Long Point Trail Parking Area to Be Temporarily Closed


GLEN JEAN, WV (WOAY) – The Long Point Trail parking area on Newton Road near Fayetteville will be temporarily closed from Monday, September 24 through Friday, October 5, 2018.

The parking lot is being closed to allow National Park Service maintenance staff to make improvements to the parking area of this popular trail. The parking lot will be completely closed during this period including through the weekend.

The Long Point Trail will remain open and can be accessed via the Butcher Branch Trail.

The parking area for Butcher Branch Trail is located at the end of Kaymoor No. 1 Road. Coming from Fayetteville, Kaymoor No. 1 Road is the next left turn after Newton Road and the Long Point Trail parking lot.

Tyler Barker

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