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Camping & Lodging

Good place to stay in Richwood: The Cottage and Guest House
Good place to stay in Marlington: Old Clark Inn

Food & Drink

Good places to eat in Richwood:
Whistle Punk Grill and Taphouse - they have craft beer and good food.

Recommended Routes in Richwood - 5

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Favorite Crossing Hills Creek in the Fall
Intermediate/Difficult

PocaFork

28.6 mi 45.9 km 1,940' Up 591.35 m Up 3,729' Down 1136.56 m Down

Marlinton, WV
Favorite From training wheels to trails - taking a break next to the falls on Thomas Reserve
Intermediate

Bruffey and the Boys

5.7 mi 9.2 km 431' Up 131.33 m Up 427' Down 130.14 m Down

Marlinton, WV
Favorite Pocahontas trail to Eagle Camp. Mountain man photo by Mike Boyes.
Intermediate

Eagle Camp Loop

13.8 mi 22.2 km 1,308' Up 398.77 m Up 1,314' Down 400.46 m Down

Marlinton, WV
Favorite Primordial forest on the Kennison Mountain Trail.  Photo by Mike Boyes
Intermediate

South Fork Loop

11.4 mi 18.4 km 1,363' Up 415.46 m Up 1,378' Down 419.91 m Down

Marlinton, WV
Favorite Cranberry River confluence with North Fork tributary.
Easy

Dogway Glades Loop

23.7 mi 38.2 km 1,441' Up 439.31 m Up 1,454' Down 443.08 m Down

Marlinton, WV

Richwood Biking

  • 330 Miles 530 Kilometers of Trail
  • 5 Recommended Routes
  • 19 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 18 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 2 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Richwood - 34

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9.5 mi 15.3 km #1Kennison Mountain Trail
Difficult
Marlinton, WV
Difficult
Marlinton, WV
13.0 mi 21.0 km #2Fork Mountain Trail - Ridge Section
Intermediate/Difficult
Richwood, WV
Intermediate/Difficult
Richwood, WV
1.0 mi 1.6 km #3Big Run Trail
Difficult
Richwood, WV
Difficult
Richwood, WV
3.9 mi 6.3 km #4Fork Mountain Trail - Desert Branch Descent
Intermediate/Difficult
Richwood, WV
Intermediate/Difficult
Richwood, WV
2.3 mi 3.7 km #5South Fork Trail #243
Intermediate
Marlinton, WV
Intermediate
Marlinton, WV
2.3 mi 3.7 km #6North Bend Trail #225
Intermediate
Richwood, WV
Intermediate
Richwood, WV
6.0 mi 9.7 km #7Cowpasture Trail #253
Easy/Intermediate
Marlinton, WV
Easy/Intermediate
Marlinton, WV
1.0 mi 1.6 km #8Eagle Camp Trail #259
Intermediate
Richwood, WV
Intermediate
Richwood, WV
7.1 mi 11.5 km #9FSR #102
Easy/Intermediate
Marlinton, WV
Easy/Intermediate
Marlinton, WV
17.7 mi 28.5 km #10Pocahontas Trail #263
Intermediate
Marlinton, WV
Intermediate
Marlinton, WV

Photos of Richwood - 44

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Kennison Mtn trail end at the crossing.  Photo by Mike Boyes.
Jul 29, 2022 near Marlinton, WV
Crossing Hills Creek in the Fall
Nov 15, 2020 near Richwood, WV
Photo by Mike Boyes
Aug 9, 2020 near Richwood, WV
Rider in the fog on Fork Mtn trail.  Photo by Mike Boyes
Jul 30, 2022 near Richwood, WV
Rider on Desert Branch section of Fork Mtn trail
Jul 29, 2022 near Richwood, WV
Mountain man and mushrooms on PocaFork
Jul 29, 2022 near Richwood, WV
Rhodos on PocaFork in July
Jul 29, 2022 near Richwood, WV
Dwayne and Laura on Fork Mtn trail
Jul 29, 2022 near Richwood, WV