May 31, 2014 Gillum House Bed & Breakfast Shinnston, West Virginia: West Virginia has several spectacular waterfalls around the State. These two are near Gillum House. Each is spectacular in its own way.

#6 – WaterfallsValley Falls State Park and Blackwater Falls State Park have beautiful waterfalls that are quite different.

Valley Falls located between Fairmont and Grafton has huge rocks the Tygart Valley River flows over. It is a favorite of local kayakers and weddings as well as picnics and enjoying the falls.

Valley Falls

Mesmerized by Valley Falls beauty

 

 

 

 

Valley Falls State Park

One of the Falls – Valley Falls

 

 

 

 

 

 

Blackwater Falls is a high falls of extreme beauty on the Blackwater River. One can hike the trail down to the falls for a better look or go to the ADA Accessible scenic view on the other side of the river.

Blackwater Falls

Walkway down to Blackwater Falls

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