Remember lazy childhood vacations? Maybe your family spent a day at the lake, cooler in tow. Or perhaps you rented a cabin and ate nothing but s’mores and hot dogs. This summer, why not recreate those memories? Join us as we celebrate Southern West Virginia’s parks — places where you can camp, explore, swim, and … Continue reading ReCreate those summer memories→
Most tourists don’t know about these splendid (but overlooked) New River Gorge panoramas. Plus, you can drive from one dazzling overlook to the next, all in one weekend. Easy! Sandstone Falls Imagine: 1,500 feet of frothing cascades and glistening black rocks. It’s a scene worthy of any painting, yet this spot sits off the beaten … Continue reading The best views you can have all to yourself→
A campground in Bluewell adds Lone Star seasoning to your weekend. Rustic hideaways, comfortable lodges and bison herds set the scene at Buffalo Trail Cabins. Grab your cowboy hat, partner — welcome to old Southern West Virginia! Home on the range Whether you’re bringing 11 relatives or just yourself for vacation, Buffalo Trail Cabins has … Continue reading The Old West is closer than you think→
Forgotten monuments and historic buildings sit just off the beaten path. Long Point, Nuttallburg, Sandstone Falls … it’s hard to resist another visit to places like these. But what about the remaining 70,000 acres in the New River Gorge? The next time you hike, consider going to parts (relatively) unknown; you might find a new … Continue reading What’s hidden deep in the New River Gorge?→
Celebrate the season’s most glorious feast day in style! Find out where to go for sunrise walks, fine dining, and egg hunts. Dawn’s early light At 876 feet above the New River Gorge, the scenery is spectacular. Forested mountains spread into the distance, water glistens far below, and crisp clouds seem close enough to touch. … Continue reading Add these Easter specials to your “basket”→
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