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Seven places to hike in Morgantown this fall


Fall is a special time of year in wild and wonderful West Virginia. Stunning foliage and moderate temperatures attract natives, students and tourists alike to the great outdoors of the state. The Morgantown area has a nice variety of hiking trails that are accessible to anyone looking to spend some quality time in nature and get active.

Brett Hagerty is a Morgantown native and the Adventure WV program manager at WVU, who knows the ins and outs of the hiking scene in the area.
“Hiking is a classic outdoor experience. It is good for you to be active, change your environment and breathe fresh air,” he said.

Whether you are looking for a scenic and tranquil stroll through the forest or for a challenging adventure, Morgantown has the trail for you.

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