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Fall activities attracting more tourists to West Virginia than ever


FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. (WVNS) — Fall is the peak season for tourists who come to enjoy the sights of West Virginia. As the leaves are beginning to turn, one national park representative estimates that this year will be the busiest so far.

Dave Bieri, District Supervisor at New River Gorge National Park and Preserve, said that many travelers already called to ask about the fall foliage.
“Unfortunately you can never tell when the leaves will start changing. But October is usually the time when we see those leaves begin to change,” said Bieri.

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