Nestled In The Virginia Mountains, Lake Moomaw Has Some Of The Clearest Water In Virginia

There’s a little-known lake nestled in the Appalachian Mountains of western Virginia and it promises to delight. Lake Moomaw offers miles and miles of hiking trails, picturesque campsites, and even boat ramps, but the real draw is the water itself. This pristine mountain lake is perfect for swimming or sunbathing, whichever you prefer. When you visit, you’ll discover that this beautiful body of water has some of the clearest water in Virginia.

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Have you ever visited Lake Moomaw? We’d love to hear about your experience there. If you’re in the area, you might also consider visiting the beautiful beach and waterfalls at Douthat State Park. There’s so much to do in this corner of Virginia!

Address: Lake Moomaw, Virginia, USA