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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia’s state slogan proudly proclaims: “Mountaineers Are Always Free.” This West Virginia Day, those words take on a new meaning for riders on the Hatfield-McCoy Trails.
WV State Residents can ride for free on West Virginia Day, June 20, 2023. West Virginia Day Trail Passes will be available to state residents who present a valid West Virginia driver’s license or West Virginia state-issued I.D. at HMT trailhead locations, HMT Welcome Center and Country Roads Visitors Center.
“This is our way of saying ‘Thank You’ for the support to the residents of WV,” said Marketing Consultant, Chris Zeto. “We want you to venture outside, explore the mountains, visit an ATV-friendly town and have some fun!”
HMT officials caution all riders that Hatfield-McCoy Trails regulations apply to all riders and note that West Virginia Department of Natural Resources Police Officers will be out on the trails checking for rider permits.
West Virginia Day passes are not available at local retailers and are only valid on June 20, 2023.
All Hatfield-McCoy Trails Rules & Regulations apply.
“WV Day” permits are only available at the Hatfield-McCoy Trails trailheads & facilities listed below:
Bearwallow Trailhead – Open 9:00am to 2:00pm
Buffalo Mountain Trailhead – Open 9:00am to 2:00pm
Cabwaylingo Trailhead – Open 9:00am to 5:00pm
Country Roads Visitors Center – Open 9:00am to 5:00pm
Devil Anse Trailhead – Open 9:00am to 2:00pm
Hatfield McCoy Welcome Center – Open 9:00am to 5:00pm
Ivy Branch Trailhead – Open 9:00am to 5:00pm
Pinnacle Creek Trailhead – Open 9:00am to 2:00pm
Pocahontas Trailhead – Open 9:00am to 5:00pm
Rockhouse Trailhead – Open 9:00am to 2:00pm
Warrior Trailhead – Open 9:00am to 2:00pm