A Trip To This Charming, Working Mill In West Virginia Is Unforgettable

The charming little Glade Creek Grist at Babcock State Park has been an iconic part of West Virginia’s landscape for decades, but did you know the mill is also fully functional? Take a look at its fascinating history.

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Here’s a video about the mill and surrounding Babcock State Park by YouTube user OnTheRoadHavingFun2.

Babcock state park is located at 486 Babcock Road, Clifftop, WV 25831. Call (304) 438-3004 for more information.

While you’re in the area, visit the nearby town of Fayetteville, West Virginia, which has been named one of America’s coolest small towns.