White Oak to Big Ridge Loop

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White Oak to Big Ridge Loop is a 5.9 mile loop trail located near Mathias, West Virginia and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round.

5.9 miles 1397 feet Loop


2 months ago

Very nice hike. We started lower, taking a stroll along the creek and up the fire road before meeting with the white oak trail, then made a loop. It was supposed to be around an 11 mile hike, but we didn't verify and it only took us 4 hours so I'm not sure that's accurate, but it was very challenging, fun, and rewarding.

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1 year ago

Beautiful ridge top view from shelter

5 years ago

This trail was nice. Leisurely ascent and great views. A lovely shelter at the ridge allows you to view five counties in Virginia and West Virginia. It snowed while I was hiking which made the day even more beautiful. Trail is easily identifiable and well-worn. Park itself offers cabins and campsites as well as playgrounds and horseriding. Great family spot. I'll be back to this place.