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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 4
      • 4
      • 9

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jul 31, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      17
      Trails Mountain Bike
      17
      Trails Hike
      17
      Trails Trail Running
      17
      Total Distance
      28 miles
      Total Descent
      4,083 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,466 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,175 ft
      Reports
      13
      Photos
      16
      Ridden Counter
      374

      Photos of Canaan/Backbone Mountain Area Mountain Bike

      7 |
      Jun 27, 2022 @ 11:38am
      Jun 27, 2022
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      Jun 27, 2022 @ 11:38am
      Jun 27, 2022
      7 |
      Jun 27, 2022 @ 11:38am
      Jun 27, 2022
      9 |
      Oct 4, 2021 @ 7:03pm
      Oct 4, 2021
      7 |
      Oct 4, 2021 @ 7:03pm
      Oct 4, 2021
      16 |
      Oct 4, 2021 @ 7:03pm
      Oct 4, 2021
      79 |
      Dec 1, 2020 @ 9:38am
      Dec 1, 2020
      70 |
      Dec 1, 2020 @ 9:38am
      Dec 1, 2020

      Videos of Canaan/Backbone Mountain Area Mountain Bike

      Local Flavors: Davis, WV
      1:15 | 8544 | Jun 7, 2016

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Blackwater Canyon Trail
      Jul 10, 2022 @ 12:07pm
      Jul 10, 2022
      IdealOne small tree down on lower end about...Dickchambers76
      Woodcock Trail
      Jun 18, 2022 @ 12:09pm
      Jun 18, 2022
      IdealThis was my first time on the Dobbin...dcabfun
      Connector
      Jun 18, 2022 @ 12:09pm
      Jun 18, 2022
      Unknowndcabfun
      Unknown Name
      Jun 18, 2022 @ 12:09pm
      Jun 18, 2022
      Unknowndcabfun
      Lime Rock trail
      May 31, 2022 @ 4:22am
      May 31, 2022
      DryThis trail is posted as hike onlydarwee
      Unknown Name
      May 11, 2022 @ 4:41pm
      May 11, 2022
      UnknownA few muddy spotsDunklebrau
      Unknown Name
      May 11, 2022 @ 4:41pm
      May 11, 2022
      VariableA few small trees downDunklebrau
      Black River Creek Trail
      Oct 4, 2021 @ 7:09pm
      Oct 4, 2021
      Dry Gate says no trespassing.wvmountainbikeguide
      Unknown Name
      Dec 28, 2019 @ 8:11am
      Dec 28, 2019
      VariableRgilberthfd
      Black River Creek Trail
      Jul 5, 2018 @ 3:12pm
      Jul 5, 2018
      WetUS Forest service is no longer owning...smokeymountain

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #3081243bmarkwoodcommenttrailUnknown Name
      Jul 17, 2022 @ 1:09pm
      Jul 17, 2022
      user #1598828Dickchambers76addreportBlackwater Canyon Trail
      Jul 10, 2022 @ 5:37pm
      Jul 10, 2022
      user #1825741dwhaggeraddphoto in My City and 2 more
      Jun 27, 2022 @ 11:38am
      Jun 27, 2022
      user #2939180dcabfunaddreportWoodcock Trail and 2 more
      Jun 23, 2022 @ 8:43am
      Jun 23, 2022
      user #1331307darweeaddreportLime Rock trail
      May 31, 2022 @ 4:22am
      May 31, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #3081243bmarkwoodtrailUnknown NameI searched for this today and can’t find it.
      Jul 17, 2022 @ 1:09pm
      Jul 17, 2022
      user #2027935camberelitetrailBlackwater Canyon TrailThis was one of the highlights of our trip....
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 6:15am
      Oct 22, 2021
      user #2503288PaddyOOHHtrailLime Rock trailWe rode the Canyon Rim Trail to the fire Rd 18...
      Dec 1, 2020 @ 9:31am
      Dec 1, 2020

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1728 miles4,085 ft17 miles1,467 ft
      #7,146#3,008161396
      Hike1728 miles4,085 ft17 miles1,467 ft
      #6,210#2,8541311
      Trail Running1728 miles4,085 ft17 miles1,467 ft
      #6,219#2,853132
      • By markholloway Trailforks & contributors
      • Admins: BBA
      • #16563 - 1,876 views

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