When it comes to outdoor gear, you get a lot of extra value by shopping local: hometown shops share
One of West Virginia’s mountain rail trails sticks out above and beyond the rest when it comes to scenic beauty:
The New River Gorge in West Virginia is the East’s outdoor adventure central, but the excitement doesn’t stop when the
Mountwood Park outside Parkersburg has more than 50 miles of top-rated trails, with everything from traditional hiking to ATV excursions.
There’s a whole new way to discover one of West Virginia’s most popular regions: the Greenbrier Geocache Trail. Never
Sure, everyone loves Coopers Rock’s vistas. But there’s a ton more to explore at this unique park, too. That panorama
There’s so much wilderness and charm to bike through in Greenbrier County that 3 local bike shops are all
If you lean toward bike adventures with plenty of solitude and a side of history, then you’ll love Parkersburg, West
There’s no wrong way to travel through West Virginia. Even the interstate has incredible views of the diverse scenery that’s
Ever been bike touring? Grab your cycle-friendly camping gear and hit the mountain rail trails. West Virginia has more than
There’s more to Berkeley Springs than the soothing, historic mineral waters. The mountain-shrouded hamlet is also a hub for outdoor
Time outside is sweet, but time outside with the one you love is even sweeter. So power down your phone
Bike right from D.C. into natural beauty to explore history and charm along the path to Harpers Ferry and Shepherdstown.
Do you remember those “Choose Your Own Adventure” books from when you were a kid? Explore the wilderness that way
Like the railroad culture of a century ago, you’ll revel in the beauty of western Appalachia as you “steam” down
What if we told you it only takes the better part of a day to conquer some of Wild,
We’re going to let you in on a little secret— deep in West Virginia, there’s a prime destination for art
The West Virginia Mountain Bike Association’s (WVMBA) annual race series is one of the oldest of its kind in the
West Virginia is one of the best states in the nation for bikepacking. Monongahela National Forest, George Washington National Forest
If you often find yourself staring at the sky on a starry summer night, definitely plan a trip to Green
Charleston, WV, is not only the capital of the Mountain State, but also one of the nation’s capitals for cycling.
Soak in West Virginia’s rugged mountain beauty, without sacrificing the comforts of home at Stonewall Resort. This secluded retreat is
Hit the water or head to the trail to make the most of this picturesque lake and surrounding land. If
There is no shortage of wilderness in the Mountain State, so there are plenty of secluded hikes to get away
Deep in West Virginia’s Monongahela National Forest, a 34-mile long ridgeline juts prominently into crisp mountain air, with knife-edge cliffs
Take your youth group to the mountains for some wild, wonderful team building. Nothing brings a group closer than overcoming
The New River Gorge isn’t just for adrenaline junkies. It’s a great place for family vacations, too. The New River
If you crave beautifully wild terrain, adventure sports, live music and like-minded people, go ahead and put in for a
Mountain biking at Snowshoe is a lot like going to a big-kid amusement park. Instead of wooden and metal roller
As another wild, wonderful season comes to a close, there’s no better way to soak up the last of that
Are you ready to take on the best trail running and mountain biking races in West Virginia? It’s no secret
When it comes to cycling, these West Virginia cities know how to share the road. Pedal through town to
Feeling adventurous? Bring your friends along for the ride in West Virginia! It doesn’t matter if you’re a horse lover,
Need a getaway with just the guys? West Virginia’s got plenty to do, whether it’s rafting, hiking, biking or just
There’s nothing like camping in the mountains. This simple gear checklist well help you gather all the basics you’ll need
Get away from it all– traffic, crowds, even stoplights– in Monroe County, WV. Sometimes it is nice to step into
Living local is nothing new to West Virginia. Since colonial and frontier times, West Virginia has been marked by self-sufficiency
Technology is wonderful. But the truth is we all need time to unplug— especially kids. With access to their favorite
For a lot of us, learning to ride a bike was the first unabashed freedom that we experienced as
The Monongahela National Forest: nearly 1 million acres of breathtaking scenery and mountain recreation. The woodland wonderland covers the north
The historic town of Harpers Ferry is perhaps best known as the site of John Brown’s famous raid on the
Adventures are tucked into every nook and cranny of the Mountain State. Some you can enjoy together, but for others,
Nothing is better than a finely crafted microbrew after the rush of hugging mountains on 2 wheels all day long.
Whitewater rafting on the Cheat Canyon, Cheat Narrows, Big Sandy and the Tygart River. Rafting for families and adventure seekers.
Several ball parks, ice arena, etc.
Trail Running Along The Banks Of The Ohio River And Wheeling Creek. Call For More Information. This facility is included
LENGTH: 26 miles LOCATION: Durbin, Pocahontas County to Glady, Randolph County. PERMITTED USES: Hiking, Biking, Cross Country Skiing, Horseback Riding
Day-use park with fishing and picnicking. 18 miles of hiking and mountain bike trails.
