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As the 3rd most forested state, West Virginia is the perfect place to see fall color. To help you explore the more than 1,500+ miles of trails within the state, we have teamed up with AllTrails, the #1 hiking app. Click the button below to claim a one-year FREE AllTrails Pro subscription and start traversing the trails of West Virginia.

What Is AllTrails Pro?

With over 40 million users, AllTrails is a must-have app among avid outdoor adventurers loaded with curated trail info, detailed maps, reviews and more. With an annual AllTrails Pro subscription, you will have access to everything you need to plan your next adventure, including downloadable offline maps, off-route alerts, 3D mapping and so much more.

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Explore Hidden Gem Hikes

High Falls Trail

Glady, WV • Randolph County

Enjoy this 7.7-mile out-and-back trail near Glady, West Virginia. Considered a moderately challenging route, it takes an average of 3h 38min to complete.

Virginius Island Trail

Harpers Ferry, WV • Jefferson County

Check out this 1.0-mile loop trail near the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. Generally considered an easy route, it takes an average of 18 min to complete. 

Alice Knight Memorial Trail

Charleston, WV • Kanawha County

Try this 1.1-mile out-and-back trail near Charleston, West Virginia. Generally considered a moderately challenging route, it takes an average of 29 min to complete. 

Wheeling Heritage Trail

Wheeling, WV • Marshall County

Check out this 17.1-mile point-to-point trail near Wheeling, West Virginia. Generally considered an easy route, it takes an average of 5 h 5 min to complete. 

Why are hikers heading to West Virginia?

Fall For Autumn Adventures

Leaves crunch under your feet and the cool whisk of autumn air rolls through the hills. From picturesque train rides through stunning foliage to pick-your-own produce farms, autumn is a perfect season to explore the Mountain State. Find out for yourself why West Virginia was ranked a top destination for 2022 by TIME, Conde Nast, Lonely Planet and many more.

Fall Hiking in #AlmostHeaven