West Virginia Nature August 18, 2022
Hike Though West Virginia’s Blackwater Falls State Park, Then Dine At Farm Up Table
When hoping to have a wonderful day it’s nice to have a plan. (While it’s also fun to wing it, that is not
always a recipe for success.) Let’s have a day that checks three important boxes for a great excursion. We want to have a bit of exercise, experience amazing views, and relish delicious food. With this in mind, we have chosen Farm Up Table as the place to eat after hiking Blackwater Falls in West Virginia.
It’s going to be amazing.
Blackwater Falls is one of the most photographed sites in West Virginia.
There are over 20 hiking trails in the park and most are easy. Blackwater Falls Trail is a moderate hike and will take about 20 minutes to complete.
A wooden walkway leads to a great spot for a picture.
This whimsical path along the Elakala to Yellow Birch Trail leads to another spot you’ll want a camera for.
It's a moderate hike that will take about two hours to complete.
Elakala Falls is a popular and peaceful destination along the path.
Balanced Rock Trail is scenic and quiet.
It's an easy hike that is popular for birding and will take about an hour to complete.
The Lindy Point Overlook is an incredible view in the spring and summer.
This easy hike only takes about 20 minutes in and out.
Lindy Point in the fall is also quite remarkable.
Another great spot for a camera!
The trail to Lindy Point Overlook dazzles every season.
Farm Up Table, a short drive away in Thomas, is a solid choice for food after a fun day hiking.
What began as a food truck has also become a brick-and-mortar destination.
This mouthwatering look at a fried green tomato with bacon on a large biscuit is a window into what you will find on the menu.
Farm Up Table switches its menu up according to the season, so be sure to check its
When hot beignets are available people make it a point to stop by.
Let us know how your day goes!
You will find current trail and Blackwater Falls State Park information at the official
West Virginia States Parks website.
Elakala Falls Is A Picturesque Waterfall Hidden Just Steps From Blackwater Falls Lodge In West Virginia provides some more amazing pictures to whet your appetite.
Be sure to visit
Farm Up Table’s website for their menu and hours. Address: Blackwater Falls State Park, 1584 Blackwater Lodge Rd, Davis, WV 26260, USA Address: Farm Up Table, 272 State Hwy 32, Thomas, WV 26292, USA