Take a drive through our resort!

Many changes have been made since this video was recorded. Please reference the resort map below.

Resort Map

 
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Main Level Sites
Heliport, Cabins, Backbone Company Store, Tipple Tavern, & Pool

 
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Upper Level Sites
Upper Cabins (opening Late Summer & Winter 2022) & Deluxe Tents

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RV Sites
RV Sites & Bath House Locations

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Camping Sites
Primitive Camping & Trail Shelters

 

Location on Hatfield-McCoy Trail

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DRIVING DIRECTIONS

WRITTEN DIRECTIONS ARE STRONGLY RECOMMENDED!

​IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT DIRECTIONS:

  • Our address is 100 Adventure Lane, Matewan, WV 25678.

  • Please be aware that some guests have had issues using our physical address.

    • Make sure the address says Matewan, WV and not Man, WV (Apple Maps especially seems to have this issue)!

    • An alternate address to use for GPS is the Red Jacket Postal Service, 1 Mate Creek Rd, Red Jacket, WV 25692. The resort entrance is exactly 2.1 miles east of the Red Jacket Post Office on Mate Creek Road.

    • Please note that GPS directions will likely not be accurate or provide the best route for large vehicles. Please rely on the directions provided below for the best route.

  • When you arrive, a GATE CODE IS REQUIRED to enter the property. If you do not receive this code via text the day prior to check in, please CONTACT US.

  • Please note this is a rural area and cell phone service and internet connection may be limited when you arrive. Please have your site information and gate code available in case you have issues contacting the resort.

FROM CHARLESTON:

 

TAKE 119 SOUTH (APPROXIMATELY 70 MILES) TO WV 65 SOUTH

IN 7.7 MILES, WV 65 SOUTH MERGES WITH WV 52

AT TAYLORVILLE, TURN RIGHT ONTO WV 65 SOUTH

TURN LEFT ONTO CO. ROUTE 6 (MATE CREEK ROAD)

CONTINUE ON MATE CREEK ROAD 2.6 MILES

WE ARE 2.1 MILES EAST OF THE RED JACKET U.S. POST OFFICE ON THE LEFT

   

 

FROM WILLIAMSON:​​


TAKE 119 TO WILLIAMSON.
PROCEED THROUGH WILLIAMSON FOLLOWING THE TRUCK ROUTE:
                TURN ONTO HARVEY STREET
               TURN LEFT ONTO W 2ND AVE
               TURN RIGHT ONTO PRICHARD ST, CROSS RAILROAD TRACKS
               TURN RIGHT ON FOURTH AVE/US 52
PROCEED SOUTH ON 4TH AVE./ROUTE 52 (11.5 MILES)
TURN RIGHT ONTO WV-65 S (2.5 MILES)
TURN LEFT ONTO MATE CREEK RD
WE ARE APPROXIMATELY 2.6 MILES ON THE LEFT
 

 

FROM MATEWAN:


TURN LEFT ONTO 65 N 
PASS GIOVANNI'S
TURN RIGHT ONTO ROUTE 6 (MATE CREEK ROAD)
WE ARE 2.1 MILES EAST OF THE RED JACKET U.S. POST OFFICE ON THE LEFT
 


                                                                          FROM GILBERT:​


52 W TO HORSEPEN MOUNTAIN
TURN LEFT ONTO 44 AT MARATHON STATION (ON HORSEPEN MOUNTAIN)
TURN RIGHT ONTO KING COAL HIGHWAY (ROUTE 52)
TURN LEFT ONTO 65
TURN LEFT ONTO ROUTE 6 (MATE CREEK ROAD)
WE ARE 2.1 MILES EAST OF THE RED JACKET U.S. POST OFFICE ON THE LEFT

 

If these towns are not listed, please use the alternate address below. We’re 2.1 miles east of the below address (you will see Devil’s Backbone Adventure Resort signs ¼ mile before and at the entrance).

Red Jacket U.S. Post Office

1 Mate Creek Road

Red Jacket, WV 25692

 


We suggest consulting www.wv511.org prior to your trip. It will provide current information on road conditions and closures that may affect or impede travel.