There’s An Emerald Waterfall Hiding In West Virginia That’s Too Beautiful For Words

West Virginia is home to some incredible waterfalls. One of the most popular to visit is the majestic five-story Blackwater Falls. But hidden just a short 20-minute drive from those legendary falls is a spot that’s almost too stunning to describe. A quick drive and even briefer hike will lead you to an emerald waterfall that you’ll want to see for yourself.

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Have you ever visited this extraordinary emerald waterfall? Share your photos in the comments section below or in our West Virginia Nature Lovers Group on Facebook. You can also see Douglas Falls and other nearby waterfalls plus visit a few wineries on this fun wine and waterfalls day trip.