Town of West Union, WV
Established July 20, 1881
County Seat of Doddridge County

The most progressive Class IV city in the State of West Virginia

Town of West Union Seal designed by John Droppleman

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The North Bend Rail Trail passes through the Town of West Union, WV
 
B & O Trestle as it passes over Route 18

Photo by Walt Dotson, 2004

West Union: Exit Route 50 onto Route 18 North; the longest bridge of the trail is visible as you approach West Union; access in town or park above athletic field.  West Union is a Major Access Point to the Rail Trail.

Doddridge County Section from North Bend Site:
43.3 - Town of Greenwood (elev. 856') food and lodging
44.0 - paved road crossing, traffic, caution
47.6 - Town/Central Station (elev. 815')
47.9 - cement bridge with gravel surface and side rails
49.0 - Tunnel #6 (2,297') longest
Rest Area: pit toilet, camping, shelter and fire ring added soon
49.6 - Bridge 24, over Old Rt. 50, cement with side rails
50.8 - Town of West Union (elev. 836') food
51.0 - Bridge 23 (decked and longest) over Rt. 18/Middle Island Creek
51.2 - Bridge 22 (decked) over Middle Island Creek
53.1 - Bridge 21 (decked) over Middle Island Creek
53.7 - Town of Smithburg (elev. 794') Smithton Depot (restored Spencer Park picnic area, five primitive campsites)
54.0 - Rt. 50 bridge overpass
54.5 - Bridge 20 (decked) over Middle Island Creek
55.6 - Bridge 19, cement w/gravel, side rails

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
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