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Greenbrier River Trail, Marlinton

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Historic Walking Area Hiking Trail
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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  • Nice for biking. Marlinton is a 12 mile bike from the mouth at Seebert (right outside Watoga's riverside entrance). Part of the trail can be bumpy, so be sure your bike seat is well padded! Lots of ni...  more »
  • Nice trail with very minimal grade. It offers nice views of the Greenbrier river. Great for the very young, very old, and ultra fit as well.  more »
  • The Greenbrier Trail is awesome. 77 miles of beautiful serene landscapes, waterfalls, river views. Pack a lunch. Take some water. Get out there and enjoy natural untouched beauty.  more »