Thorny Creek, West Virginia

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Thorny Creek, West Virginia
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Thorny Creek, West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°15′10″N80°02′13″W / 38.25278°N 80.03694°W / 38.25278; -80.03694 Coordinates: 38°15′10″N80°02′13″W / 38.25278°N 80.03694°W / 38.25278; -80.03694
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Pocahontas
Elevation
2,169 ft (661 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
  Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID1558396 [1]

Thorny Creek is an unincorporated community in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States. Thorny Creek is located on the Greenbrier River 3.5 miles (5.6 km) northeast of Marlinton.

Thorny Creek is also home to the Thorny Creek Mountain Summit. The mountain stands at about 3,366 feet above sea level. [2]

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References

  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Thorny Creek, West Virginia
  2. "Mountains in USA". MountainZone.