Coal Heritage Trail

National Scenic BywayWest Virginia
Length 97.6 mi / 157.0 km
Time to Allow Take three hours to drive this byway.

There are no fees for driving the byway.

Wind through mountains and valleys showcasing America's remarkable industrial heritage. The region commemorates the history and culture of the coal industry and the impact it has had on the physical and social environment. Numerous resources line the corridor, including coal company towns, tipples, railroad structures, and reclaimed mining lands.

Local Information

Coal Heritage Highway Authority