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Fresh, crystal-clear mountain lakes and peaceful, flowing rivers make the perfect backdrop for swimming, boating, fishing, kayaking and canoeing adventures. With beautiful lakes, rivers and streams spanning throughout the state, there’s no shortage of fun on the water in West Virginia. Enjoy fun in the sun, lakeside relaxation and epic fishing excursions in Almost Heaven.

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Life at the lake: These 5 West Virginia spots are perfect for summer

Have you ever had one of those days spent on the lake when everything just seems perfect? Sun-kissed skin, playing in the water, lounging on...

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Discover Stunning Lakes Over 48 Hours in the Mountain Lakes Region

Stonewall Jackson, Stonecoal, Summersville, Sutton and Burnsville—you will need more than 2 days to fully experience all the stunning lake...

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Pristine Waters. Peaceful Tranquility. West Virginia is a true paradise for anglers.

Almost Heaven provides incredible fishing opportunities for all anglers. From the pristine waters of Summersville Lake to the scenic Cranber...

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Get on the Water in Almost Heaven

You don’t need your own equipment to have fun on the water: jet skis, paddle boards, kayaks and boats. Instead, Almost Heaven has them all...

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