Set in the rugged mountains of Southern West Virginia, Twin Falls Resort State Park is the ideal site for nature
The Lewisburg and Ronceverte Trail, currently under construction, runs along the former L|R Rail Road which ran between the towns
Campground located at juncture of beautiful Williams River and scenic Tea Creek. Each campsite has parking spur, picnic table, fire
Spanning 2,000 pristine acres and featuring a surrounding state park, Stonewall Resort offers endless recreational choices. Swimming, golf, and a
Come rent bicycles to ride on the nearby scenic C|amp;O Canal towpath or rent kayaks and canoes to paddle on
A year ’round facility with mountain vistas. Facilities include two lodges, 26 cottages, 82 campsites, two golf courses, mini-golf, gift
Bikes, skates, skis, snowboards, paddling, camping and climbing. Open Mon. 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., Tues. – Fri. 10 a.m.
Length: 29 total (4 mi. WV, 25 mi. PA) Surface: Packed sand Allowed Uses: Hike, Bike, Cross-country Ski, Equestrian Endpoints:
The Paint Creek Scenic Trail is a state designated scenic byway/backway. The Trail exists to encourage the understanding and enjoyment
The North Bend Rail Trail meanders within the boundaries of Wood, Ritchie, Doddridge and Harrison Counties, is a part of
Stretching 72 miles through 13 tunnels, rural countryside and several historic sites with mountain biking, hiking, horseback riding, buggy rides
Description: Outdoor Recreation Retailer And Equipment Rental Specialist. Mountain Bikes, Canoes, Kayaks, Paddle Boats And Jon Boats Are Available For
Season: April 15 – November 1. Campsites: 18 Tent, 81 Trailer Sites. Location: Volcano, WV. 81 paved campsites: water, electricity,
Private Cabin Rental. Sleeps 6. Walking distance to Summersville Lake. Minutes from rafting, dining, trails, etc. 6 person hot tub.
All seven cabins are fully furnished with everything you need for an overnight stay or an extended vacation. Imagine a
U.S. Forest Service Office is located in the Monongahela National Forest and home of the Northern Research Station. This facility
Information on activities at Monongahela National Forest can be found at the Supervisor’s Office at this location. This facility is
Moncove Lake State Park is tucked away among the hills on the southeastern edge of the state. Located in the
The Midland Trail stretches border to border across West Virginia, following U.S. Route 60 from Kenova at the Kentucky border
1897 Queen Anne Victorian Manor, located on 33 acres in southern WV. Family friendly, with Wi-Fi, Disc Golf, hiking and
End of the Mason-Dixon Line. Two pavilions, amphitheater, playground, ball courts, dining room, museum, gift shop.
Little Beaver State Park is a 562-acre day-use park that features many outdoor recreational opportunities. At the center of the
Experience some of the best whitewater rafting in the east on the mighty Cheat River. The largest uncontrolled watershed in
For reservations call 877-444-6777 or visit . Campsites: 105 tent or trailer sites. Boating, hiking, fishing, hunting. Location: i-64, exit
This facility is included in “A Guide to Accessible Recreation in West Virginia.” Please check the Guide or the site
Jennings Randolph Lake offers extensive recreational opportunity with 952 acres and more than 13 miles of shoreline for picnics, camping,
Overnight facilities open from first Friday in April to last weekend in November. Swimming pool and activities building open from
The Greenbrier River Trail, operated by West Virginia State Parks, is a 77 mile (120 kilometer) long former railroad, now
Bicycle shuttles, tours, rentals and repairs. Greenbrier River trail, indoor cycle studio, personal training, outdoor cycle school, plus opportunities for
Fly and Tie is a camping site at the Grant County Airport. Private planes fly in, park in a field,
Bicycle sales and service Servicing all brands Serving Upshur,Barbour, Lewis Randolph ,Webster and Harrison Counties Bike routes and Trail information
Pets allowed, ac, cable TV, refrigerators and microwaves. Five rooms with beautiful views of Elk River. Children under 10 years
Named for the phantom women Zeus created from mist and light, Eidolon Nature Preserve in Morgan County features dense mountaintop
Located on Main Street (8th Ave) in Marlinton, the Dirt Bean provided a healthy alternative to fast, casual dining. Specialty
A scenic 19-mile rail-trail that joins the Caperton and Mon River Trails in Morgantown, WV. This trail parallels Scenic Byway
695 Acres of lush scenery.|nbsp; Hiking |amp; picnicking areas surround the 30 acre lake.|nbsp; Tent sites with cement pads, picnic
The Cranberry Mountain Lodge is one of the most unique lodging experiences in the U.S. Located at 4,000 feet elevation
Welcome to our old-time general store. bike shop and visitors information center at Country Trails Bikes, LLC/The Cairo Supply Co.,
Social non-profit organization specializing in cycling in the northern part of WV.
Hiking Trails With Varied Species Of Trees, Shrubs And Wild Flowers. Some old-growth forest. Good birding. Superb wild flowers in
Coopers Rock State Forest is a multipurpose area. The park’s main attraction is the beautiful overlook of the Cheat River
Located 10 minutes from downtown Charleston, the park includes over a thousand acres of woodland, hiking and biking trails, a