Best Fishing in West Virginia

This list represents the most popular fishing in West Virginia. Use this list to plan your next West Virginia fishing trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

  • #1 Greenbrier River Trail

    12 Reviews

    Marlinton, WV

    Greenbrier River Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Marlinton, West Virginia. It is 32.3 miles long and begins at 2,434 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 64.6 miles with a total ...
    •  32.3 miles

    Greenbrier River Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Marlinton, West Virginia. It is 32.3 miles long and begins at 2,434 ...

  • #2 West Fork River Trail

    1 Reviews

    Fairmont, WV

    Meandering along the placid West Fork River, this popular local trail passes by farmland and river bluffs, residential and commercial areas. Surface: Packed limestone.
    •  14.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Meandering along the placid West Fork River, this popular local trail passes by farmland and river bluffs, residential and ...

  • #3 Glade Creek Trail

    1 Reviews

    Beckley, WV

    Tucked away in one of the quietest and most pristine corners of the New River Gorge, this remote trail follows a crystal-clear, trout-filled stream past silvery waterfalls, rhododendron thickets, ...
    •  5.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Tucked away in one of the quietest and most pristine corners of the New River Gorge, this remote trail follows a crystal-clear, ...

  • #4 Southside-Brooklyn Trail

    1 Reviews

    Thurmond, WV

    Traveling high above the crashing rapids of the New River, this popular, leafy trail offers fantastic views at every turn. The rails and ties that still line the old rail bed (making for a bumpy ...
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    Traveling high above the crashing rapids of the New River, this popular, leafy trail offers fantastic views at every turn. ...

  • #5 Cranberry/Tri-Rivers Rail-Trail

    0 Reviews

    Richwood, WV

    From the timber town of Richwood, this recently opened trail (1997) runs along three different rivers, the Cherry, the Gauley (one of the country’s most famous white-water rivers), and the Cranberry. ...
    •  16.5 miles
    •  Guide

    From the timber town of Richwood, this recently opened trail (1997) runs along three different rivers, the Cherry, the Gauley ...

  • #6 Williams River Trail

    0 Reviews

    Marlinton, WV

    Wandering beside the riffling, boulder-strewn Williams River, this intimate rail-trail explores the gentler side of West Virginia’s magnificently rugged mountains. Surface: Natural.
    •  2.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Wandering beside the riffling, boulder-strewn Williams River, this intimate rail-trail explores the gentler side of West ...

  • #7 Thurmond-Minden Trail

    0 Reviews

    Thurmond, WV

    Tunneling through thickets of rhododendron, this gently climbing trail above Dunloup Creek, the New River, and Arbuckle Creek crosses five trestles. Several overlooks provide breathtaking scenes ...
    •  3.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Tunneling through thickets of rhododendron, this gently climbing trail above Dunloup Creek, the New River, and Arbuckle Creek ...

  • #8 Harrison North Rail Trail

    1 Reviews

    Clarksburg, WV

    Harrison North Rail Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Clarksburg, West Virginia. It is 6.6 miles long and begins at 939 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 13.3 miles with ...
    •  6.6 miles

    Harrison North Rail Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Clarksburg, West Virginia. It is 6.6 miles long and begins ...

  • #9 Greater Wheeling Trail

    1 Reviews

    Wheeling, WV

    Greater Wheeling Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Wheeling, West Virginia. It is 5.0 miles long and begins at 682 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 8.0 miles with a total elevation ...
    •  5.0 miles

    Greater Wheeling Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Wheeling, West Virginia. It is 5.0 miles long and begins at 682 feet ...

  • #10 West Fork Rail Trail

    0 Reviews

    Randolph County, WV

    West Fork Rail Trail is a hiking trail in Randolph County, West Virginia. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 2,818 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.2 miles with a total elevation ...
    •  0.6 miles

    West Fork Rail Trail is a hiking trail in Randolph County, West Virginia. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 2,818 feet altitude. ...