Cross Country Ski to Scott Run Trail Loop

Morgantown, West Virginia

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This long hike travels through the heart of the State Forest. The Coopers Rock State Forest is a 12,713-acre region in north-central West Virginia. There are nearly 50 miles of trail located within the forest boundaries, ranging from easy leg-stretchers to long, difficult day hikes. Many of the trails are also suitable for cross-country skiing in winter. Picnic facilities are located in several areas throughout the forest. Special attractions: The historic Henry Clay Furnace and an easy walk along Scott Run.
Hiking West Virginia

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Hiking West Virginia

by Steven Carroll and Mark Miller (Falcon Guides)

This long hike travels through the heart of the State Forest. The Coopers Rock State Forest is a 12,713-acre region in north-central West Virginia. There are nearly 50 miles of trail located within the forest boundaries, ranging from easy leg-stretchers to long, difficult day hikes.

Many of the trails are also suitable for cross-country skiing in winter. Picnic facilities are located in several areas throughout the forest. Special attractions: The historic Henry Clay Furnace and an easy walk along Scott Run.

©  Steven Carroll and Mark Miller/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Activity Type: Hiking
Nearby City: Morgantown
Distance: 7
Trail Type: Loop/Lollipop
Skill Level: Difficult
Season: Year-round
Local Contacts: Coopers Rock State Forest
Local Maps: USGS Bruceton Mills, Masontown, Lake Lynn
Driving Directions: Directions to Cross Country Ski to Scott Run Trail Loop

Recent Trail Reviews

8/21/2008
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11/11/2007
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It's a nice fall trail - full with colorful leaves. It is also a rocky trail, especially when leaves cover the rocks. Trekking poles were big help.



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