• Activities:

    Photography

  • Skill Level:

    Beginner

  • Season:

    Year Round

Easy Parking
Picnic Area
Scenic
Waterfall

This is a gorgeous 60+ foot roadside waterfall close to the New River Gorge. 

Since this waterfall is less than 200 feet from the parking lot, visiting this waterfall provides a huge reward for minimal physical effort. From the parking lot, cross the bridge over the stream and follow the trail on the right side of the stream/waterfall.  To have the best view of the falls cross the stream (there are plenty of big rocks to do so).  Early morning is optimal for long exposure photography. 

Pack List

  • Camera 
  • Tripod
  • Neutral density filter 
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This waterfall is on of my favorites in West Virginia. The way it sets back into the hill makes it seem more dramatic. It is definitely worth a visit and very close to many other things to do along the midland trail.

6 months ago
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Explorer. Hiker. Photographer.

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