Canaan Valley WV..Any good wheeling there?? -
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 4 Old 08-12-2010, 08:31 AM Thread Starter
Registered User
2001 TJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Shippensburg, Pa
Posts: 117
Canaan Valley WV..Any good wheeling there??

Does anybody know of some good wheeling in the Canaan Valley inWV.. I know it is a big on skiing in the winter months.. My buddies and I r here now for a golf outing and we r wondering if anybody knows if the Offroad scene here is any good!!!

R1Blueboy is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 4 Old 09-15-2010, 04:28 PM
Registered User
2004 TJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Zanesville, Ohio
Posts: 272
I went to Canaan Valley & Blackwater Falls area this summer. There are a lot of forestry roads to explore. At the north end of the valley as you reach the top of the mountain, turn left onto Canaan Loop Road. It will take you over to Blackwater Falls State Park the scenic way. I plan another trip this fall. Jeep + Mountains = Fun!!! If you go, take a trip to Dolly Sods. You won't regret it.
tjmdr is offline  
post #3 of 4 Old 09-18-2010, 06:10 AM
Registered User
1964 CJ5 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Grafton wv
Posts: 27
Bunch of land up there is undergoing a lot of changing hands and structure. You can check out the maps of forestry service roads here:

Let me know if you have time and want to wheel around Motown.
Stagger64 is offline  
post #4 of 4 Old 10-26-2011, 01:24 PM
Registered User
2015 WK 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Pittsburgh
Posts: 40
I drove down (from Pittsburgh) to Dolly Sods after stopping in for a few moments at Blackwater Falls yesterday. the girl at the desk at BF said that I would get stuck on FR 75 if I attempted it from the park. I wasn't very well prepared, so I heeded her advice and drove the long way up Jordan Run Rd to FR 75. i didn't find it bad on that end at all. I took it up a little ways past Bear Rocks, near the pull off that has a camera symbol on a sign, facing Seneca Rocks. It looks like I would have saved 39 minutes and had more fun if I would have gone FR 19 & 75. I am running a stock JKU and am fairly new to ORV. Thoughts?

FWIW, Google maps actually has that as one of the routes.

__________________________________________________ __________

2015 WK2 Overland ORA II
JeepNJenn is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Jeep Forums Replies Last Post
a little go fast video from johnson valley TJdualsport Wrangler General Discussion 17 01-08-2010 05:59 PM
Windshield replacement in Hudson valley NY bernm8r YJ Wrangler Technical Forum 11 07-11-2009 11:49 PM
Monument Valley Jeeping MikeSD Wrangler General Discussion 1 03-09-2009 08:07 PM
Is a 4:1 good for normal 4 wheeling? Grim Jeeper TJ Wrangler Technical Forum 25 10-24-2007 08:50 AM
hudson valley ny? tcaz10 YJ Wrangler Technical Forum 1 12-23-2006 10:18 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome