Timber Ridge Trail

trail through forest with late afternoon shadows
The Timber Ridge Trail connects several other Fayetteville area trails to make for a longer loop.

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Quick Facts

Parking - Auto, Toilet - Vault/Composting, Trailhead

Labeled (7) on the Fayetteville - Lansing Area Trails map


1.0 miles/1.6 km (One-way)



Trail type

Hiking and biking

Trail Description

This old, forested roadbed provides access to the Fayetteville Trail near Wolf Creek.

To reach the trailhead

From U.S. 19, follow Route 16 south through Fayetteville. Turn left on Gatewood Road (Kaymoor and Cunard sign). Follow Gatewood Road for 2.0 miles, and turn left on Newton Road. The trail begins 50 yards up on the left.

New River Gorge National Park & Preserve

Last updated: April 30, 2022