Canoeing — South Branch of the Potomac (Petersburg)


17 miles of class I (II) water, with access at 28/55 bridge and cr 13 bridge. Map (pdf).

Directions from Morgantown

Take I 68 east to Vocke Rd (exit 40). Go south on SR 53 to US 220. Continue south on 220 for 46.5 miles to the Old Fields bridge take-out (north of Moorfield). To get to the put-in, continue south on 220 for 15.3 miles to the Petersburg bridge public access.

Travel Time:2 1/2 hr


Fishing, Canoeing

ORC Resources:

Book- A Canoeing and Kayaking Guide to West Virginia

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