Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge, Davis

#5 of 7 in Parks in Davis
Nature / Park · Hidden Gem · Wildlife Area
The Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge (CVNWR) in Tucker County, West Virginia, was the 500th National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) to be established in the United States. The refuge preserves a moist valley with unique wetlands and uplands at a relatively high elevation in the Allegheny Mountains. It is administered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS).

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  • We stumbled upon this place while in Canaan, and we loved it. The visitor's center was clean and the workers there were friendly and informative. We did the Freeland Boardwalk which was short and...  more »
  • Main building was closed due to COVID-19, but we were still able to hike the trails in the area. Well maintained. We particularly enjoyed the elevated walkway through the marsh. We were able to...  more »
  • Beautiful scenery and nice walking and hiking trails.
  • Friendly staff at refuge office. Very helpful.

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