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Come to West Virginia for your next family holiday


​​The great outdoors” isn’t just a stock phrase when it comes to West Virginia: it’s a very accurate description of what the state has to offer. So there’s no contest when deciding where to take the family on your next adventure: fresh air, astounding vistas and fantastic experiences await.

There are so many different ways to appreciate West Virginia's scenic surroundings. Start simply and venture out on foot, with a plethora of hiking trails available. One of the best for families is the Beartown State Park Loop; it’s an easy half a mile and the kids can wear themselves out zooming around the huge boulders that line the route.

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