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Put-in: From the US 220 Bridge between Keyser, WV and McCoole, MD, take McMullen Hwy (US 220) north 3.25 miles and turn right at Black Oak Rd. Immediately after you cross the railroad tracks there is the Black Oak river access on your right.
Take-out: From Black Oak river access: Take McMullen Highway (US 220) north a little more than 8 miles (just past the Rt 956 bridge turnoff). There is a gravel road off to the right that crosses the railroad tracks in an odd humped crossing (check for trains). After the RR crossing turn right and follow the road towards the river until it comes to a parking area under the Rt 956 bridge.
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