Directions can be found by clicking the directions button in the map below and entering your starting location.
This map shows the Welcome Center in relation to the site.
Traveling South (Charleston to J.W. And Hazel Ruby West Virginia Welcome Center)
Start by merging on to I-64 E/I-77 S. Continue I-64 E/I-77 S onto a partial toll road. Take exit 60 for WV-612 toward Mossy/Oak Hill. Turn left onto WV-612 E continue for 7.8 miles then turn left to stay on WV-612 E. In .5 mile turn right onto US-19 S. Continue for 3.7 miles your destination will be on the right.
Traveling North (WV Border via I-77 to J.W. And Hazel Ruby West Virginia Welcome Center)
Start by continuing on I-77 N for 46.6 miles. Take exit 48 for US-19 toward N Beckley/Summersville. Continue straight and continue onto US-19 N. Continue for 4 miles your destination will be on the left.
Additional Travel Info
Yeager Airport in Charleston WV is the closest airport serving major airlines. It is an hour northwest of SBR. Flights are limited, so watch your timing. The Charlotte NC airport is a 3.5-hour drive to the SE…all freeway. You are on your own arranging transportation to the Summit. GPS systems always find the “Glen Jean Post Office” near the Summit’s 24/7 gate, or use Lat: 37° 53′ N Longitude: 81° 06′ W
Note: The BSA’s “JW & Hazel Ruby West Virginia Welcome Center” located on the Rte #19 parkway at WV mile marker 6.0. (North Beckley exit off I-77) will be closed on Sunday arrival day.