Trout Pond Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Hardy County, West Virginia. It is within George Washington National Forest - Lee district. It is 3.6 miles long and begins at 1,668 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,375 feet. The Trout Pond Trail landfill is near the trailhead. There is also a bench. Trout Pond Recreation Area Water Treatment Facility, Maintenance Area, and other meadows and the Trout Pond Trail landfill can be seen along the trail. There are also a wastewater plant, drinking water, an information board, and restrooms along the trail.
Trout Pond Trail Professional Review and Guide
"A long strenuous hike with great views from Lina Constable Overlook and long sections on wide grassy trails. Trout Pond Recreation Area is located on the western slope of Long Mountain. In addition to the trail system around Trout Pond Lake, the local region offers several hiking adventures. The Trout Pond Recreation Area also includes a small lake for fishing and swimming, plus a relaxing picnic facility and a campground. Special attractions: Great rock formations and quiet solitude."
--Steven Carroll and Mark Miller, Hiking West Virginia (Falcon Guides).
Sign in/up to upload photos.