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 […]

Fall

Fishing opportunities abound in West Virginia

March 17, 2017

Mid-Atlantic anglers find West Virginia to be the wilderness nearby. Called the “Mountain State,” West Virginia offers more than 20,000 miles of streams and more than 100 public fishing lakes. From family vacations to expeditions […]

Destinations

Waterfall Wednesday: Valley Falls State Park, W.Va.

February 8, 2017

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, we’re visiting Valley Falls State Park in West Virginia. State: West Virginia Location: Valley Falls State Park There are four waterfalls at Valley […]