The Crystalline Clear Water In This West Virginia Swimming Hole Is Almost Too Good To Be True

With the arrival of warmer temperatures comes endless spring, summer, and fall fun in the many natural swimming pools found throughout The Mountain State. Even if you’re not a fan of traditional swimming holes, you may make an exception for the crystalline waters of the Middle Fork River at Audra State Park.

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What are you plans this weekend? Want to dip your toes in this beautiful water?

Audra State Park is located at 8397 Audra Park Rd., Buckhannon, WV, 26201. It’s open seasonally, April through October. Don’t forget to hike to Alum Cave while you’re there! Learn more from the official website of West Virginia State Parks!