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NOW ENTERING THE HELLBENDER

We are a 132 mile MOTORSPORTS LOOP. With over 1300 curves, our roads are technical and beautiful. Our home is Richwood, WV

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we are a Mon. National Forest Gateway Community.

Close to nature, far from ordinary. Richwood is nestled deep in the Appalachian Mountains, a mountain oasis that is full of adventure, history, and culture. The Gateway to the Monongahela National Forest, Richwood is the last stop before entering the million-acre forest that is home to some of the most scenic rides with beautiful vistas around every corner. With a variety of lodging options, dining ranging from fast food to handcrafted, shopping and activities for all.

THE ROUTE

132 MILES WITH OVER 1,300 CURVES RIGHT IN BEAUTIFUL APPALACHIA

THINGS TO DO

Trout fishing, Mountain biking, Hiking, Off roading trails

LODGING

CAMPING, CABINS & AIRBNB’S, WE HAVE IT ALL

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Come ride The Hellbender.

HELLBENDER APPROVED ROUTES

BACKROADS OF WEST VIRGINIA

We are an online adventure source covering the beautiful state of West Virginia. Whether by motorcycle, Jeep, ATV, boat or even by foot – Backroads WV will get you pointed in the right direction.