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Big waves (and big savings!) for your spring adventure

Big waves (and big savings!) for your spring adventure

March 26, 2018

Happy spring! With a new season comes big adventure in Southern West Virginia. The best adventure? Whitewater rafting on the...

Have a Happy Easter in Southern West Virginia!

Have a Happy Easter in Southern West Virginia!

March 16, 2018

Hop to it! Easter’s on its way, and we’ve got the scoop on everything to make this holiday one to...

Erin go bragh! Southern West Virginia’s St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

Erin go bragh! Southern West Virginia’s St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

March 12, 2018

Put on your green and get ready to party! St. Patrick’s Day is coming up - here’s how you can...

Rent a cabin, deep in Southern West Virginia: Twin Falls Resort

Rent a cabin, deep in Southern West Virginia: Twin Falls Resort

March 9, 2018

Escape to a world of pristine forests and starry nights. There’s a cabin waiting for you in one of Southern...

Earth and fire: SWV’s handmade pottery

Earth and fire: SWV’s handmade pottery

February 23, 2018

Made from earth and crafted by hand, pottery has undeniable appeal. It’s a popular art form in West Virginia, too....

7 fascinating facts about African American heritage in Southern West Virginia

7 fascinating facts about African American heritage in Southern West Virginia

February 22, 2018

Baseball team composed of Coal Miners in Welch, McDowell County, WV February is Black History Month, and southern West Virginia...

Feeling chilled? Warm up with handcrafted Appalachian spirits!

Feeling chilled? Warm up with handcrafted Appalachian spirits!

January 23, 2018

Cocktails ... photo: Smooth Ambler Spirits Facebook Pour yourself a glass of comfort this winter. From mountain whiskey to rum,...

Winterplace: Winter fun for all

Winterplace: Winter fun for all

January 16, 2018

Winterplace Ski Resort Photo: Molly Wolff Snow isn’t just for kids; it’s magical for adults, too! And at Winterplace Ski...

Golden days of yore: how Victorians celebrated Christmas

Golden days of yore: how Victorians celebrated Christmas

December 19, 2017

Christmas trees, Christmas cards, Christmas crackers— much of our merry holiday associations come from Bramwell, WV - photo courtesy of...

Got any New Year’s resolutions? Find ‘em in all 9 counties!

Got any New Year’s resolutions? Find ‘em in all 9 counties!

December 19, 2017

Where will you find your next adventure? Why stop at one resolution? Southern West Virginia has pulse-pounding adventures for the...