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Beckley, WV
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Moonrise walk hints at increased physical activity in southern W.Va.

Officials say a moonrise walk that attracted a record number of hikers to the New River Gorge in southern West Virginia last week could...

Construction on New River Gorge trail to Long Point set for...

Construction on the Long Point Trail—one of the most popular trails in the national park system in southern West Virginia—has been scheduled to close...
Hikers peer into a coke oven on New River

Saturday hike planned to “Island of Dead” on New River

The National Park Service has scheduled a four-hour hike Saturday, June 10, to the legendary Red Ash Island cemetery on the New River and...
Panorama of Canaan Valley

“Cool” June events beckon guests to Canaan Valley Resort

From a festival dedicated to avian species of the Alleghenies to a two-day celebration of native Irish road bowling, many "cool" opportunities beckon travelers to the...
Hikers visit falls at Beckley Mill, Beckley, Raleigh County

New trail to historic mill ruin to open Saturday in Beckley

Officials in Beckley, West Virginia, on Saturday will open a new hiking trail to provide access to the ruins of the mill established by...
Tram at Pipestem Resort State Park, Pipestem, WV, Summers County, Bluestone Region

9.5-mile hike planned at Pipestem state park May 27

Hikers up for a challenge are invited to join in a free 9.5-mile trek at Pipestem Resort State Park on May 27, part of the...