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New trail will connect Blackwater Falls to Maryland


Several new trails will be added between tourism hot spots in the West Virginia mountains, to help transform the area’s coal heritage into tourism heritage, the Friends of Blackwater announced Thursday.
The Appalachian Regional Commission will award a $1,226,000 “POWER Grant” to the non-profit Friends of Blackwater for a new “Blackwater Loop Trail” connecting the towns of Thomas and Davis, Blackwater Falls State Park, and the Monongahela National Forest.
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