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Touch of the wild

Interesting area. Need to read about the Cranberry glades before going so you will have a good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dunbar, West Virginia

Visit the Cranberry Glades! It's an easy .5 mile boardwalk through the glades. From easy acces you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Catherine W
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Part of the Monongahela National Forest where a large number of northern plants, animals and birds dwell.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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Marlinton, WV
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting area. Need to read about the Cranberry glades before going so you will have a good understanding of the land. Interesting plants, pretty wild flowers. Infomation signs along the trail.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visit the Cranberry Glades! It's an easy .5 mile boardwalk through the glades. From easy acces you walk through the terrain, which is similar to ecosystems far north of here. Mountain ranges, foliage, ferns flowers, trees and streams take you in and around until you...More

1  Thank Catherine W
Reviewed October 18, 2016

The Cranberry Glades is a nice, short walk. You can enjoy the beautiful scenery and learn all about the glades as you go.

2  Thank joanieb345
Reviewed October 18, 2016

My husband and I make this trip every year the second or third weekend in October. It just gets more beautiful and breathtaking each year. We love to walk the boardwalk and take pics every year in about the same spots to keep and compare...More

1  Thank 560tiffanym
Reviewed October 17, 2016

I love this place. There's a boardwalk that takes you into the glades, there's trails that go around it, and there's a good visitor's center. Close by there are many, many more trials in addition to some amazing lookouts on the scenic highway. My group...More

Thank BigUncleV
Reviewed September 19, 2016

Fabulous and unique walk. Not too far for a stroll. See folage including natural carnivous planst. The 2 insect eating plants are 1. Sundew (small, the bush like plant is only about the size of a golf ball but you can see where the gnats...More

1  Thank nancypatdorsey
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

My husband, myself, and our two kids- 3 and 7 year old- went on an adventure day hitting up state parks. This was our first time visiting Cranberry Glades! It was beautiful! We went in May so it was still very cold, in fact it...More

Thank Megan C
Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful bog forest. Boardwalk takes you through the bog, over streams, through bushes, and under trees. Hope to return when the orchids are blooming. Parking spaces are close and toilets available. An easy walk, with a few lose and uneven boards. Views in every direction.

Thank Emily S
Reviewed July 24, 2016

This is unique site for plants and worth the stop. Requires a little walking. No cost associated with it and is good for anyone interested in seeing new things.

Thank rlkwv
Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Located in Monongahela NF, the glades are worth a visit. The bog area includes a boardwalk which loops back to parking lot. There are numerous informative signs which describe the plant life in the bog area. Stay on the boardwalk, the area is swampy in...More

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David P
July 20, 2016|
Response from hurricanemama | Reviewed this property |
We did not see any signs about no dogs but some areas are very swampy so it's important to stay on Boardwalk