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7 hypnotic waterfalls you need to check out in West Virginia


There’s something magical about watching water cascade over a series of drops or plummet from a high precipice and collect in a pool below. Around the world, there are few natural wonders that are as captivating and beautiful as waterfalls.

 Whether they’re viewed from the road or some remote path in the forest, it’s mesmerizing just to be in their presence. Of the more than 250 waterfalls in the state, here are our seven favorites in wild and wonderful West Virginia.

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