7 WV state parks to visit when you need a getaway with your animal companion
With hundreds of miles of trails and dozens of mountain streams to splash in, West Virginia’s state parks and forests are a great place to visit when you’re traveling with your pet. Never taken your dog on a trip? You’re missing out! Many of our parks and forests offer pet-friendly cabins, cottages and lodge rooms. Pet-friendly accommodations are popular, so call before you visit to make sure lodging is available. Here are seven parks to visit with your pet.
Dogs that love water will be in heaven at Beech Fork State Park, where the whole lake is a playground. Get back to nature at Chief Logan State Park, where fields of wildflowers offer interesting things to sniff. Or explore the stone ruins of the old grist mill at Valley Falls State Park.