Waters Smith Memorial State Park


Waters Smith Memorial State Park is a 532 acre park that depicts life in Appalachia during the 1800's and early 1900's.  There are reconstructed structures including cabins and barns as well as a museum.  This park has a large number of trails for its size - 18 with a total of about 12 miles of hiking.  


Waters Smith Memorial State Park is located in Central West Virginia south of Clarksburg.
(See Google Maps below for specific directions.)


Canoeing (West Fork River), Hiking, Mountain Biking


831 RR 3, Duck Creek Rd., Lost Creek, WV 26385


304-745-3081  watterssmithsp@wv.gov

Web resources:

Waters Smith Memorial State Park Web Page


Book:  "Out There West Virginia:  A Guide to Backcountry Travel & Adventure"

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