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At West Virginia University, our highest priority is safeguarding the health, well-being and academic success of all Mountaineers.

The most up-to-date information about WVU’s response to COVID-19 can be found at

Getting outdoors is a great way to stay healthy. But need to be safe and informed. So, please recreate responsibly at Falling Run.

  • If you're feeling sick, stay home.
  • For personal safety and the safety of others, don't ignore symptoms of COVID-19. Get tested.
  • Plan before you go. Check the Falling Run website for potential trail closures
  • Share the trail by staying to the right and maintaining personal space. 
  • If you’re on a bicycle, let others know when you’re passing.
  • Always keep pets leashed.
  • Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer when you're outdoors.
  • Know your limits to prevent accidents and injury.