You are here

Twin Falls Resort State Park

-A A +A
1960s, The Architects Collaborative (TAC). East side of WV 97, 7 miles northeast of Pineville

Twin Falls is one of West Virginia's three resort state parks established in the 1960s with funding from the federally sponsored Area Redevelopment Administration. TAC, the Cambridge, Massachusetts, architecture firm founded by Walter Gropius, planned and designed the park and its facilities, as well as those at Pipestem ( SU19) and Hawks Nest ( FY38). All three parks have golf courses, but Twin Falls has the added attraction of a restored pioneer homestead and farm.

Writing Credits

S. Allen Chambers Jr.


What's Nearby


S. Allen Chambers Jr., "Twin Falls Resort State Park", [Mullens, West Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

If SAH Archipedia has been useful to you, please consider supporting it.

SAH Archipedia tells the story of the United States through its buildings, landscapes, and cities. This freely available resource empowers the public with authoritative knowledge that deepens their understanding and appreciation of the built environment. But the Society of Architectural Historians, which created SAH Archipedia with University of Virginia Press, needs your support to maintain the high-caliber research, writing, photography, cartography, editing, design, and programming that make SAH Archipedia a trusted online resource available to all who value the history of place, heritage tourism, and learning.

, ,