The Longest, Fastest Sled Run On The East Coast Is Right Here In West Virginia

It’s appropriate that West Virginia can lay claim to the longest, fastest sled run on the East Coast. After all, we do have the longest, deepest river gorge in Eastern America (the New River Gorge, of course!) cutting through our backyard, as well as two of the highest bridges in the world (the New River Gorge Bridge and the Glade Creek Bridge) spanning it. So of course, it’s fitting that Blackwater Falls Sled Run is among the longest, fastest sled runs in the nation!

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To learn more about Blackwater Falls State Park’s amazing sled run or purchase lift tickets, visit their website here. For another fun winter activity while you wait for the hill to open, make sure to check out this free massive drive-through light festival in Bluefield that runs from Thanksgiving to Christmas!

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