Outbound Collective logo

The Best Hiking in Parsons

Looking for the best hiking in Parsons? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Parsons. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top hiking spots in and near Parsons

  • Parsons, West Virginia

    Big Springs Gap Trail

    6.82 mi / 1362 ft gain
    Big Springs Gap Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Hendricks, West Virginia.
    Read more
  • Hambleton, West Virginia

    Allegheny Trail Loop

    6.28 mi / 778 ft gain
    Allegheny Trail Loop is a loop trail that provides a good opportunity to view wildlife located near Hambleton, West Virginia.
    Read more
  • Parsons, West Virginia

    Lower Otter Creek Loop Trail

    19.3 mi / 2625 ft gain
    Lower Otter Creek Loop Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Hendricks, West Virginia.
    Read more
  • Parsons, West Virginia

    Hike Table Rock

    4.7
    1.2 mi / 200 ft gain
    This hidden gem is located near Lindy Point and Blackwater Falls State Park.  Unlike Lindy Point, which is very popular, hikers are usually able to enjoy the views from Table Rock all by themselves.  The Table Rock trail head is located off of Canaan Loop Rd.  I highly recommend driving to the tr...
    Read more
  • Parsons, West Virginia

    Moore Run Trail

    15.78 mi / 1811 ft gain
    Moore Run Trail is an out-and-back trail that provides a good opportunity to view wildlife located near Bowden, West Virginia.
    Read more
  • Thomas, West Virginia

    Hike to Lindy Point in Blackwater Falls State Park

    4.8
    0.8 mi
    If you go to Blackwater Falls State Park for the falls, stay for the overlooks.  This one, the most popular in the park, overlooks Blackwater Canyon from 3,000 feet above.  Although the parking area at the trailhead is small with room for only 4-5 cars, you can also park along the road or at the ...
    Read more
  • Thomas, West Virginia

    Lindy Point Overlook

    0.72 mi / 138 ft gain
    Lindy Point Overlook is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Davis, West Virginia.
    Read more
  • Davis, West Virginia

    Explore Elakala Falls

    3.0
    0.4 mi / 130 ft gain
    Starting at the Blackwater Falls Lodge, head to the left side of the parking lot, where a trailhead becomes visible. Follow the clearly marked trail down until you reach a bridge which goes over the top of the falls. After the bridge, look for paths to allow you to get to the river level and the ...
    Read more
  • Davis, West Virginia

    Pase Point Trail

    4.07 mi / 463 ft gain
    Pase Point Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Davis, West Virginia.
    Read more
  • Davis, West Virginia

    Pase Point via Dobbin House Trail

    2.83 mi / 325 ft gain
    Pase Point via Dobbin House Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Davis, West Virginia.
    Read more
  • Davis, West Virginia

    Camp at Blackwater Falls State Park

    5.0
    Blackwater Falls State Park is one of 36 state parks in West Virginia and is located just north of the Canaan Valley less than two miles from Davis, WV.  Blackwater Falls State Park has over 2,000 acres, making it a great place to camp while you explore the beautiful area.  The campground has 65 ...
    Read more
  • Bowden, West Virginia

    McGowan Mountain Via Yellow Creek Trail

    7.88 mi / 991 ft gain
    McGowan Mountain Via Yellow Creek Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Bowden, West Virginia.
    Read more
  • Davis, West Virginia

    Beaver Creek, White, and Camp 70 Road Trail Loop

    2.04 mi / 135 ft gain
    Beaver Creek, White, and Camp 70 Road Trail Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Davis, West Virginia.
    Read more
  • Davis, West Virginia

    Middle Ridge Trail

    2.49 mi / 430 ft gain
    Middle Ridge Trail is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Red Creek, West Virginia.
    Read more
  • Davis, West Virginia

    Club Run Trail

    1.87 mi / 453 ft gain
    Club Run Trail is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Red Creek, West Virginia.
    Read more
  • Davis, West Virginia

    Bald Knob

    4.14 mi / 1089 ft gain
    Bald Knob is an out-and-back trail that provides a good opportunity to view wildlife located near Davis, West Virginia.
    Read more