She’ll have to say yes to these breathtaking proposals
For one of the most important questions in your life, you need a perfect location.
Wild, Wonderful West Virginia is filled with dazzling overlooks and picture-perfect pastures that are sure to take your future spouse’s breath away—but don’t worry, they will still be able to say yes!
Pop the question at one of these 7 spots:
1. Long Point Trail in Fayetteville
This trail is a short and easy walk to an overlook of the famous New River Gorge Bridge, so even if your spouse-to-be isn’t exactly the “outdoorsy” type, you can still pop the question in a truly jaw-dropping setting.
2. Bissonnette Garden at Oglebay Park
This re-creation of the famed turn-of-the-century park is the perfect place to pack a picnic and pop the question. From spring to late October, Oglebay’s Bissonnette Garden comes alive with different flowers each month. Pick your sweetheart’s favorite flower and make your proposal the stuff of legends.
3. Under the Stars at Seneca Rocks or Spruce Knob
Did you know that West Virginia has some of the best dark sky country east of the Mississippi? Pitch a tent in the breathtaking wilderness of the Potomac Highlands and present your partner with a rock that will make the stars envious.
4.Overlook at Blackwater Falls State Park
This porch overlook is the perfect post to plant a secret photographer for when you pop the question, and Blackwater Falls State Park’s unique amber waterfalls will make for amazing save-the-date cards.
5. Beauty Mountain in Fayetteville
Propose to a girl at sunset at Beauty Mountain, and she is sure to say yes. The setting sun illuminates the mountains of the New River Gorge, casting everything around you in a magical glow.
6. Coopers Rock State Park
This park has an overlook that might just have been built with proposals in mind. Coopers Rock’s large deck is perfect place to sneak in a photographer and capture the magical moment.
7.Hanging Rock Raptor Observatory
Is your one true love a bird lover? This raptor observatory has some of the best bird watching in the state. But, no matter what your darling’s feelings towards feathered friends are, the stunning panoramic view is sure to dazzle.
This post was last updated on October 19, 2017