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Tygart Lake Trail Descriptions

Dogwood Trail

The trail begins opposite Dam Trail near the Lodge passing through the forest with numerous dogwood trees. Trail climbs to a higher elevation above the lodge following a ridge top and descending back on the park road from the dam. 2 miles.
Walking time 50-70 minutes.

Lake Trail

This trail begins at Picnic Area Number 3 and follows a small stream to the lake. The trail has few hills and is approximately ½ mile long.
Walking time is 30 – 40 minutes.

Ridge Trail

This trail begins near the park office and ends at Picnic Area number 1. The trail passes through several forest types and is a good place to see wildlife. The trail is approximately ¾ mile long and has some steep hills.
Walking time is 30-40 minutes.

Woodland Trail

Beginning near the park office, this trail passes through what was once a farm before ending between Cabin 5 and the campground. The trail has hills and is approximately 1 ½ miles long
Walking time is 30 minutes.

Tygart Dam Trail

This trail begins near the lodge and follows near the lakeshore before ending at the dam. This trail has few hills and is approximately ¾ mile long.
Walking time is 30 minutes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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