EXPERIENCE FALL IN WV STATE PARKS

Fiery colors and falling leaves mark the beginning of autumn. Brilliant fall foliage makes West Virginia’s state parks and forests some of the most popular autumn travel destinations on the East Coast. With drastic elevation differences from park to park, you can admire vibrant hues all season long. Visit during peak foliage times or travel the state chasing the fall glow as it spreads from the highlands in the north to the valleys of the southern coalfields. This lively season begs for outdoor excursions as you watch the colors change before your eyes.


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EXPERIENCE FALL IN WV STATE PARKS

Fiery colors and falling leaves mark the beginning of autumn. Brilliant fall foliage makes West Virginia’s state parks and forests some of the most popular autumn travel destinations on the East Coast. With drastic elevation differences from park to park, you can admire vibrant hues all season long. Visit during peak foliage times or travel the state chasing the fall glow as it spreads from the highlands in the north to the valleys of the southern coalfields. This lively season begs for outdoor excursions as you watch the colors change before your eyes.

Adventurer Challenges

Adventure awaits. To celebrate another season of adventures in West Virginia's state parks and forests, accept the challenge and participate in the West Virginia State Parks Ultimate Adventurer Challenge. Families with kiddos, join the challenge and participate in the West Virginia State Parks Junior Adventurer Challenge. Along the way, these challenges will lead you to new destinations and adventures within the West Virginia State Parks system.


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Blackwater Falls Sled Run

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Elk Management Tours

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Hatfield-McCoy Lodging

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