Small Town Scenic Loop
US33E, RT32, US219S, , WV 26241
Leaving and returning to Elkins, the Small Town Scenic Loop is a ride that you can do in an afternoon. Even though this ride is short, you can still experience several mountains and many turns on this route.
Take US 33E to Harman, from Harman merge left at the fork toward Canaan Valley State Park on Route 32 (Appalachian Highway). Continue to Davis and on to Thomas, both well-known small towns in West Virginia. Stop for a bite to eat, have a drink at the local pub, browse through the art galleries, or shop locally at the many specialty stores.
From Thomas cross the bridge onto US219 towards Parsons where you will traverse over another mountain full of turns and switchbacks called Backbone Mountain. Once you ride into Parsons turn left to head back to Elkins.