Mountain State Birding Festival

Blackwater Falls State Park is one of West Virginia’s best birdwatching regions near: Canaan Valley Resort State Park, Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge, Dolly Sods Wilderness Area and Otter Creek Wilderness Area.

Blackwater Falls is hosting a new nature event for bird enthusiasts led by birding expert, Bill Beatty of Wellsburg, West Virginia. This event is designed to give advanced birders and beginning birders a chance to see and listen to birds in a variety of scenic mountain habitats. There will be field trips on Saturday and Sunday, but limited to 30 people.

Advance reservations required by calling 304-259-5216. Accommodations available at Blackwater Falls State Park for an additional cost. For times and specific programs, email Naturalist and Birder, [email protected] For a registration form and additional information, click here.

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Event Details

  • Start Date: May 31 - June 2, 2019
  • End Date: June 2, 2019

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