Middle Hill Creek Falls - Falls of Hills Creek Scenic Area - Hillsboro, West Virginia
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member outdoorboy34
N 38° 10.452 W 080° 20.096
17S E 558253 N 4225352
Quick Description: The median of the three Falls of Hills Creek is located off of State Routes 39/55 in Pocahontas County, West Virginia within the Monongahela National Forest.
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 6/30/2012 12:28:02 PM
Waymark Code: WMER5Z
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:

Middle Hills Creek Falls - Falls of Hills Creek Scenic Area - Hillsboro, West Virginia

This is the median of three waterfalls along Hills Creek, within the Falls of Hills Creek Scenic Area in the midst of the Monongahela National Forest in Pocahontas County, West Virginia. The area, is located off of of State Routes 39/55 between the communities of Richwood and Hillsboro.

This waterfall, a curtain type, decends from the rocks down 45 feet, The Middle Falls, is about 1/2 of a mile from the parking area, which requires a walk down slippery steps and boardwalks to the falls.

The Scenic Area is open Daily May-October, Weekends only April and November, and is closed December-March

Accessible Vault Toilets are located in the parking area, and all disposable contents carried in must be carried out, as there are no refuse facilities in the Scenic Area.
Type: Curtain

Parking Coordinates: N 38° 10.680 W 080° 20.323

Watercourse: Hills Creek

Waterfall Height: 45

Seasonality: Seasonal

Seasons of Best Flow: From: 4/1/2012 To: 11/30/2012

Viewpoint: Bottom

Path Up and Down: Full

Walk Behind: Not at all

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