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Frametown Bridge

GPS Coordinates

38.635069, -80.863711

Trailer Access/Boat Ramp


Location Description

This is a joint trailhead with the Elk River Trail, a rail trail operated by WV DNR, State Parks. There is a small play area with a picnic table at the parking area.

Parking & Features

Gravel lot parking shared with rail trail. Est. 15 parking spots. Distance to river from parking area: moderate.

Directions From I-79

From I-79 exit 51 (Frametown)(1.6 mi.): Turn left on WV-4 N. for 1.4 mi. Turn right onto Frametown-Herold Rd. and cross bridge - 0.1 mi. Launch is on the left at end of bridge.


Gravel ramp access ending near river’s edge. Easy of river access: easy. Unrestricted hours. Not handicapped accessible.

Distance from Sutton Dam

15.4 mi

Distance from Previous Access

5.7 mi

Nearest Town


Amenities In Town & Nearby

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