LINKS TO INTERESTING AND INFORMATIVE SITES

(HOPE YOU CAN USE SOME OF THEM)

Towns, State Parks/Forests, National Forests along the Allegheny Trail


ORGANIZATIONS

Appalachian Mountain Club

Appalachian Trail Conservancy

Buckeye Trail Association - For information about the Buckeye Trail in Ohio

Kanawha Trail Club - Hiking club headquartered in Charleston, WV

New River Gorge National River

Potomac Appalachian Trail Club

TRAILS, INC. - Tracking and Woods Lore:  Cultural Exchanges of the 18th Century 

West Virginia Division of Natural Resources - Provides access to web sites for West Virginia state parks and forests

West Virginia Highlands Conservancy

West Virginia Rails-to-Trails Council

West Virginia Scenic Trails Association - For information about the Allegheny Trail in West Virginia

West Virginia Parks & Recreation


PUBLICATIONS

HIKING GUIDE TO THE ALLEGHENY TRAIL (New three volume 3rd Edition)

The guide can be ordered online at West Virginia Scenic Trails Association

WEST VIRGINIA HIKING TRAILS - Hiking the Mountain State:    Allen de Hart

Appalachian Mountain Club

5 Joy St.

Boston, MA 02108

MONONGAHELA NATIONAL FOREST HIKING GUIDE:     Allen de Hart & Bruce Sundquist

West Virginia Highlands Conservancy

O.O. Box 306

Charleston, WV 25321

RAIL TRAILS IN WEST VIRGINIA

West Virginia Rails-to-Trails Council

P.O. Box 8889

South Charleston, WV 25303

GUIDEBOOK TO HIKING THE KANAWHA TRACE(B.S.A. Trail)

Troop 42 / Kanawha Trace Webpage

Tri-state Area Council, B.S.A., Inc

733 7th Ave.

Huntington, WV 25701

TUSCARORA TRAIL GUIDES AND MAPS

Potomac Appalachian Trail Club

118 Park Street, S.E.

Vienna, VA 22180-4609

703-242-0693


TOWNS ALONG ALLEGHENY TRAIL

Davis, WV

Located near Blackwater Falls State Park this town is know as the highest incorporated town in the sate of West Virginia at an elevation of 3,200 feet.

Cass, WV

Town on Greenbrier and Allegheny Trails and home of the Cass Scenic Railroad State Park which has a steam powered excursion train running to the top of Bald Knob, the second highest peak in West Virginia.