The North Bend Rail Trail offers a scenic experience with splendid railroad elements and welcoming trail towns to be enjoyed. Stretching nearly 72 miles from Interstate 77 near Parkersburg Cedar Grove to Wolf Summit, the trail travels through an impressive 13 tunnels 10 passablecrosses 36 bridges, and passes through or near an assortment of state, county, and local parks.
Though it is easily accessible from Interstates 77 and 79, and it runs parallel to US 50, the trail passes through wild and natural areas. You will find an abundance of wildlife, including deer and beaver, and the farmland surrounding the small, rural communities that grew up along the railroad corridor provide prime bird-watching. In the tumultuous years before the Civil War and the creation of the state of West Virginia, the rail corridor was constructed by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad between and Thirteen Wanting someone down to South Bend the railroad's original tunnels remain.
The number 10 tunnel, west of Ellenboro, is feet long and is a "raw," or natural, tunnel, meaning it was bored through solid rock. Many of the tunnels are Wanting someone down to South Bend long and require a flashlight or headlamp to safely navigate them. The true gem of this trail is the stunning natural scenery. Beyond the spectacular bridges and tunnels, the undisturbed beauty you are exploring makes you feel more like the explorers Lewis and Clark than a 21st century hiker.
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The River Bend State Park section which was all I had time for was very interesting historically as well as great scenery. The trail was easily navigable with awe-inspiring tunnels Sexy Pueblo new to cut through the terrain.
With more time I would have liked to have biked west to Parkersburg.
Trail not maintained well at all. Disappointment to bikers from Ohio. Won't return or recommend to fellow bikers. I am rating this based on my experience only.
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Not very scenic in the parts I saw, riding mostly alongside a highway and near homes. I would not recommend Behd trail. This is our local rail trail, so we use it because it is convenient for biking with Wanting someone down to South Bend family. Surface is good, Ben scenic, a joyous experience! From Central Station to Smithburg has been re-surfaced this year, and is also very nice. Central Station Tunnel is now well surfaced and passable. Tunnels in general are really cool! The kids get a kick out of them.
I like the fact that there is little concern with road traffic, especially with the children in tow.Beautiful Ladies Looking Seduction Tucson Arizona
With horses comes manure Trail surface around Central Station is in progress uneven, industrial gravel, etc. Trail surface east of Smithburg is fair until you get past the Long Run Tunnell, and then things get iffy quickly. Frankfort Kentucky womens sexy xxx surface between Long Run Rd and West Salem is non-existent in places, there is a large slip between miles The trail through that section has a slight uphill grade, which we definitely felt while pulling a trailer and a tag-along bike through tall grass and mud.
The trail surface is also horrible in places, muddy, lots of rocks and debris, etc from East Salem to the Eastern terminus in Wolf Summit. We will keep riding this trail because it is local. It's a great opportunity to get our nephews out and to explore, have adventures, etc. There is an opportunity for some school projects down the road based Wanting someone down to South Bend our adventures.
However, we also look forward to Wanting someone down to South Bend somewhere with some asphalt or finer crushed rock as pulling our kids in the trailer is difficult on the current surfaces of certain areas. This trail could really be a nice riding experience.
Its maintenance is very spotty.
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It does have a number of tunnels which is unique. The trail in a number of areas is not maintained. I believe that the multi-use feature deteriorates the trail.
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From trail entrance to tunnel 6 was about three to four hundred yards. Trail was muddy in places due to recent rail.
Inside tunnel was smooth. Lights are needed to go through the tunnel. The tunnel is straight and you can see light at the end. Tunnel road is now being used by fracking companies and there are flaggers to go through. It probably would be better to wait till they are done but I had driven for 45 Wanting someone down to South Bend to get there and they were very helpful in letting me pass. Nice tunnel to see. The North Bend seemed totally gosh forsaken to me.
We arrived at the east side early on a Sunday evening, hoping to take advantage of one of the many listed primitive camp sites for the night in order to get an early morning start. We found nothing and went back to Bridgeport for a motel room.
The next day we rode from Pennsboro to Ellenboro and back. Pennsboro is a cute old town with a restaurant and shops to look at. That was pretty much the end of neat things to see and look at. The trail is overgrown. The trail itself is very rugged. It could be a nice trail, just doesn't seem that anyone cares to make it so. Two single Delaware local females lines for coming and going, sometimes just one good one.
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At least the water in the pool on the way out was clear and didn't muddy us up when we exited and entered. There are a culvert and a wash out area just west of the tunnel.
Those were pretty dicey. I hit a pile of rocks in the wash out area on the return trip and fell.
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My partner didn't make it across the rutty culvert and careened into the brush. The gates at crossings made Dalrymple wants top man evenings wonder if the state of WV really wants people to use the trail?
They block the entire entrance. It was very unnerving to me as an above knee Wanting someone down to South Bend struggling to regain my balance on a bicycle. As a former touring cyclist, Wanting someone down to South Bend had difficulty imagining how a bicycler with a Wanting someone down to South Bend set of panniers would make it thru without dismounting.
I was excited to reach Ellenboro to see the glass and marble facories mentioned in the description. Ellenboro is all about the drilling boom rather than itemms of interest to trail riders. In fairness, I did see a sign that mentioned marble a few blocks away from the trail. A building just above the trail said "glass outlet", but it looked empty and abandoned. We rode a bit further to make sure this was truly the Ellenboro described, which brought us to the Rt 50 overpass. You bottom out in some sandy mess, killing all momentum to get over the rocky climb.
Same way both sides. Whoever dreamed that up clearly hates and wishes to sabotage bicycling tourists. Nobody to notice, nobody to care. Just road this trail from Happy Valley Parkersburg to Salem and back as part of a four-day group event. There were definite pros and cons.
We traveled through 10 tunnels each way, some very long and requiring headlamps. The towns of Cairo and Pennsboro were interesting and very welcoming. There were several small road crossings, but the trail is quiet and away from traffic.
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And North Bend State Park is a great facility. No reports of problems with dogs, but lots of free-range chickens.
The trail is basically flat, with a slight grade going east to west Salem to Parkersburg. On the negative side, the condition of the trail is bad. From Wantinf to North Bend Park mile 29 the trail is ok: