Plenty to do in Tucker, Upshur, and Lewis counties

April 30, 2015

Festivals, works of art from man and nature, fishing, horseback riding, and even ghosts present plenty of opportunities to get out and play for visitors traveling to the three north central West Virginia counties of […]


Enter to Win: Double getaway giveaway

April 22, 2015

This contest has ended. See our latest contest here. Enter to win one of two great getaways this month with Recreation News! This month, we’re giving away … A Wild Wonderful River Adventure in Harpers […]


Video: Harpers Ferry Adventure Park

April 20, 2015

Challenge, Fun, and Adventure await on the Harpers Ferry Adventure Park The 5 trail challenge course that makes up the Adventure Park covers 4 beautiful wooded acres. Each trail has approximately 12 challenge elements and zip […]


Three reasons to visit West Virginia this spring

March 22, 2015

Springtime in West Virginia brings three great reasons to visit: whitewater rafting, scenic train rides, and birdwatching. Special packages, events, and festivals surrounding these popular activities make vacation planning a snap for friends and families […]


Giveaway: A getaway for two in West Virginia

March 16, 2015

This contest has ended. See our latest contest here. Enter to win a two-night getaway for two to Capon Springs & Farms, an all-inclusive West Virginia Mountain Resort. Dine on homemade comfort food meals with […]


Cuddle up in a romantic cabin

February 2, 2015

The mountains of the Mid-Atlantic are dotted with cabins that are great retreats in the winter and spring. Choose your activity level, from skiing to cuddling before a fire, and you’ll find a cabin to […]


Stay warm and interactive at Regional Children’s Museums

January 28, 2015

With hands-on learning, STEM education enrichment, and the practical purpose of finding an activity inside, children’s museums are a great winter adventure. Here are some Mid-Atlantic children’s museums worth checking out:   For the Kids, […]


Head to the towns of the West Virginia Panhandle

January 13, 2015

They’re sprinkled across the northeast corner of West Virginia known as the Eastern Panhandle and offer great opportunities for small town shopping, an interesting Sunday drive, or a longer getaway. The five towns of Harpers […]