The Canaan Valley area offers a wide variety of activities for you and your family during your visit.

Sankofa Massage

Sankofa is a symbol that translates to "go back and fetch it" and is often part of a broader pearl of wisdom that says "It is OK to learn from hindsight. Go back and get it!"  Our bodies communicate to us all of the time. If we don't heed its communication then it...

Dolly Sods Wilderness

Known for its rocky plains and its breathtaking scenery, Dolly Sods Wilderness is 17,371 acres of wilderness preservation. Located in Tucker, Randolph, and Grant Counties of West Virginia, Dolly Sods Wilderness offers plenty of opportunities for mountain biking,...

Blackwater Falls Sled Riding

Blackwater Falls State Park in Davis has the longest sledding run East of the Mississippi. The hill is groomed for sledding and there are sleds available for rent.

Blackwater Falls

Blackwater Falls State Park features amber-colored waters that plunges five stories then twist and tumble through an eight-mile long gorge.

Train Adventures

From the Cass Scenic Railroad, to the Mountain Explorer Dinner Train, and even the Polar Express at Christmas…Canaan Valley offers a wide variety of railway adventures!


Miles of water and fishing holes, offering plenty of fishing opportunities exist in Canaan Valley.

Horseback Riding

With miles of superior action riding, valley and forest trails, there are technically demanding mountain descents and trails on which to ride!

Smoke Hole Caverns

Magnificent formations are the results of millions of years of intricate processes and trillions of drops of mineral laden water seeping through the limestone bedrock which leaves trace mineral deposits that over millions of years creates spectacular stalactites, stalagmites, helictites, flow-stone, columns and dazzling multi-colored formations that you will see in the WV Underground.


Race with your friends down a 1,000 foot zipline, soaring 50 feet above the ski slopes!

Whitewater Rafting

Canaan Valley offers great opportunities for the excitement of white water rafting!

Skiing and Snowboarding

Choice of over 76 slopes and trails, seven lifts, a terrain and tubing park at two, nearby West Virginia ski resorts.

Seneca Rocks

Seneca Rocks is one of the best-known landmarks in West Virginia. These rocks have long been noted as a scenic attraction and are popular with rock climbers.

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