Pipestem and Princeton
Pipestem Resort State Park is a great place to relax and enjoy nature at your own pace, during any season. It has a variety of activities and amenities that are sure to entertain the whole family. In addition, it is close to the town of Princeton, a bustling community rich in history. Along the way, you might even find a beautiful waterfall or two.
Stop 1 – Brush Creek
A local hangout that was recently acquired by the state park system, Brush Creek Falls is a day use park located a few miles from route 20 on a road full of curves and hills. Brush Creek Falls is a spectacular 25-foot waterfall that offers great photo opportunities.
Brush Creek Falls is a spectacular 25 foot waterfall located in a day use park. Come out to picnic a...DetailsAdd to favorites
Stop 2 – Pipestem
A beautiful resort offering everything from outdoor adventures to family fun to fine dining. Pipestem has cabins, tent and RV campgrounds, and two lodges. There is also an aerial tram, three restaurants and a snack bar, miniature golf, an 18-hole golf course, hiking, horseback riding, cross country ski trails, outdoor dramas, a nature center, and a lake. Oh, and some pretty spectacular views. Come for a day or stay for a week!
The park entrance is gated from 10pm-6am. Those staying on the premises are allowed to enter with a parking permit.
There is no cost to come enjoy the scenery, hiking, or nature center. There are fees for lodging, horseback riding, golf, and the aerial tram.
Pipestem Falls is a small, two tiered waterfall that sits along side route 20 a few miles north of P...DetailsAdd to favorites
M, Ed, BS, BSW, BA and AA degrees, 3000 students, pre-professional programs in medicine and law. Stu...DetailsAdd to favorites
Located in the Pipestem Resort State Park. Take a short hike up a paved path to a three story wooded...DetailsAdd to favorites
- Speedway, Athens, WV 24712
Showing double features on weekends from late spring to early fall at this throw-back drive in movie...DetailsAdd to favorites
The main lodge at Pipestem Resort State Park. Walk out onto the back porch for a spectacular view. B...DetailsAdd to favorites
A year-round resort with beautiful mountain views. Facilities include: 2 lodges, 26 cottages, 82 cam...DetailsAdd to favorites
On the side of the road before McKeever Lodge in Pipestem Resort State Park. There is another one p...DetailsAdd to favorites
Ribs, pulled pork, BBQ chicken and more. Located at Nostalgia Inn....DetailsAdd to favorites
Take the Aerial Tram down to the Bluestone River and the Mountain Creek Lodge. Visit the Mountain C...DetailsAdd to favorites
- True Rd, Pipestem, WV 25979
Constructed in 1852, Jordan's Chapel was the first frame church to be built in this area. Visitors a...DetailsAdd to favorites
Stop 3 – Princeton
One of Mercer County’s two cities, Princeton has a rich railroad history and a growing art scene. If you would like to explore more of the natural beauty of the area, Camp Creek State Park is just over 10 miles north of Princeton.
- Rt. 460, Princeton, WV 24740
Located next to the Princeton Tourist Information Center. Memorial lists Vietnam Veterans from Bland...DetailsAdd to favorites
The Princeton-Mercer County Railroad Museum is located in the historic district of East Mercer Stree...DetailsAdd to favorites
- 150 Harmon Branch Rd., Princeton, WV 24740
Modern multi-dealer antique mall offering fine antiques and collectibles. Certified appraisal servic...DetailsAdd to favorites
- 1606 W Main St, Princeton, WV 24740
Live music, soups, salads, sandwiches, desserts, specialty coffee and much more!...DetailsAdd to favorites
- 869 Mercer St, Princeton, WV 24740
Fine Art Gallery featuring the works of core artists within The RiffRaff Arts Collective. Photograph...DetailsAdd to favorites
Olympic-size pool with waterslide, picnic facilities, trails, gymnasium, playgrounds and skate park....DetailsAdd to favorites
- 2 Stafford Commons, Princeton, WV 24740
Performing and visual arts venue serving Southern WV and Southwest VA with rental, conference and ba...DetailsAdd to favorites
- 1823 Glenwood Park Rd., Princeton, WV 24740
Located off of Rt. 20 between Princeton & Bluewell. 55-acre lake, paddle boats, tennis courts, minia...DetailsAdd to favorites
Take time to drive down Mercer Street to see 34 professional artist murals. Park at the Princeton Pu...NEWSLETTERSign up to receive Visit Southern West Virginia's newsletter, full of information about what to see and do during your visit to the region, and our quarterly digital magazine, with interactive stories about the region.LATEST NEWS
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