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Blackwater Falls State Park

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Falls of the Blackwater at Blackwater Falls State Park

Blackwater Falls State Park (map), 2 m SE of Davis, WV, in Tucker County, protects more than 2,000 wooded acres of Appalachian uplands including part of the canyon of the Blackwater River and its famous Blackwater Falls. The park is located just west of the Canaan Valley ski areas and so is a popular year-round park, offering cross-country skiing on its trails in winter as well as a sledding park.

Recreation: hiking, biking, sledding, horseback riding, lake swimming, lake boating, river fishing, cross-country skiing

Lodging: 54 lodge rooms, 26 cabins, 65 camp sites

Dining: restaurants, picnic areas

Highlights: Blackwater Falls, Blackwater Canyon

Park Maps: Map :Topo Map : Aerial Photo : Tiger Map

Blackwater Falls State Park: Official Website
P.O. Drawer 490, Davis, WV 26260 / Phone: (304) 259-5216