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West Virginia destinations, parks and attractions

Are you going on a road trip to West Virginia, looking for tips about the destinations so you and your party can enjoy it, be comfortable and not spend a fortune?

Here are some of the top destinations in West Virginia and tips about visiting them

National parks and monuments in West Virginia

West Virginia State parks and historic sites

West Virginia Seasons, bugs, topography and climate

West Virginia is a mountainous and humid eastern state except for a marine modification in the eastern panhandle. ... Mean annual temperatures, reflecting latitude and elevation, range from about 56 °F (13 °C) in the south to 52 °F (11 °C) in the north and 48 °F (9 °C) in the most mountainous regions.

West Virginia Camping tips

  • Campgrounds: West Virginia has more than 1,500 campsites at 27 different state parks and forests. Be surrounded by forest views with tent camping at Audra State Park or Coopers Rock State Forest or hook up the RV at and relax lakeside at Beech Fork State Park. Looking for a uniquely West Virginia experience? Try yurt camping at Tomlinson Run State Park or stay overnight in the restored Thorny Mountain Fire Tower at Seneca State Forest.
  • Cabins: There are more than 350 cabins that vary in size and feature various accommodations. If you want a quiet getaway for two or a family vacation, we have just the cabin for you. Most cabins have modern amenities, while a few provide a rustic, off-the-grid experience. Different types of cabins are available at different parks across the system. Need help picking the perfect cabin? Give us a call at 1-833-WV-PARKS.
  • Lodges: WV has ten lodge parks with a wide range of indoor and outdoor activities and amenities.

There are both state parks and private campgrounds in West Virginia.