Paint Creek Scenic Trail


The Paint Creek Scenic Trail is a state designated scenic byway/backway. The Trail begins at Tamarack in Raleigh County and extends 44 miles north to Pratt in Kanawha County. The following Turnpike exits provide travelers with direct access to the Trail: 45, 54, 60, 66, and 74. Paint Creek was the site of West Virginia's first mine war, and the Native American history of the area is very significant.