Best Egg Hunts This WeekendMarch 22, 2016
It’s Easter time, and Southern West Virginia is hopping! For prime egg hunting grounds, look no further than our own mountain meadows!
Our top 4 picks have acres of outdoor fun, activities, and scenery— perfect reasons to celebrate one of the year’s most beautiful holidays.
1. Pipestem Resort State Park
This forested spot will have its annual Easter egg hunt March 26 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Youngsters aged 1-12 can scavenge for hidden treasures on the Park Headquarters Lawn. Just make sure to bring your own basket!
Pipestem is also having a delightful Easter Sunday buffet held in the Bluestone Dining Room from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. March 27. Scrumptious dishes include ham, lamb, salmon, cream corn, potato side dishes, and various desserts.
2. Pipestem Spa and Event Center
For a relaxing weekend, head to Pipestone Spa and Event Center, where the celebrated Easter Bunny Brunch runs from 10 to noon and 1-3 p.m. March 26. Savor a traditional breakfast, complete with tea and juice. Have fun painting eggs, and meet the Easter Bunny, too!
Afterwards, the kids can gather goodies during a lively egg hunt, so don’t forget to bring a basket. Tickets are $25 per person.
3. Twin Falls Resort State Park
Head over to the sprawling ballfield at Twin Falls Resort State Park, where you can discover more than 1,000 eggs. Watch the kids hustle against spectacular mountain scenery and enjoy the delightful spring weather. Entry fees are only $1 per person. Mark your calendars for March 26 at 1 p.m.!
4. The Resort at Glade Springs
Looking for a lavish Easter? The Resort at Glade Springs has a sumptuous buffet and enormous egg hunt. Sit down in the Bright Ballroom at 11:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. for traditional fare like carved ham, salmon, and savory beef. At 1 p.m., the Easter Bunny will kick off the highly anticipated egg hunt.
Tickets are $36 for adults or $14 for kids 6-12. Children 5 and under are free. You can also get Easter package deals.
Which place are you going to visit?