WV Route 9 Bike Path

Trail Map

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The WV Route 9 Bike Path follows the busy thoroughfare from Martinsburg to the Charles Town/Ranson area. Note that the path runs through open space with little to no shade. While the southern portion of the trail is fairly flat, the northern half is somewhat hilly. Stops along the way highlight points of interest.

Parking and Trail Access

Parking is available by the Eastern Regional Jail on Grapevine Road near the trail's northern tip in Martinsburg and at the Currie Road exit in Ranson at the trail's southern end.


Not for novices

   August, 2015 by teteruckus

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Nice Ride

   June, 2015 by pacowan

I ride this trail fairly often as it is the closest bike trial to my house. Be sure to stop at the road crossings. You can't see the road traffic coming at many of the crossings. For novice riders, the informative historic markers along the way provide ...read more

Great spring ride!

   May, 2015 by djacukowicz

I am a beginner and my husband and I biked 6 miles north from Ranson with no huge difficulty. There were some hilly areas, but nothing too overwhelming in that stretch. Bringing lots of water was helpful, along with applying liberal amounts of sunscreen! ...read more