Whitewater — Valley Falls (Tygart River)

Kayaker going off Valley FallsDescription

The falls are some of the last water left in the state when there are drought conditions. This spot includes a waterfall and rapids just downstream-class IV (V). Park and drop or run the 1 mile section at the falls state park. You can do the shuttle on the map with a vehicle or just walk back up the rivers edge. Map (pdf).

Directions from Morgantown

Take I-79 to Exit 137, then rt 310 south for 7 miles.Turn right at the Valley Falls State Park sign. Go two miles to the park entrance.

Travel Time:

45 min

Activities:

Whitewater, Swimming Hole, Hiking, Mountain Biking

Address:

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Phone/Email:

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Web resources:

www.americanwhitewater.org/rivers/id/2453

ORC Resources:

Book – “A Canoeing and Kayaking Guide to West Virginia”

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