1124 Airport Rd.
Beaver, WV 25813
Phone: (304) 255-4222
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The Winterplace Ski Resort is a magnificent ski resort precisely sited in the city of Ghent in West Virginia. This resort is equipped with lifts, quad chairs and surface lifts; one can indulge in snow tubing, skiing and other fun activities here. For more details, check website.
The New River Gorge is a scenic river located to the southwest of West Virginia. The river has a diverse range of flora and fauna and a number of beautiful aquatic species. The spectacular location of the river makes it a popular outdoor destination. The New River Gorge Bridge which is located here was once the largest arch bridges in the world. The bridge along with its surrounding offers a breathtaking view to the visitors. River rafting, canoeing, fishing, camping, hunting, bird watching and picnicking are some of the activities that can be done here. The New River Gorge is a perfect place to unwind with family and friends.
Created in the year 1988, this site is a 10.5-mile (16-kilometer) stretch of the Bluestone River in West Virginia which is under a protected area called the Bluestone National Scenic River. The trail offers outstandingly-beautiful views and scenic pleasure. The place is not entirely accessible by road and would be challenging to reach. Entry is either through the Bluestone State Park at the downstream end or rides on the aerial tram at the upstream end. Hiking, fishing and hunting are major activities you can do here, along with seasonal kayaking facilities.
The Pipestem Resort State Park is an eminent State Park located in the southwestern part of West Virginia, precisely at the border of Summers and Mercer Counties. It is a mammoth park site and is occupies on a land cover of 4,050 acres (1,640 hectares). The site was erected and established in 1963, whilst public viewing was made available from 1967. The nature center at the park is a superb highlight of the site. The center is open throughout the year and promises to be a stellar visiting locate.
Set in the rocky mountains of West Virginia lies the Twin Falls State Park. It is an ideal location for all you nature lovers. The on-site lodge has 47 well-appointed rooms with all the amenities required for a comfortable stay. Some of the rooms have balconies with breathtaking views of the woods. It has a restaurant too though you can bring your own food. The resort has something for every member of the family. Activities like hiking, picnicking, biking can be carried out. Check website for reservations and more.
Located at the 370-acre (150 hectare) Hawks Nest State Park, River Nature Center offers children an interactive learning experience where they can learn all about the life forms in the New River Area in a manner that is as engaging as it is informative. Apart from observing displays, visitors can also interact with the nature center's in-house naturalist. The gift center is also nature-themed.