National Parks / Natural World

Babcock State Park Clifftop

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Babcock State Park
HC 35
Clifftop
WV
25831
Tel: 304 438 3004

Where are we going today?

Babcock State Park offers its guests 4,127 acres of serene, yet rugged beauty, a fast flowing trout stream in a boulder-strewn canyon and mountainous vistas to be viewed from several scenic overlooks. The exploring is good but they also offer some sports in the form of horseshoe pits plus tennis, volleyball and basketball courts.

There are 20 miles of hiking trails to enjoy; the lake hires out paddleboats, rowboats, and canoes, you may also fish there with a license; plus there is an outdoor pool available Memorial Weekend through Labor Day.

During high seaosn one may also get involved in nature tours, slide and movie presentations or special sport activities, generally arranged in the locale of the visitor centres. Pick up some information when you go!

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How much does it cost?

  • AdultsFREE so far as we know!
LAST UPDATED 2013

When can we go?

Year round daylight access. Pool open Memorial Day through Labour Day.

Any Top Tips?

Montgomery’s Outdoor Adventures is the horse stable operators at Babcock State Park, where one may arrange pony rides and trekking..

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    Great park. Great place to get lost in time. Take your camera and spend a complete day.

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    The facilities here are amazing. Some of the trails can get a little overgrown, but overall it's a great place to hike, camp, RV and have a good time.

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    The facilities here are amazing. Some of the trails can get a little overgrown, but overall it's a great place to hike, camp, RV and have a good time.

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