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Highland Scenic Highway

Highland Scenic Highway

National Scenic BywayWest Virginia
Length 43 mi / 69.2 km
Time to Allow Take two hours to drive or four hours to enjoy this byway.

There are no fees for driving the highway. Fees for campground use vary by site.

Travel through a wild and undeveloped portion of the Monongahela National Forest. Hardwood forests cover rolling, mountainous terrain capped by dark spruce at high elevations. Traverse a narrow and steep-walled valley with views of clear mountain streams. Sights include Cranberry Glades Botanical Area, Summit Lake, and Falls of Hills Creek.

  • Local Information

    Highland Scenic Highway

    Gauley Ranger District
    932 North Fork Cherry Rd.
    Richwood, WV 26261
    (304) 846-2695

    Marlinton Ranger District
    PO Box 210
    Marlinton WV 24954