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Gaudineer Scenic Area

Gaudineer Scenic Area
Gaudineer Scenic Area. Photo by D. Ede.

Gaudineer Scenic Area, located within the Monongahela National Forest, represents the best remaining virgin red spruce forest in West Virginia.

Location: Pocahontas County, WV ; Randolph County, WV

Year designated: 1974

Acres: 150

Ownership: Federal

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Last Updated: June 28, 2012