Upper Falls Walking Trail

EASY 3 reviews

Upper Falls Walking Trail is a 1.2 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Upper Falls, WV that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

1.2 miles 39 feet Loop

dogs on leash

wheelchair friendly

kid friendly


fly fishing


mountain biking

trail running


whitewater kayaking






Meadowood Park features soccer fields, volleyball, picnic shelters, children's play structures, fishing and boating. Upper Falls Point provides a spectacular view of the Upper Falls of Coal River. Upper Falls Walking Trail is one of a series of autonomous trails that comprise the Walhonde Walking Trail system. It is an essentially flat, point-to-point matrix that connects all areas of the park. The trail is wheelchair-accessible, except the portion along the scenic Upper Falls of Coal River.

2 months ago

Horrible almost totally overgrown!

2 months ago

Trail overgrown almost non passable. Do not recommend

2 years ago

Easy walk around the falls and then around the lake. The coal river was beautiful and clean. We stopped for about 45 minutes and let the dogs swim around.