Who We Are?

Our Mission

The Heart of the Highlands Trail System connects the non-motorized trail systems of five land management agencies in Tucker County, West Virginia (Blackwater Falls State Park, Canaan Valley National Wildlife Management Area, Canaan Valley State Park, Little Canaan Wildlife Management Area, Monongahela National Forest) into a comprehensive, landscape oriented, environmentally sustainable, multiuser trail system that is accessible to the public. 

Ultimately, the Heart of the Highlands Trail System provides access to and from significant regional and national trail systems.

Board of Directors

President – Brian Sarfino

Vice PresidentVacant

Secretary – Andy Dalton

Treasurer – Joinery Brasselle

Roger Lilley

Jon Martin

Carol Milam

Jesse Tucker

Lisa Sampson

Advisory Council

Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge – Ron Hollis / Matt Boarman

Blackwater Falls State Park – Matt Baker

Canaan Valley State Park – Don McFarlan

Little Canaan Wildlife Management Area – CJ Bowman

US Forest Service, Monongahela Forest – Brooke Andrew

Tucker County Commission – Mike Rosenau

WV Land Trust РAmy Cimarolli 

Our Goals

To provide, protect, preserve, and promote recreational trails and opportunities in Tucker County, West Virginia.