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This spot in the West Virginia mountains has become a shopping and dining destination


Pocohontas County, West Virginia, is known for exhilarating outdoor adventure and comes with a side of Appalachian hospitality, stargazing, and the best maple syrup around.
The drive to Pocahontas County from Virginia winds through the George Washington National Forest, nicknamed Little Switzerland, along the Highland Scenic Highway. Expect to navigate switchbacks and be rewarded with stunning overlooks.
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