West Virginia - Wild and Wonderful

About West Virginia

West Virginia is noted for its mountains and diverse topography, its historically significant logging and coal mining industries, and its political and labor history. It is one of the most densely karstic areas in the world, making it a choice area for recreational caving and scientific research.


West Virginia is full of opportunity for any business with a growing economy and a highly dedicated workforce. Whether you are running an existing business or thinking of starting a new business you can find all of the information you need throughout this business section.


West Virginia is fortunate to have a tremendous education system with a high standard of excellence. Please use the information provided here to learn more about the wealth of educational opportunities in our great state.


West Virginia is home to one of the finest workforces in the country based on our hard work and commitment to quality. Whether you are looking for new job opportunities, enhancing your job skills or researching future employment trends you can find all of the information you need throughout this employment section.


West Virginia offers the perfect balance of a rural and urban setting that suits a variety of lifestyles. This is a state where you can go whitewater rafting in the morning, go to an art exhibit in the afternoon and attend a concert in the evening. Whether you just moved to the Mountain State or your family has been here since it was founded, you are part of our community.


Maintaining proper health is vital to ensuring the highest quality of life possible. West Virginia strives to provide one of the best health care systems in the country that is affordable and available to all residents of the state. This section contains numerous resources to assist you in accessing the health care services provided in the state.


Exhilarate in the lasting beauty and natural wonder scattered throughout West Virginia. From unmatched outdoor recreation to world-class resorts, breathtaking scenery and a variety of cultural and historic attractions, West Virginia is an ideal spot to plan your next adventure. Discover for yourself what makes West Virginia wild and wonderful.

 First Tee Program at Canaan Valley State Park Encourages Youth Golf Play, July 27-28, 2013

DAVIS, W.Va. - Canaan Valley Resort State Park Golf Course will host a First Tee program Saturday and Sunday, July 27-28, 2013, for children ages 5-14 interested in learning the lifetime sport of golf. Class size is limited and there is a fee of $30 per person for the two-day program. Age-based classifications are Little General Juniors (ages 5-7) and The First Tee (ages 8-14) Contact Canaan Valley Resort golf pro shop to register or with any questions, 304-866-4121 x92632.

About The First Tee Program
The First Tee West Virginia is a chapter of an international youth development organization, introducing the game of golf and its inherent values to young people. Through this program, young people discover how skills essential to success on a golf course can also help them flourish in life. The First Tee has helped shape the lives of young people from all walks of life by teaching values like integrity, respect and perseverance.

To learn more about The First Tee, visit www.thefirsttee.org. Golf Events scheduled at Canaan Valley Resort are online at http://canaanresort.com/championship-golf/golf-events/

Contact Information

Sherri Harold – Pro Shop Manager, Canaan Valley Resort
304-866-4121 x 92632