Greenbrier River Trail, Marlinton

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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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  • August 13, 2017
    I am not an avid cyclist. I use a bicycle to get up close and see things that I would not normally see in a car and to cover more area than a walk. So please keep that in mind as you read. I am sure i...  more »
  • August 13, 2017
    We biked on this trail 3 different times while camping at Watoga Riverside, saw less very few people on the trail. The tunnels were interesting, very dark in some spots we didn't have headlights which...  more »
  • July 10, 2017
    My wife and I just completed the Greenbrier river trail. The ride was great. There were not many people on the trail, it was so relaxing. The forest was lush and so green in color, and the river that ...  more »

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