Best West Virginia Weekend Getaways and Day Trips

Top West Virginia Weekend Getaways and Day Trips
This list represents the most popular West Virginia Weekend Getaways and Day Trips. Use this list to plan your next West Virginia vacation. Select a state and/or an activity from the pull-down lists below to find even more top getaway ideas.
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1. Hot Springs, VA and White Sulphur Springs, WV Weekend Getaway
Like two fortresses standing sentinel over the dramatic Allegheny Mountains landscape, two sprawling resorts some 38 mi. apart stand ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Hot Springs, VA - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Washington, D.C.

2. Berkeley Springs, WV: Eternal Springs Weekend Getaway
In his famous anthem to West Virginia, John Denver described the Mountaineer State as “almost heaven. ”Well, after visiting Berkeley ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Berkeley Springs, WV - Quick Escapes: Philadelphia

3. Shepherdstown, Harpers Ferry, and Charles Town, WV Weekend Getaway
Today visitors enjoy driving through the quiet, country town of Shepherdstown to sense the presence of its history, especially in ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Charles Town, WV - Day Trips from Baltimore

4. Pipestem Resort State Park & New River Gorge: West Virginia Jewels Weekend Getaway
Once synonymous with coal mining, steel manufacturing, and gaping ecological destruction, West Virginia today is deservedly famous ...
Published by Insiders' Guide Beckley, WV - Quick Escapes: Washington, D.C.

5. Elkins and Canaan Valley: A Four-Season Paradise Weekend Getaway
The Monongahela National Forest, a gigantic wilderness area in West Virginia’s Allegheny Mountains, is home to some of the most magnificent ...
Published by Insiders' Guide Elkins, WV - Quick Escapes: Washington, D.C.

6. Blue Ridge Baseball: Bluefield, Lynchburg, Shenandoah Valley League Baseball Trip Family Vacation
The Blue Ridge Mountains are the stunning backdrop for several mountain ballparks, beginning with tiny Bluefield, West Virginia, where ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Bluefield, WV - Fodor's Baseball Vacations

7. Downstate West Virginia: A Taste of the Wild and Wonderful Weekend Getaway
Perhaps more than most trips in this book, this one serves up disparate destinations that could serve to inspire separate future trips. ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Fayetteville, WV - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

8. West Virginia Travel Information by Rough Guides Weekend Getaway
The people of West Virginia are only half joking when they call their state the Ireland of the US. Generally poor and almost entirely ...
Published by Rough Guides Charleston, WV - The Rough Guide to USA

9. The Amusement Parks of Virginia and West Virginia Weekend Getaway
This chapter describes these Virginia Amusement Parks: Busch Gardens, The Old Country, in Williamsburg, Motor World -- Your Place ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Williamsburg, VA - The Amusement Park Guide

10. Parkersburg, WV and Marietta, OH: Rollin' on the River Weekend Getaway
You can find your marbles—plenty of them—as well as unbelievably life-like dolls, antiques, and a riverboat captain’s dream just a ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Parkersburg, WV - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

11. The C&O Canal (Including Berkeley Springs, Harpers Ferry, WV and Cumberland, MD) Weekend Getaway
When the C&O Canal was built in the 1860s, water routes were an essential method to get goods from point A to B. Nowadays, the canal ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Berkeley Springs, WV - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Washington, D.C.

12. West Virginia's Panhandle: Along the Ohio River Weekend Getaway
When you’re looking for a weekend that’s off the beaten path, full of more hills than you’ll find in Ohio and a few hairpin curves ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Wheeling, WV - Quick Escapes: Cleveland

13. Lewisburg: West Virginia Highlights Weekend Getaway
One of the best weekend escapes imaginable is a visit to the historic town of Lewisburg, which is about a five-hour drive from Washington, ...
Published by Insiders' Guide Lewisburg, WV - Quick Escapes: Washington, D.C.

14. Wheeling and Moundsville, West Virginia Weekend Getaway
Wheeling, West Virginia, has a little bit of everything: gambling, culture, sports activities, shopping, and more. It calls itself ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Wheeling, WV - Day Trips from Columbus

15. National Parks of West Virginia Weekend Getaway
This chapter is an excerpt from the book "Guide to the National Park Areas: Eastern States" and contains National Parks, National ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Charleston, WV - Guide to the National Park Areas: Eastern States

16. West Virginia Travel Guide by Fodor's Weekend Getaway
This travel guide is a chapter on West Virginia excerpted from the book "Fodor's USA." It covers the entire state of West Virginia ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Charleston, WV - Fodor's USA

17. Potomac Highlands, West Virginia (Including Davis, Petersburg, & Monongahela National Forest) Weekend Getaway
The river that gained its fame by flowing past Mount Vernon and the nation’s capital originates high in the mountains of West Virginia. ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Petersburg, WV - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Washington, D.C.

 
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