West Virginia Route 16

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West Virginia Route 16 marker

West Virginia Route 16
Route information
Maintained by WVDOH
Length: 252.9 mi[1] (407.0 km)
Major junctions
South end: Virginia 16.svg VA 16 in Bishop
 

US 52.svg US 52 in Welch
WV-10.svg WV 10 near Pineville
I-64.svgI-77.svg I-64/77 near Beckley
US 19.svg US 19 in Oak Hill
US 60.svg US 60 in Gauley Bridge
I-79.svg I-79 near Big Chimney
US 33.svgUS 119.svg US 33/119 near Arnoldsburg

US 50.svg US 50 near Ellenboro
North end: WV-2.svg WV 2 in St. Marys
Location
Counties: McDowell, Wyoming, Raleigh, Fayette, Nicholas, Clay, Calhoun, Ritchie, Pleasants
Highway system
WV 15 WV 17

West Virginia Route 16 is a north–south route located in the U.S. State of West Virginia. The southern terminus of the route is at the Virginia state line in Bishop, McDowell County, where the route continues south as Virginia State Route 16. The northern terminus is at West Virginia Route 2 in St. Marys, Pleasants County, on the south bank of the Ohio River. WV 16 continues into Virginia and North Carolina, ultimately ending in Waxhaw, south of Charlotte and just north of the South Carolina border. The total length of highway is just under 475 miles long.

Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile km Destinations Notes
McDowell Bishop SR 16 south – Tazewell, Marion, Mouth of Wilson
WV 161 north – Anawalt
  WV 83 west – Bradshaw
Welch US 52 north – Iaeger, Williamson south end of US 52 overlap
US 52 south / WV 103 east – Bluefield, Gary north end of US 52 overlap; south end of US 52 Alt. overlap

US 52 Alt. south (Elkhorn Street)
north end of US 52 Alt. overlap
Wyoming Pineville WV 10 north to WV 97 – Pineville, Twin Falls Resort State Park south end of WV 10 overlap
  WV 10 south – Princeton north end of WV 10 overlap
Mullens WV 54 north – Beckley, Twin Falls Resort State Park
Raleigh   WV 54 south / WV 97 west – Mullens south end of WV 97 overlap
  WV 121 south (local traffic only) / WV 54 south – Mullens interchange; southbound exit and northbound entrance
MacArthur I‑64 / I‑77 – Charleston, Bluefield I-77 exit 42; north end of WV 97 overlap
Mabscott Mabscott interchange
Beckley Walker Avenue interchange; southbound access only
To WV 3 east / Central Avenue south end of WV 3 west overlap (northbound only)
WV 3 east (Neville Street) – Downtown Beckley
WV 3 west (Prince Street / Harper Road) to I‑77 north end of WV 3 west overlap (northbound only)
WV 210 south (North Kanawha Street)
US 19 south (Eisenhower Drive) / CR 8 (Ragland Road) south end of US 19 overlap
  US 19 north to I‑64 / I‑77 – Charleston, Bluefield, Oak Hill, Summersville interchange; north end of US 19 overlap
Bradley To US 19
Fayette Mount Hope WV 211 north – Downtown Mount Hope
WV 61 south – Prince south end of WV 61 overlap
WV 211 south – Downtown Mount Hope
  To US 19
Oak Hill US 19 south – Beckley south end of US 19 overlap
US 19 north / CR 18 (Pea Ridge Road) – Summersville interchange; northbound exit and southbound entrance; north end of US 19 overlap
WV 61 north – Montgomery north end of WV 61 overlap
US 19 – Summersville, Beckley interchange
CR 21/18 (Lochgelly Road) to US 19 – Beckley, Summersville
Fayetteville US 19 – Beckley, Summersville
Chimney Corner US 60 east – Rainelle, Hawks Nest State Park south end of US 60 overlap
Gauley Bridge US 60 west – Charleston north end of US 60 overlap; south end of WV 39 overlap
Belva WV 39 east – Summersville north end of WV 39 overlap
Clay Clay WV 4 south – Clendenin south end of WV 4 overlap
  WV 4 north – Sutton north end of WV 4 overlap
  I‑79 – Charleston, Clarksburg I-79 exit 40
Calhoun   US 33 west / US 119 south – Spencer south end of US 33 / US 119 overlap
Millstone US 33 east / US 119 north – Weston, Glenville north end of US 33 / US 119 overlap
Grantsville WV 5 – Elizabeth, Glenville
Ritchie Smithville WV 47 east – Weston south end of WV 47 overlap
WV 47 west – Parkersburg north end of WV 47 overlap
Harrisville WV 31 (Main Street) – Cairo, North Bend State Park
Ellenboro US 50 – Parkersburg, Clarksburg interchange
Pleasants St. Marys WV 2 – Parkersburg, Wheeling
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ Distance calculated using Microsoft MapPoint mapping software.