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Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls

Named after the natural tannins from the hemlock and spruce trees found in the watershed, the Blackwater River begins its journey from the nearby Canaan Mountains to the Gulf of Mexico (via the Cheat, Monongahela, Ohio, and Mississippi Rivers). The river is quiet...
Lindy Point Overlook

Lindy Point Overlook

The Blackwater River is a 34 mile river in Tucker County, West Virginia. Because of natural tannins in its watershed, the water in the Blackwater River is acidic and dark like tea.   As the Blackwater River enters Blackwater Falls State Park, it is especially scenic....