Find Fall Getaways in Almost Heaven

When the air is a bit cooler and the trees are multicolored, it’s a great time to plan an Almost Heaven getaway in the mountains. Here are a few options for you, whether you’re interested in relaxing or taking on an adventure this fall:

Relaxing getaways

Sit back, relax, and let all the planning be done for you. At Capon Springs and Farms, your stay is all-inclusive and includes 4,700 acres of breathtaking scenery, fresh baked goods and healing spring water. For more information, visit Hampshire Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Oglebay Resort, located in Wheeling, features 54 cottages, four golf courses, spa, garden shops and more. If you’re interested in a luxurious getaway to calm your mind and relax, look no further.

Scenic train excursions

One of the best ways to experience the beautiful fall foliage is via a scenic train. Durbin and Greenbrier Valley Railroad has a number of train rides available that depart the depots of Elkins, Durbin, Cheat Bridge and Cass through December. The excursions often take you through beautiful hills and valleys only accessible via rail.

Thrilling adventure

People travel from all over to experience West Virginia’s thrilling adventures. Fly into Yeager Airport and it’s just a short drive to experience some of the best whitewater rafting in the world. ACE Adventure Resort, Adventures on the Gorge and River Expeditions are all offering 15 percent off a rafting trip to experience the rapids. For tips and more information on how to explore this gorgeous area visit the New River Gorge Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Visit Southern West Virginia Convention and Visitors Bureau.

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This post was last updated on September 9, 2019