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“Literally a blast to see” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Summersville Dam

Summersville Dam
Summersville, WV
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“Literally a blast to see”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

It is 2,280 feet long and at 390 feet tall it is almost as high as a forty story building.It is what is described as a "rock-fill dam" and is the second largest of this type in the eastern US..You can stick your toes in, fish from the rocks, or just admire the scene. It is worth a look. There is also a little hidden FREE campground in the parking lot with potty facilities

Visited April 2014
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