Destinations

In the heart of Canaan Valley

June 8, 2017

The snow that West Virginia’s Canaan Valley is famous for may be a bit unpredictable, but the arrival of spring and summer bring a freshness to the mountain air and a multitude of opportunities to […]

Destinations

3 great ways to enjoy the Cheat River

June 7, 2017

Hold on — the rapids come quick and fast on sections of the river deep within the Cheat Canyon.  This whitewater adventure features Class III, IV, and V rapids on the spectacularly beautiful Cheat River […]

Destinations

Farm fresh at 4 Martinsburg area markets

June 4, 2017

Hunting and gathering might have been a necessity for our ancestors, but today, tracking down farm-fresh foods has never been more fun. And Berkeley County, W.Va., about 90 minutes from Baltimore and Washington, D.C., is […]

Civil War

It’s time to visit Harpers Ferry again

May 26, 2017

In 1785, Thomas Jefferson noted that “… the passage of the Patowmac through the Blue Ridge is one of the most stupendous scenes in nature.” His words ring just as true today in the place […]

Destinations

Try riding and relaxing in welcoming Hardy County

April 27, 2017

Motorcycle rides — plus a hand of poker, a little music, and some camping — are warm-weather pastimes in Hardy County, W.Va., a neck of the woods that’s welcoming to residents and visitors alike. Folks […]

Destinations

7 ways to park yourself in Morgantown

April 24, 2017

Spring is here, and one of the loveliest small cities to visit in springtime is Morgantown, W.Va., perhaps best known as the home of West Virginia University. What makes this town so special for outdoor […]