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Frosty Gap #235

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

6.2 mile 9.9 kilometer point to point
Singletrack
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 303' 92 m
Descent: -649' -198 m
High: 4,410' 1,344 m
Low: 3,891' 1,186 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 9% (5°)

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A rolling trail accessed from the Kennison Mountain Trailhead.

Steve Jones

Electric Mountain Bikes Not Allowed

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Family Friendly Kids could ride the road heading west to Frosty Gap Trail, which is mostly downhill, but then they would have to climb out. Some could also ride the trail - there are only a couple of harder sections.

Be aware of hunting seasons.

Description

Go up Dogway Road, off of Hwy 39. Park at the area with two metal gates. West is Frosty Gap Road, which turns to singletrack after four miles, south is Dogway Road, which leads down to the Cranberry River.

To reach this trail, you'll need to head east and tackle a short climb up the Kennison Mountain Trail, and you'll eventually get to an intersection with the Frosty Gap Trail.

The road is a mellow ride, and though rolling, it's mostly downhill. If you're connecting this to other trails, or even if you're just creating an out-and-back there is some required climbing. The shortest loop is to go sharp left on Pocahontas Trail #263 (sign points away from you) then a sharp right on Eagle Camp Trail #259.

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#19

in Richwood

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#19

in Richwood

#422

in West Virginia

#26,605

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Looking out past the start of Frosty Gap singletrack.
Sep 23, 2019 near Richwood, WV

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