Most People Drive Right Past This Stunning West Virginia Waterfall Without Even Realizing It

Have you ever wondered how many waterfalls there are in West Virginia? Some estimate around 250; if we were to guess, we’d say at least that many! And while some are well-known and often-visited, others are remote and rarely seen. Dunloup Falls, located between Glen Jean and Thurmond in West Virginia’s New River Gorge National River, lands somewhere between these two extremes: it’s popular with the locals, but many others drive right on past it, none-the-wiser.

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Did you know about Dunloup Creek Falls? Have you made time to pull over for a closer look?

If you’re in the area, it’s probably fairly likely that you’re on your way to Thurmond; read more about that nearly abandoned mining town here.

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