Scenic Views & Endless Experiences

Fayette, Nicholas & Raleigh Counties

Explore the heart of Southern West Virginia. 

Home to exciting outdoor recreation opportunities and unique attractions, Fayette, Nicholas and Raleigh counties are a regional hub for adventure. 

Spend time exploring America’s newest national park – the New River Gorge National Park and Preserve. Hike or mountain bike through the park’s scenic trails, whitewater raft world-famous rivers, or reach new heights on a rock climbing excursion. Unwind in the evenings with one-of-a-kind shopping, dining and lodging options. 

And with West Virginia’s largest lake, premier golf courses, a renowned art and cultural center, historic museums and a diverse dining scene, this region is the ultimate summer destination. 

For more travel inspiration, check out our other regions – Historic Coalfields & Offroad Adventures and Timeless Towns & Farm Country. Request a free 2022 Travel Guide to start planning your getaway to Southern West Virginia.