West Virginia is an eastern state in the United States offering mountainous terrain, historic battle sites, national parks, outdoor adventures and worlds of fun for a family holiday. Those who enjoy outdoor adventures will love hiking along the Appalachian Trail, visiting the visitor center at the Nature Conservancy or going whitewater rafting at the New River Gorge National Park and Preserve. Folks looking for historic luxury can enjoy the spa and casino at the iconic 1778 resort The Greenbrier. Winter-sports lovers can set up camp at the Snowshoe Mountain Resort or Canaan Valley ski resort.

    A historic train ride through Cass Scenic Railroad State Park allows you to see unspoiled wilderness in comfort. At the quirky Mothman Museum, visitors will explore exhibits dedicated to a local cryptozoology icon. For family fun, head for one of the state’s water parks or amusement parks like Camden Park, Water Ways, JayDee’s Family Fun Center, Wild Water Express or ACE Adventure Resort.

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