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Bluestone Gorge PhotoCoal Heritage South (131 miles) – This ride takes you into the heart of the West Virginia coalfields and through historic coal towns. Be sure to note the interesting architecture of the buildings and the old company houses the miners called home. Along the route, you can enjoy the waterfalls of Twin Falls State Park, or take a side trip to the historic Ashland Company Store for a bite to eat.


  1. Tamarack
  2. Appalachian Arts, Crafts and Foods
    Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine
  3. The McNutt House - Civil War Site
  4. Hatfield-McCoy Trails
  5. Pinnacle Rock State Park
  6. Mansions of Historic Bramwell
  7. Princeton Railroad Museum
  8. Historic Ashland Coal Company Store
  9. Twin Falls Resort State Park
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Coal Heritage Ride Map

Monroe County Photo Farm Country Ride (111 miles) – Along U.S. Route 219 you’ll find sweeping turns, rolling hills, scenic vistas and an abundance of historical sites. This is the area where Delaware, Seneca and Cherokee Indians hunted for hundreds of years before the arrival of English settlers. You’ll also find Civil War sites, caverns and charming small towns throughout the region. Near Union, be sure to check out the Indian Creek Covered Bridge one of two remaining covered bridges in Monroe County.


  1. Historic Downtown Lewisburg
  2. Organ Cave
  3. Lost World Caverns
  4. Greenbrier State Forest
  5. The Greenbrier Resort
  6. Pipestem State Park
  7. Bluestone Lake State Park
  8. Princeton Railroad Museum
  9. Indian Creek Covered Bridge
  10. Mercer County War Museum


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Farm Country Ride Map
Lower Falls of Hill Creek PhotoNational Forest (195 miles) –Travel through scenic plateaus and dense forests to an elevation of over 4,500 feet. This route takes you across the New River Gorge Bridge, the second largest steel arch bridge in the world, and to the Cranberry Glades Botanical Area, one of the most unique natural settings in North America. Descend from the highest road in West Virginia into the lush farm country of Greenbrier County.


  1. New River Gorge Bridge
  2. New River Gorge Harley Davidson
  3. Summersville Lake
  4. Whitewater Rafting
  5. Cranberry Glades Botanical Area
  6. Marlinton, W.Va.
  7. Pearl Buck Birthplace Museum
  8. Droop Mountain Battlefield
  9. Historic Downtown Lewisburg
  10. Beartown State Park
  11. Babcock State Park
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National Forest Ride Map

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West Virginia’s sculpted mountains provide the perfect terrain for the motorcycle enthusiast. Our rolling hills and sweeping curves, combined with the breathtaking mountain beauty, provide a unique riding experience.