West Virginia is called the Mountain State because it's the only state completely within the Appalachian Mountain region, and its average elevation is higher than any other state east of the Mississippi River!
Maryland State Line to Streby
Nancy Hanks Memorial, the birthplace of Abraham Lincoln’s mother Such a tiny place for an entire family!
Streby to Nestorville
Nestorville to Wilsonburg
Wilsonburg to Ohio State Line
Historic sites abound, including the famous Serpent Mound, along with forests, wildlife areas and nature preserves.
Belpre (WVA border) to Chesterhill, OH
Chesterhill, OH (begin Buckeye trail) to East Branch Church Road/SR 78
East Branch Church Road/SR 78 to Ohio SR 664
Ohio SR 664 to SR 327
Ohio SR 327 to Pike Lake State Park
Beaver Pond Road at entrance to Davis Memorial State Nature Preserve to Long Lick & Sunshine Ridge Roads
Long Lick & Sunshine Ridge Roads to Ohio SR 774 and Oakland-Locust Ridge Road at Grant Lake
Ohio SR 774 and Oakland-Locust Ridge Road at Grant Lake to Eden Park, Cincinnati
Eden Park, Cincinnati to Elizabethtown
Elizabethtown to Indiana (southern route)
Young Abe Lincoln, steamboats, you can even drop in and visit Santa Claus!
Ohio Line to Clifty Falls State Park
Clifty Falls State Park to Deam Lake Campground
Deam Lake State Park to Corydon
Corydon to St. Meinrad
St. Meinrad to Evansville
Evansville to Illinois State Line (Wabash River)
There's a little bit of everything: farmland, forests, rolling hills and wetlands - and their license plates declare that it's "The Land of Lincoln".
Indiana State Line to Intersection with the River to River Trail - Pictures
River to River Trail to Grand Tower
Grand Tower to East St. Louis (Missouri State Line)