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Gentle Trail to Blackwater Falls Overlook

0.2 Miles
Easy
3

Waterfall

Lookout/Views

Dogs (leashed)

The Gentle Trail at Blackwater Falls State Park in Davis, West Virginia is an easy (wheelchair accessible) 0.2 mile out-and-back trail that leads to a viewing platform high above Blackwater Falls. From the end of the trail, you get a bird's-eye view of Blackwater Falls and the Blackwater River.

During warmer months, this is one of the most popular trails at Blackwater Falls State Park.


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Hazards

Ticks - Lyme Disease More Info (CDC)

Surface Type

Universal Access

Seasons

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39.112935, -79.479902

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14 '

Total Change
19 '

Ascent
13 '

Descent
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0.2 miles
Trail added
March 11, 2018
Updated on
January 23, 2020
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