Slide Show: 11 must-see waterfalls in West Virginia

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Slide Show: 11 must-see waterfalls in West Virginia
Wolf Creek drops over a ledge in its descent into the New River Gorge near Fayetteville. Purchase this photo!
The New River sweeps into the maelstrom above Sandstone Falls, captured by Randall Sanger.
The New River sweeps into the maelstrom above Sandstone Falls, captured by Randall Sanger. Purchase this photo!

One of West Virginia's largest waterfalls, Sandstone Falls wanders for nearly a mile across the New River, tiered in places and in another dropping the river in a curtained cataract more than 800 feet wide. Here Sanger captures the turbulence as the New turns into a channel near its highest plunge. The falls and surrounding islands are well-known landmarks within the New River Gorge National Park and Preserve.

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