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Wild and Wonderful Trails in Tucker County, WV


When it comes to unforgettable hikes, the Allegheny Mountains are not to be overlooked. Situated in eastern West Virginia, Tucker County offers access to the alluring Alleghenys, the lush Monongahela National Forest, and quaint mountain towns to create lasting memories.

Whether you’re seeking the tranquility of reflective lakeside paths or the thrill of summiting a scenic peak, Tucker County’s autumn hikes promise an unforgettable journey through the heart of Appalachia’s fall splendor. Blackwater Falls State Park is a great place to take in the seasonal changes, as it offers over 20 miles of hiking trails and a 57-foot cascading waterfall as a centerpiece. A popular easy hike is to Lindy Point Overlook, which is a less than a mile out-and-back trek to a picturesque view of Blackwater Canyon.

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