Spring Handmade Market

Kick off the Spring trail season on Saturday, April 22 by celebrating our local Mon River Rail-Trails in Morgantown’s Wharf District (rail-trail mile 10). Enjoy shopping for hand-crafted jewelry, paintings, prints, wood art, and other local artisan products between 12PM-5PM. Vendors will be located along the rail-trail, plus live music and free kid’s activities to enjoy…


A measure facing all West Virginia voters on the November election could take away local control and imperil important sources of funding to build and maintain trails in West Virginia.  If exemptions are enacted, it threatens to cut an estimated $250,000 from the Monongalia County Parks & Trails Levy and funding to the Mon River…


The Mon River Trails Conservancy has a group of cyclists each committing to bike 100-105 miles in 1 day on the Mon River and Deckers Creek Rail-Trails to raise funds for the upkeep of the Mon River Rail-Trails. Each cyclist will bike 100+ miles, and your pledges donations will keep them motivated and pedaling!  DONATE!

Landscape Mural on Hughart’s Supply

In August, trail users could watch a changing landscape as local artist Eddie Spaghetti transformed the “blank slate” wall of Hughart’s Supply into a beautiful mural featuring a Red-winged Blackbird and Allegheny Mountains.  It is best seen at the rail-trail so plan a visit to the Wharf District of Morgantown!  If you want to learn more about Eddie Spaghetti or…

Section of Deckers Creek Trail RESTORED

The Deckers Creek Rail-Trail work between Carnegie Street (2.5) and Rock Forge Lane (3.7) is complete & TRAIL is OPEN. This section has upgraded drainage and a new surface. Thank you to Mountain Valley Resources for the work and our funders at Hazel Ruby McQuain Charitable Trust, First Energy Foundation, & donors to MRTC!