The Official Website of the State of West Virginia

Plan an active escape to West Virginia


Imagine roaring along scenic trails on an all-terrain vehicle, crashing over waves in a whitewater raft, or ziplining among treetops high above a majestic gorge. 

Not imagine doing it all on the same trip, in the same place: a piece of country the call “Almost Heaven.”

West Virginia is a rugged beauty covered by mountains, rivers, gorges, cliffs and lakes -- features of natural wonder, but also a playground of action and adventure. Visitors are drawn from all over the world for the thrilling outdoor recreation here.

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