Hit the Road
The spectacular mountains and valleys that surround Webster County make for some of the most beautiful drives anywhere in the country. Whether you’re a motorcycle enthusiast who wants to twist and turn through the trees or a less-adventurous soul just looking to take in nature’s splendor while stopping for the sights, find it here.
The historic and scenic Bergoo Road (County Route 26) is designated by the WV Legislature as the Eli “Rimfire” Hamrick trail from the intersection with State Route 15 proceeding east to the Randolph County line. Eli C. ‘‘Rimfire’’ Hamrick (March 28, 1868-April 1, 1945) was the Mountain State’s prototypical mountaineer. Born in Bergoo, Webster County, Hamrick was … Continue reading Eli “Rimfire” Hamrick Trail
The Mountain Parkway Byway and Backway winds through the valleys and over the hills of Northern Webster County. Designated by the WV Department of Highways in 1998, the Backway covers some 45 miles and the Byway spans over 10 miles with informative signage at several locations. The area offers a wide range of interesting and … Continue reading Mountain Parkway Byway and Backway
Total mileage – 140
Estimated travel time – 3 hours, 20 minutes
Total mileage – 142
Estimated travel time – 3 hours, 31 minutes