crossing bridge, jog R then L on US 219/1st Street to rejoin ADTS Turn by Turns

Remove Waypoint

        • C20235
  • C20240 - Update: Turn R on WV 72/Chestnut St (toward Kingwood) then bear left at Y to stay on Chestnut St.
  • C20330 - The area where the water and restrooms mentioned in the TBT are located is now overgrown and no longer maintained. (Yvonne -'19)

Segment 3: Nestorville to Wilsonburg

Trail Notes

Updated 21 Apr, 2019

Corrections/Updates to ADTS Westbound Turn by Turns

  • C30030 - Correct: Turn R on North US 250/Barbour County Highway, per signage at the intersection
  • C30080 - For clarity, change to: Just past Arden United Methodist Church, Old Railroad Grade (CR 12/7) becomes Laurel Creek (CR 12). Continue straight on Laurel Creek (CR 12)
  • C30150 - Correction: Sandy Creek is (CR 46)
  • C30160 - Unmarked: Turn Left onto Knottsville Rd. "Fairview Farms and Garden" sign at this intersection.
  • C30200 - Unmarked: Head down the wrong way of a one-way street. Caution: No shoulders. See GPS Map for photo.
  • C30280 - Add dropped turn: Turn L on Tappan (CR 3/7)
  • C30360 - Unmarked: - Murphy's Run Rd is the 1st road on Left after you pass the entrance to Meadowbrook Mall. You will cross a small bridge over creek. See photo on map.
  • C30390 - Unmarked: See photo in GPS Map.
      • Alternate: If the trail is too muddy, you can continue on Glen Falls Rd which becomes North 20th St. and dead ends at West Virginia Ave where you rejoin the ADT. Turn L on W Virginia Ave and your are just past Waypoint - C30400

Add Waypoints

          • C30391 - At Northern Harrison County Hike and Bike Trail terminus, Turn R on N 25th St.
          • C30392 - Turn L on Williams St.
          • C30393 - Turn R on N 24th St

Segment 4: Wilsonburg to Ohio State Line

Trail Notes

Updated 5 May, 2019

Corrections/Updates to ADTS Westbound Turn by Turns

  • 40020 - CAUTION: This is a very busy highway. Use extreme caution on the shoulder for the next .9 mi
  • 40030 - Correction: Turn R off of US 50 toward Wolf Summit (not Sycamore). Parking for the North Bend Rail Trail is to the right. Turn L on Old US 50 (unmarked). Note: You will see a sign indicating North Bend Rail Trail is to the right. Disregard, so as not to backtrack.
  • 40033 - The turn is unmarked, but it is the first road on your right. Then turn L onto the NBRT. NOTE: The NBRT is prone to flooding from this point until Salem WV - approx. 5 miles

Bristol, West Virginia

Weather / Wikipedia

Salem, West Virginia

Weather / Wikipedia

Industrial, West Virginia

Weather

Smithburg, West Virginia

Weather / Wikipedia