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Horton Trail (TR530)

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 2.8 (4)

Once a logging route, this is now a backcountry singletrack trail.


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Map Key

5.3

Miles

8.5

KM

Singletrack

4,063' 1,238 m

High

2,870' 875 m

Low

990' 302 m

Up

2,182' 665 m

Down

11%

Avg Grade (7°)

56%

Max Grade (29°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Unknown

Description

The trail connects to Huckleberry Trail (TR533), which leads up to Spruce Knob. From Spruce Knob, the trail descends towards Seneca Creek Trail (TR515) where it then climbs steeply up to Allegheny Mtn and back down.

The trail has tight sections, some steep grades, and a few creek crossings. The creek crossing near Seneca Creek Trail (TR515) can have high water.

Contacts

Shared By:

Tim Haggerty

Trail Ratings

  2.8 from 4 votes

#29180

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  2.8 from 4 votes
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Trail Rankings

#485

in West Virginia

#29,180

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Photos

A 30ft water fall that has a swimming hole under it.
Jun 4, 2016 near Franklin, WV
Meadow from Horton into Judy Springs
Jul 17, 2016 near Franklin, WV

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Sep 16, 2019
Terry A
Oct 7, 2018
Kristopher Kaufmann
5.3mi