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West Virginia scenic wonders highlighted along Waterfall Trail


CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WV News) — One of West Virginia’s most popular tourism initiatives capitalizes on an often overlooked scenic wonder: The state’s abundance of beautiful, naturally photogenic waterfalls.

The West Virginia Waterfall Trail, which debuted in June 2022, has been dubbed the nation’s first-ever “waterfall trail” by multiple travel publications, including Travel + Leisure, USA Today, Southern Living and Fodor’s Travel.

State officials recently announced the addition of nine new stops to the Trail, bringing the total up to 38 for those looking to explore cascades across the Mountain State.

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