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Greenbrier River Trail, Marlinton

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Historic Walking Area
The Greenbrier River Trail is a rail trail operated by West Virginia State Parks. The trail is a 77mi long former railroad, now used for hiking, bicycling, ski-touring, horseback-riding, and wheel-chair use. The trail passes through numerous small towns and traverses 35 bridges and 2 tunnels as it winds its way along the valley. Most of the trail is adjacent to the free-flowing Greenbrier River and is surrounded by peaks of the Allegheny Mountains.
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  • good food and reasonably priced, the resturant is large and roomy and can accommadate large groups. The cook is very good with allergy restictions and can prepare the food to your needs and never make...  more »
  • Used the southern end of the trail to train for a 15k... unfortunately the trail is blocked off just north of Harper. We enjoyed the soft base built up on the railroad bed. During the Christmas week t...  more »
  • We were out of towners here on Thanksgiving. It was a beautiful walk! Check it out on their official website so you know where any closures are on the trail, as many spots are closed / potentially ina...  more »