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Winter Hiking – Endless Wall Trail

March 1, 2019 1:41 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Stunning views of the New River Gorge Bridge and the steep sandstone cliffs that line the gorge make the Endless Wall Trail in Lansing one of the most notable trails in Southern West Virginia. Named the Best National Park Hike in USA Today’s Best Readers’ Choice contest in 2015, this trail is popular year-round. But, […]

Winter Hiking: Greenbrier River Trail

January 22, 2019 2:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Nestled among the mountains lies the Greenbrier River Trail, a 78-mile former railroad track that passes through numerous small towns and offers the perfect backdrop for a leisurely winter walk. The longest rail trail of its kind in West Virginia, the Greenbrier River Trail snakes along the river and crosses 35 bridges, travels through two […]

Winter Hiking Trail: Piney Creek Gorge

December 28, 2018 10:58 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Just a few steps away from the Beckley YMCA Soccer Complex is an unexpected trail system that offers amazing views to hikers, bikers and runners. The Piney Creek trail system has 10 miles of trails that wind through the woods and butts up to the edge of the Piney Creek Gorge. While this trail is […]

Southern WV Craft Brews to Warm Up Your Winter!

December 5, 2018 2:13 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Craft beer is having a moment, and Southern West Virginia is home to some incredible breweries! Warm up this winter with a locally sourced and crafted beer from these Southern West Virginia establishments. Bridge Brew Works Bridge Brew Works has been making beer in Fayetteville for years, and they aren’t slowing down. As one of […]

Winterplace: Winter Fun For All

January 16, 2018 11:48 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Snow isn’t just for kids; it’s magical for adults, too! And at Winterplace Ski Resort in Ghent, winter games have just begun. Peakside playtime With a base elevation of nearly 3,000 feet, Winterplace Ski Resort is Southern West Virginia’s premier winter destination. For one thing, it’s vast. More than 90 acres of skiable terrain carpet the mountains. […]

Driving in a winter wonderland … on an ATV!

January 31, 2017 4:49 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The best off-road trails in America are open, right here in Southern West Virginia! Most of Southern West Virginia is forest — a postcard opportunity if we’ve ever heard one, especially during winter. Take to the horizon on an ATV, and fill your day with stunning scenery, history and quirky destinations! Playtime is now in season. […]