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Ode to the West Virginia day trip


During the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, outdoor recreation in the Mountain State was booming, and it continues to grow. In the same vein, staycations for West Virginia residents increased in popularity. Many residents are looking to the state for vacation and recreation possibilities, including me, and one of my favorite pastimes is taking a day trip, especially to areas of the state I haven’t been to before.

A few weeks ago, my boyfriend had some time off work and I happened to have a lighter schedule (as a freelancer, each week looks a little different), so we decided to take a day trip.

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